The weasel woodpecker photo: the REAL story of how the photographer got the shot!

The weasel woodpecker photo: the REAL story behind how the photographer got the shot!

We’ve got the REAL story behind the incredible ‘weasel woodpecker’ photo that’s been a viral sensation on websites and across social media worldwide.

Our friends at the Canon magazine PhotoPlus interviewed the man behind the shot, amateur photographer Martin Le-May. You’ll never believe how he captured his amazing image of a weasel riding a woodpecker…

Night photography ideas: how to make a light dome effect using an old bike wheel

Night photography ideas: how to make a light dome effect using an old bike wheel

Try a different kind of light painting with one of our favourite night photography ideas! In this tutorial we’ll show you how to apply a bit of DIY photography ethos and create a beautiful light dome effect from an old bike wheel…

Zenfolio sets the photo industry bar for outstanding customer support (Sponsored)

Zenfolio sets the photo industry bar for outstanding customer support (Sponsored)

The photo hosting and e-commerce platform, Zenfolio, is known for its superb service in providing photographers of all levels with a professional, elegant website that’s simple to build and partnering with only the best-quality labs and products around the world. But did you know that Zenfolio has won awards for its above-par customer service?

10 things you may not know about your camera (but probably should)

5 Change lenses under cover

If you think a cursory read of your camera manual is all you need to know, then think again. There are many hidden power features inside that you often forget are there, and when somebody points them out it’s something of a revelation. With this in mind here is a reminder of some must-know camera tips and not-necessarily-obvious time savers and tweaks….