Car photography: how to create awesome speed without leaving first gear

How to add dramatic background blur to your car photography: step 6

Giving your car photography a sense of speed doesn’t have to be difficult or dangerous. In this easy-to-follow car photography tutorial we show you how to use a ‘bolt-on’ technique get dramatic photos with blurred backgrounds.

Car Photography: simple, creative ways to make your Toyota look like a Ferrari

Car Photography: simple, creative ways to make your Toyota look like a Ferrari

Car photography often conjures images of flash sports cars and models in bikinis, but unless you’re a very famous photographer, we’re guessing you’re like us and drive something a little more modest.

Whatever it is you drive, many photographers don’t realise the potential their cars have for great still life photography. In this tutorial we show you some simple ways to shoot creative car photography that’s safe at any speed.

Improve your car photography

All of us have a camera and most of us have a car, so why not combine the two and set yourself a little project this weekend, which is to capture some artistic images of your motor<span class="__mo