Camera lens vs human eye: free photography cheat sheet

Camera lens vs human eye: free photography cheat sheet

What are the differences between the human eye and the lens on your camera? This cheat sheet compiled by Clifton Cameras makes an in-depth camera lens vs human eye comparison to examine what each is made of, how they function, what the differences are and, most importantly, what this means for you as a photographer! Click… Continue reading

Tutorial downloads for Digital Camera 161


Get start files for the March 2015 issue’s Lightroom and Photoshop Elements tutorials, plus files to accompany our other tutorials In Digital Camera 161, on sale on Friday 30th January, our Photoshop School section continues our Teach Yourself Lightroom series, showing how you can share your photos with friends and family, from printing a photo… Continue reading

A layman’s guide to off-camera flash

Off-Camera Flash: a simple Strobist tutorial for stunning portraits

What is off-camera flash and why could it important to your photography? If you’re new to photography you might understandably have a few questions about some of the technology and equipment.

In our latest layman’s guide we answer some of the most common questions photographers have about off-camera flash and how to use it.

Sunset photography: how to balance exposures and get accurate colours


Sunset photography is a favourite subject any time of the year. The rich colours, dramatic lighting and strong shapes they offer can produce stunning shots with little need for much effort or clever planning from you. However, you might find that your camera often captures pale imitations of the sunsets you see with your naked… Continue reading