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    | Competitions, News | 09/07/2014 15:45pm
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    You read that right. You could be in with a chance of winning a brand-new Canon EOS 70D simply by signing up for our FREE newsletter! Enter via the form inside…

    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.

    Wedding Photography: the first-timer’s guide to getting it right

    | Photography Tips, Weddings | 08/07/2014 00:01am
    Reportage wedding photography tips

    Shooting wedding photography for the first time is an exciting, but nerve-wracking experience. This guide is designed to help you avoid the pitfalls and produce images that the bride and groom will love.

    Photoshop scatter effect tutorial: download our FREE brushes and textures

    | Photoshop Tutorials, Tutorials | 07/07/2014 00:01am
    Photoshop scatter effect tutorial: download our FREE brushes and follow along!

    In this tutorial we’ll show you how to use brushes and masks to transform a portrait with eye-catching Photoshop scatter effects.

    This Week in Photography – news from 30 June to 6 July

    | News | 06/07/2014 00:01am
    Apple Aperture 3.4.3 Review - performance

    Welcome to the latest instalment of our weekly photography news section, with the stories that matter to serious photographers, along with pithy comment and insightful analysis.

    Behind the Image: Damien Demolder on decisive moments and fortune telling

    | News | 05/07/2014 12:00pm
    Smoking at the Bank – Tonal contrast for emphasis

    Sometimes a spectacular image happens when you least expect it. Damien Demolder explains how playing the active fortune teller and being in the right place with the right camera settings can create a single cohesive moment.

    6 things you didn’t know about focusing, but probably should

    | Photography Tips | 05/07/2014 00:01am
    How to set up your macro water drop scene: live view focusing

    How well do you know your digital camera’s focusing system? Here are some focusing facts that may surprise you

    Camera lenses: 8 questions you’ve been dying to ask other photographers

    | Photography Tutorials, Tutorials | 04/07/2014 00:01am
    Camera lenses: 8 questions you've been dying to ask other photographers

    Learn more about how camera lenses work and how to fix common problems with this detailed primer.

    Macro water drop photography: how to capture colour abstract close-ups at home

    | Macro, Photography Tips | 03/07/2014 00:01am
    Macro water drop photography: how to capture colour abstract close-ups at home

    Drops of water make beautiful macro subjects – they’re attractive, they refract light into interesting patterns and they’re available at the turn of a tap! And water drop photography is also quite easy to do! With good technique, attention to detail and the right kit, you can set your images apart from the crowd.

    Nikon D810 vs Canon EOS 5D Mark III comparison: full-frame DSLRs go head to head

    | Reviews, SLRs | 02/07/2014 00:01am
    Nikon D810 vs Canon 5D Mark III comparison: full-frame DSLRs go head-to-head

    Is the Nikon D810 the camera that the D800/E should have been, and how does it shape up against the Canon 5D Mark III? Find out in our latest Nikon vs Canon comparison.

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