Download our FREE eBook, You Can Master Raw!

Download our FREE eBook, You Can Master Raw!

In this free downloadable guide, we’ll show you how to get the most out of Adobe Camera Raw’s superb tools. And we’re not just talking simple tweaks either. You can use ACR to create a range of effects from HDR to hand-colouring.

Sigma 18-300mm f/3.5-6.3 DC Macro vs Nikon AF-S DX 18-300mm f/3.5-6.3G: which is the best travel zoom lens?

Sigma 18-300mm f/3.5-6.3 DC Macro vs Nikon AF-S DX 18-300mm f/3.5-6.3G: which is the best travel zoom lens?

A superzoom lens is useful when you need to travel light with your D-SLR. 
In this head-to-head comparison, the team at the Nikon magazine N-Photo take a look at how a classic Nikon lens and its Sigma equivalent compare…

Photo Recipes: Scott Kelby’s killer one-light portrait setup

Photo Recipes: Scott Kelby's killer one-light portrait setup

In his 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 favourite images. This month Scott explains how to get a pro-level look to your portraiture without resorting to complex lighting, using just a simple one-light portrait setup.

Win a Fujifilm X100T! Enter the #Streetlife photography competition (sponsored post)

Clifton Cameras #Streetlife photo competition entry: Darren Athersmith

Fancy winning a Fujifilm X100T and a street photography trip to Paris? Enter the #Streetlife photo contest from Clifton Cameras.

6 white balance mistakes photographers make (and how to avoid them)

6 white balance mistakes photographers make (and how to avoid them)

A camera’s white balance is designed to help you produce images that have colours that match those you saw at the time of the shoot. Get it wrong and your images will look flat and lifeless, or even worse have a horrible colourcast, get it right and you’re a happy bunny.

Let’s take a look at some of the mistakes that photographers make regularly with white balance.

Free wedding poses cheat sheet: 9 classic pictures of the bride and groom

Free wedding poses cheat sheet: 9 classic pictures of the bride and groom

Shooting wedding portraits of the bride and groom is one of the most challenging tasks of any wedding photographer, whether you’re a seasoned hand or its your first time. In this free photography cheat sheet we illustrate 9 classic wedding poses and explain how to capture them.

3 ways to photograph a spiral staircase more creatively

How to photograph a spiral staircase: the spinorama

Spiral staircases have long been a staple of architectural photography. In this tutorial we’ll show you three quick and easy techniques to photograph them more creatively.

Photos from Digital Camera’s Extreme Exposure road trip

Photo by Ben Brain. Nikon D810 with 24mm f/1.4 lens; 30 sec at f/13, ISO 64, +0.33 EV

In Digital Camera 166, on sale from 19th June 2015, Ben Brain and James Paterson go on a photo adventure to the epic landscapes of Iceland. In their stories in the issue, you’ll learn about long-exposure techniques and the affordable gear you need; and about how to plan your very own photo trip, with tips… Continue reading

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Creative portrait ideas: how to launch powder paint for colourful portraits

Creative portraiture: how to launch powder paint for colourful portraits

In this creative portrait photography tutorial we’ll show you how to launch powder paint at your subjects to create bold, colourful portraits with plenty of punch.

Pentax K-S2 review

Pentax K-S2 review

Pentax K-S2 review: Pentax’s new DSLR offers some impressive specs, but is it enough to catch Canon and Nikon?