Strutting singers, pounding axe-men and dancing revellers all present an alluring spectacle for the aspiring music photographer, but how do you approach your first live music event? In this tutorial on festival photography we’ll show you in-depth how to photograph live music and get stunning results.
In this quick video guide we show you how to start thinking about colour in photography at the composition stage. We’ll explain complementary and clashing colours, how to make the most impact and how to fine-tune your compositions.
You’ve probably noticed the rise of the selfie stick if you’ve visited any kind of tourist attraction in the past few months. These increasingly ubiquitous apparatus are loved and hated in almost equal measure, but it’s hard to deny the usefulness of the selfie stick for capturing the ultimate self-portrait. Here we test four of the best ones available.
Wacom is set to inspire photographers and photo artists around the world through its new ‘Create more’ campaign. The team behind the innovative Intuos Pro range of pen tablets is launching a dedicated website as well as running a generous special offer designed to help enthusiasts create even more with their imagery. Sign up for… Continue reading
In this quick video guide, our head of testing, Angela Nicholson, takes the Panasonic G7 into the photo studio to take a look at the new options available, and tests the new Panasonic camera’s 4K burst (start/stop) mode.
In the latest instalment of his ongoing series, Scott Kelby explains how careful attention to detail made all the difference to this boxing photo, which he shot on location with two lights. Below he explains how he created atmosphere in an ordinary gym setting.
Should you use autofocus or manual focus? The truth is, there are times when one or the other is more advantageous. In this quick guide we explain when to use manual focus, and when to avoid it.
In this long exposure tutorial we demonstrate how to create a cool light-trail photo with your mobile phone.
After you’ve been shooting with your Canon APS-C-format DSLR and kit lens for a while you’re likely to start hankering after another lens or two. But with so many options available it can be hard to decide which to choose. We’ve compiled a list of some of the best Canon lens options for APS-C-format EOS cameras to help you extend your creative potential.
Do you have a great street shot or urban photograph? If so, you could be in with a chance at winning a photo trip to an exotic location abroad.