How to make your images more tasteful and sophisticated

Portrait Composition: how to compose a portrait that is classic and timeless

Sadly, there isn’t a button on your camera, or a menu function in Lightroom, called ‘good taste’ or ‘sophistication.’ Creating elegant, tasteful images is something that comes with practice, and it’s highly subjective; it also depends on the genre. ‘Tasteful’ might be suitable for interior design photography, but shouldn’t be a consideration if you are… Continue reading

Lightroom Tips: how to set your photos to music and make slideshows


Show off your best images as a super-slick slideshow with this simple-to-use Lightroom feature There’s an art to making a good slideshow – and it’s not just about the quality of the photos. There’s also the running order to think about, as well as the tempo, type of music and the colour scheme. What’s more, it’s… Continue reading