8 unbelievable ways to beat camera shake

    | Photography Tips | 26/04/2014 00:01am
    8 unbelievable ways to beat camera shake

    Although tripods and monopods are the usual tools of choice for supporting a camera and keeping it still, they’re not the only solution. Take a look at a few of these ideas that can help with capturing shake-free images.

    Nest Traveller NT-6294AK review: does this new tripod throw down the gauntlet?

    | Accessories, Reviews | 06/04/2014 00:01am
    Nest Traveller NT-6294AK review: does this new tripod throw down the gauntlet?

    The Nest Traveller NT-6294AK is lightweight, can support a hefty 20kg load and costs £200. Is this the perfect tripod? Find out in our review.

    A layman’s guide to ND filters

    | Photography for Beginners | 05/04/2014 00:01am
    How to set up and use a variable ND filter: step 2

    What is an ND filter used for – and how should you use it? If you’re new to photography you might understandably have a few questions about some of the equipment.

    There are a number of things you need to consider when purchasing an ND filter, and in our latest layman’s guide to fundamental gear we answer some of the most common questions photographers have.

    Best LED panels for photographers: 6 top models tested and rated

    | Accessories, Reviews | 04/04/2014 00:01am
    Best LED panels for photographers: 6 top models tested and rated

    Delivering constant illumination, LED panels have their uses for photography, but you need to choose one carefully. Here we’ve rounded up 6 of the best LED panels for photographers to see which offers the best value for money.

    What is the best camera filter to have in your bag?

    | Photography Tips | 30/03/2014 00:01am
    What is the best camera filter to have in your bag?

    A polarizer is the best camera filter to have in your bag, in our humble opinion. In this quick tutorial we’ll explain why, and show you how to use a polarizer to maximise its effects.

    How to clean a tripod: a simple guide to protecting your gear

    | Photography Tips | 29/03/2014 00:01am
    How to clean a tripod: step 1

    Your tripod can be an expensive investment, so halt the unnecessary build-up of dirt and grime with this simple guide to keeping it clean.

    How to buy a flashgun: the most important features every photographer should have

    | Photography Tutorials, Tutorials | 18/03/2014 00:01am
    How to buy a flashgun: the most important features you'll want to have

    A full-sized flashgun delivers the potential for versatile lighting techniques in wide-ranging conditions. In this quick buyer’s guide we’ll explain how to buy a flashgun by revealing some of the most important features every photographer will want to have.

    A layman’s guide to LED light panels

    | Photography Tips | 16/03/2014 00:01am
    A layman's guide to LED light panels

    There are a number of things you need to consider when purchasing an LED light panel, and in our latest layman’s guide to fundamental gear we answer some of the most common questions photographers have.

    Product photography: tips for using a light tent for irresistible images

    | Photography Tips | 06/03/2014 00:01am
    Product photography: tips for using a light tent for irresistible images

    Getting a great picture of something you want to sell on eBay, etsy or elsewhere isn’t as easy as you think. In this tutorial we’ll share our best product photography tips and show you a simple way to use a light tent for soft, even exposures.

    Best monitor calibrator for photographers: 6 top models tested and rated

    | Accessories, Reviews | 25/02/2014 00:01am
    Best monitor calibrator for photographers: 6 top models tested and rated

    Don’t let a deceptive display fool you. Calibrating your computer monitor lets your photos’ true colours shine through. Here we’ve rounded up six of the best monitor calibrators on the market and tested them to see which offers the best capability.

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