Do you find your camera’s complex AF options confusing? We get back to basics and answer the question, ‘What is autofocus anyway?’ in full and jargon-free.
Setting a camera’s sensitivity or ISO value is an essential part of setting exposure. But what is ISO anyway? Here are six things you should know about your camera’s sensitivity settings.
Do your images often look slightly off? We’ll help steer you right by avoiding these ten common composition mistakes and so you can start taking better photographs.
Digital photography isn’t short of confusing technical concepts – here’s our take on camera settings that can leave beginners scratching their heads
A sturdy tripod helps you stay steady. Coupled with a remote release, your shots will be as sharp as possible. Here are three types of common photographic subjects that are easier captured with a tripod and a remote release.
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.
What is aspect ratio in photographic terms? If image format is something that you tend to decide when processing files then perhaps it’s time you started using your camera’s aspect ratio settings. Angela Nicholson explains.
Master the white balance settings on your camera with this quick guide to knowing when to use one of its white balance presets…
While it can take years to master the camera techniques you need to take amazing images, whatever your skill level and whatever you choose to shoot, it often pays to keep things simple. To help you along we’ve put together 10 essential camera techniques every photographer should master.
Have you hit a creative rut in your photography? Are you looking to take your photos to the next level, but finding it harder than you thought? We look at some of the reasons that many people’s photography doesn’t move on and suggest the real reason why this is happening.