Nikon D3300 vs D5300: which DSLR should you choose?

    | News | 27/03/2014 00:01am
    Nikon D3300 vs D5300: which DSLR should you choose?

    On paper, the entry-level Nikon D3300 is very similar to its bigger brother, the Nikon D5300, making it a tough buying decision. Our careful Nikon D3300 vs D5300 comparison helps you choose wisely.

    6 hidden tricks and shortcuts in the Adobe Lightroom Tools panel

    | Tutorials | 26/03/2014 00:01am
    6 hidden tricks and shortcuts in the Adobe Lightroom Tools panel

    In our latest Adobe Lightroom tutorial we delve deeper into Lightroom’s Tools panel and uncover a host of hidden tricks and shortcuts.

    Adobe Lightroom 5 vs Photoshop CC: which software should you choose?

    | Accessories, Reviews | 25/03/2014 00:01am
    Adobe Lightroom 5 vs Photoshop CC: which software should you choose?

    In this head to head test we’ll compare Lightroom 5 vs Photoshop CC to see how well they meet the needs of photographers.

    Why Olympus’s OM-D E-M1 is one top pro’s camera of choice (Sponsored)

    | Inspire | 24/03/2014 10:00am
    Why Olympus's OM-D E-M1 is one top pro's camera of choice (Sponsored)

    In this behind-the-scenes interview with Olympus’s Principal Photographer, leading portrait photographer Damian McGillicuddy discusses his passion for portraiture and why his Micro Four Thirds cameras are helping him in his drive to continually get better.

    5 ways photographers can sell their first magazine cover

    | Photography Tips | 24/03/2014 00:01am
    5 ways photographers can sell their first magazine cover

    As our series on how to sell photos online and in print continues we look at the prestigious magazine cover and explore five surefire ways photographers can get their images on the covers of magazines.

    How ISO 1600, hyperfocal focusing made this stunning, handheld image possible

    | News | 23/03/2014 11:00am
    How ISO 1600 and hyperfocal focusing made this stunning, handheld image possible

    Professional travel and landscape photographer David Clapp takes thousands of pictures, but one of his most recent favourites is this ethereal shot of a Hindu celebration taken during an excursion to Varanasi, India.

    In his latest guest blog post he reveals how a high ISO and a hyper focal distance technique helped him capture this wonderful moment.

    Get striking high-speed black and white effects in Lightroom

    | Tutorials | 23/03/2014 00:01am
    Get striking high-speed black and white effects in Lightroom

    Hankering after the punchy appearance of old-fashioned high-speed black-and-white photography prints? Here’s an easy way to recreate the effect in our latest Adobe Lightroom tutorial.

    11 photo lessons every pro learned the hard way

    | Photography Tips | 22/03/2014 00:01am
    Final garden photography tips from our professional photographer: keep it simple

    Avoid making an embarrassing or expensive photographic mistakes with these top tips from the pros. In their latest guest blog post the photo management and Canon Project1709 experts at Photoventure spoke to professional photographers in a number of different genres and put together the common pitfalls that plagued them all.

    Best lens for portraits: 5 sensibly priced options tested and rated

    | Lenses, Reviews | 21/03/2014 00:01am
    Best lens for portraits: Nikon AF-S 85mm f/1.8G

    What’s the best lens for portraits that you can buy without spending a fortune? Our friends at Photography Week recently tested five of the best sensibly priced portrait lenses.

    What is shutter speed: 7 questions new photographers always ask

    | Photography for Beginners | 20/03/2014 00:01am
    What is shutter speed: 7 questions new photographers always ask

    What is shutter speed? In this quick primer we’ll explain how to use shutter speed to make your exposures faster or slower for instant photographic creativity.

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