Knowing when to switch to spot metering can give you a big advantage when shooting in difficult lighting conditions. In this tutorial we’ll show you how to spot meter in these situations to achieve the most precise exposures possible.
In this tutorial we show you how to take charge of perspective by using different viewpoints and camera angles to radically alter the look and feel of your images.
In this jargon-free guide we’ll explain everything you need to know about choosing and using all the different types of memory cards for cameras.
Your camera’s Live View feature is a powerful tool, and in this tutorial we show you how using it can improve your photography.
Start taking sharper handheld photos, whether you’re using a heavy lens or shooting in the dark! In this tutorial we share our best tips for avoiding camera shake and leaving blurry photos behind. We start by answering some of the most common questions photographers have about camera shake and then show you a few simple methods for controlling it.
What is image stabilisation and why should you use it? If you’re new to photography you might understandably have a few questions about some of the technology and equipment.
In our latest layman’s guide to fundamental gear we answer some of the most common questions photographers have about how to use image stabilisation.
Frustrated by unattractive water in your landscape photography? Try these simple in-camera tricks for smoothing out ripples in water.
In this quick guide we explain how metering modes work, and how to select the best one for the job at hand.
Many of you have browsed and shared our growing number of photography cheat sheets, and some of you have even gotten in touch to let us know how much you enjoy them. Here are 26 of our most popular infographics all in one place!
Modern cameras generally have superb autofocusing systems that can get the vast majority of subjects sharp in a jiffy, but they’re not 100% foolproof. Let’s take a look at some of the most common focusing problems and how to tackle them.