Want to create attention-grabbing shots with ease? Try using this simple zoom burst technique. Zoom bursts are achieved by twisting the zoom ring during a long exposure. The change in focal length creates streaks of colour and light that seem to burst from the centre of the frame. It’s an effect normally associated with sports… Continue reading
Fresh off the heels of their announcements last week, Sony has revealed it will add user selectable Compressed and Uncompressed 14-bit raw image capture to the Sony A7S II and Sony A7R II.
With two different camera mounts and two different sensor sizes, plus a camera brand name change in 2013, there’s some confusion about which Sony lenses can be used on which cameras. Fear not, here’s everything you need to know about Sony lens compatibility, along with an explanation of Sony camera types.
When you don’t have your camera gear with you, or you just want to travel light and take photos unobtrusively, a smartphone camera makes the perfect choice. But this can mean you have to compromise in terms of performance or image quality as a result. Or do you? The Sony Xperia Z5 promises to shake… Continue reading
Become a master of professional portrait lighting with these 24 essential studio lighting set-ups. Our free portrait lighting guide offers everything you need to know to get set up, plus illustrations of the effects.
Turn the world upside-down as we show you how to replicate reality by photographing reflections and then flipping the image on its head.
Who needs Photoshop! If your camera has a ‘Multiple Exposure’ option, it’s easier than ever to get creative with your portraits. Here are a trio of quick techniques you can use to create in-camera multiple exposures.
Sure, our DSLR or system camera is the ideal choice, but there’s a reason the iPhone is the world’s most popular camera. The best camera is the one you have on you, and with our smartphones in our pockets more often than our DSLR, it’s worth noting some of the intriguing new features introduced in the new iPhone 6s camera.
Sony updates its video and low-light Alpha 7-series CSC with internal 4K recording, better noise control and improved autofocusing. Find out our head of testing’s first impressions in her Sony A7S II hands-on review.
As the world gets to grips with the worst refugee crisis since the Second World War, the humanitarian aid organisation The International Rescue Committee sent its photographer Tyler Jump to visit one of the migrant camps at Lesbos.