Creative Photoshop ideas: how to merge portraits with graphics for fantastic effects

    | Photoshop Tutorials, Tutorials | 14/07/2014 00:01am
    Creative Photoshop ideas: how to combine portraits with graphics for fantastic effects

    In our latest Photoshop Elements tutorial we show you how to merge portraits with some of the free graphics that come with the software to make creative, surrealist images.

    This Week in Photography – news from 7-13 July

    | News | 13/07/2014 10:00am
    Olympus PEN E-PL6: price, specs, release date revealed

    Welcome to our weekly photography news round-up, with the stories that matter to serious photographers.

    Lee Little Stopper filter review

    | Accessories, Reviews | 13/07/2014 00:01am
    Lee Little Stopper filter review

    The Big Stopper has been a staple of landscape photographers everywhere. Is Lee’s new filter, the Lee Little Stopper just as good? Find out in our review.

    The REAL definition of bad photography

    | News | 12/07/2014 17:00pm
    The REAL definition of bad photography

    Former editor of our print magazine, Geoff Harris, paints pictures with words, waxes lyrical and intermittently blows his top in his new column. In his debut he ponders the true definition of ‘bad’ photography.

    Behind the Image: Andrea Denniss on natural light and inspirational moments

    | News | 12/07/2014 11:00am
    Behind the Image: Andrea Denniss on natural light and creating inspirational moments

    Sometimes a spectacular image happens when you least expect it. Andrea Denniss explains how when the perfect light, model and idea come together something magical takes place.

    10 summer photography tips to get you creative in the warmer months

    | Landscape, Photography Tips | 12/07/2014 00:01am
    10 summer photography tips to get you creative in the warmer months

    Being outside with your camera in the warmer months just feels so good. If you’re struggling to come up with creative ideas during summer, however, our friends and guest bloggers at Photoventure have a few summer photography tips that might help.

    Outdoor photography: how to make the most of golden hour light

    | Landscape, Photography Tips | 11/07/2014 00:01am
    Outdoor photography: how to make the most of golden hour light

    There’s no better time of day to shoot outdoor photography than during the golden hours. In this quick guide we’ll share some of our best golden hour photography tips and tricks, as well as advice on balancing exposures with bright skies and more.

    Lightroom tips: how to import, organise and add metadata to your photos

    | Tutorials | 10/07/2014 00:01am
    Lightroom tips: how to import, organise and add metadata to your photos

    Discover how to take your first steps with Lightroom and explain how to import photos in Lightroom 5, how to add metadata and then organise your images into collections.

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    | Competitions, News | 09/07/2014 15:45pm
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    Nikon metering patterns: what are matrix, centre-weighted and spot modes?

    | Photography Tips | 09/07/2014 00:01am
    Nikon metering patterns: what are matrix, centre-weighted and spot modes (and when should you use them)?

    What are Nikon’s matrix, centre-weighted and spot metering modes (and when should you use them)? In this quick tutorial written by our friends at the Nikon magazine N-Photo you’ll find out everything you need to know about Nikon metering patterns.

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