Best budget camera: 6 top options under £350 / $450

Away from the cutting edge, there are bargains aplenty to choose from. In this group test we assess the most tempting camera body and kit lens combinations for less than £350 / $450 to find the best budget camera for your money.

Away from the cutting edge, there are bargains aplenty to choose from. In this group test we assess the most tempting camera body and kit lens combinations for less than £350 / $450 to find the best budget camera for your money.

Photo Recipes: Scott Kelby explains how to shoot striking portraits using a single light

Photo Recipes: Scott Kelby explains how to shoot striking portraits using a single light

In a new series in Digital Camera magazine and Digital Camera World, the legendary Scott Kelby reveals some of the behind-the-scenes secrets of some of his greatest images. This month Scott explains how he set up two distinctive portraits with just one strobe light.

Save over 55% on PortraitPro 12 portrait retouching software (Advertising Feature)

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Anthropics is offering Digital Camera World readers an extra 10% off its award-winning PortraitPro retouching software – that’s on top of the 50% OFF winter sale now on. To claim your special offer, head to www.PortraitPro.com and use the code DCWEXTRA55 to save an EXTRA 10% on the discounted £24.95 sale price (normally £49.90). PortraitPro… Continue reading

Spring photography tips: how to photograph flowers in the wild

Final spring photography tips for photographing wild flowers

Taking pictures of flowers in a controlled environment such as still life photography, or even in the confines of your garden is one thing. But learning how to photograph flowers in the wild presents a whole number of new challenges. In this quick guide we show you how to think about the light and how to experiment with the look and feel of your pictures.