Natural light photography: how to find the right angle for your shot

How to shoot natural light photography in challenging conditions: step 6

Know how to work the angles and you can turn a difficult lighting situation to your advantage. We explain how the world can be your studio in this natural light photography tutorial.

How to use continuous mode to shoot static subjects

How to use continuous mode to shoot static subjects: step 3

In this tutorial we show you how to enjoy a burst of speed and use your camera’s continuous shooting mode to shoot static subjects.

Abstract photography: how to capture reflections in oil and water

How to photograph still life reflections: step 2

In this quick tutorial we show you how to create amazing abstract images by photographing reflections in oil and water.

​Autofocus points explained: how to suit your subject and aid composition

How to use the autofocus points on your DSLR: step 3

In this tutorial we explain how to use your the autofocus points on your DSLR to suit your subject and aid your composition.

Getting better exposures: handheld light meter vs camera metering

Getting better exposures: Handheld light meter vs camera metering

Why would you use a handheld light meter when your DSLR has a metering system built in? Because Incident light readings can make light work of tricky subjects.

Creative portrait ideas: how to use EL-wire for coloured flame effects

Creative portrait ideas: how to use EL-wire for coloured flame effects

One of our favourite creative portrait ideas is also cheap and easy to achieve. In this tutorial we’ll show you how to create spooky sci-fi portraits by using EL-wire for coloured flame effects

How to shoot a digital infrared image

How to shoot a digital infrared image

Once you’ve converted your camera, here are the steps you need to take to shoot your first digital infrared image.

How to use a graduated filter… the wrong way round!

How to use a graduated filter… the wrong way round for creative effects!

In this quick tutorial we show you how to use a graduated filter the wrong way round when shooting sunsets to create even more striking effects.

Waterfall pictures: how to find, set up and shoot moving water

Waterfall photography: how to find, set up and shoot moving water

Capture stunning waterfall photography with our step-by-step guide to exposure, motion blur and more…

Camera exposure tricks: the quickest way to rescue over- and under-exposure

Camera exposure tricks: the quickest way to rescue over- and under-exposure

Do your images turn out too dark or too light? We show you the quickest and easiest way to put them right… using your camera’s exposure compensation feature.