What is a bridge camera? Many know that a bridge camera offers a mix of DSLR-like control, raw shooting and fast lenses with the fixed lenses and portability of compact cameras… but how can you use them to their full potential?
Your camera’s light meter usually does a good job of assessing brightness and recommending sensible exposure settings, but there are some times when it will get it wrong. Understanding when this is likely to happen will help you get perfect exposures in all lighting conditions every time. In their latest guest post the team at Photoventure suggest seven situations when you need to take care.
Confused about Four Thirds, 1/1.7, full-frame and APS-C format and why it matters? Don’t worry, here’s everything you need to know about camera sensor sizes.
Many photographers take their camera’s autofocus system for granted because it’s very effective in so many situations… but what if it gets things wrong?
The first step to getting better exposures is to understand how your camera’s metering system interprets a scene. In this beginner’s guide we answer all the common questions and provide a handy series of cheat sheets to help you along…
Get a leg up with these 6 essential tripod tips so your camera can stand on its own three feet!
Mountain biking is a seriously photogenic sport. The sweat, the mud, the speed… it’s a great way to hone your cycling photography skills and to try out creative camera techniques like zoom-bursts and slow-sync flash. Best of all, unlike many sports, you can get in close with your camera. You don’t need big, heavy telephoto… Continue reading
Dynamic range can make or break a photo. In this tutorial we explain how to check if you’re capturing all the tones in a scene and ways you can boost your dynamic range.
In this mini group test we’ll show you six fuss-free ways to keep your camera and lenses clean so your shots look their absolute best.
Looking for some photo advice that you have never heard before? We may be able to help with this list of smart tips…