DIY Photography Hacks: how to make a photo booth in your home

DIY Photography Hacks: how to make a photo booth in your home

In our latest DIY Photography Hacks post we show you a very simple way to liven up your parties by making a home-made photo booth.

DIY Photography Hacks: how to make your own light tent

DIY Photography Hacks: make your own light tent

In our latest DIY Photography Hacks post we show you how to make a light tent, the perfect accessory for still-life photos and eBay shots.

DIY Photography Hacks: how to make a tripod strap that doubles as a support

DIY Photography Hacks: how to make a tripod strap that doubles as its own support

In our latest DIY Photography Hacks post we show you how to make a simple tripod strap which can also serve as a support in its own right.

DIY Photography Hacks: make your own filter with a cheap pair of sunglasses

DIY Photography Hacks: make your own filter with a cheap pair of sunglasses

In our latest DIY Photography Hacks tutorial we show you how to use an old pair of sunglasses as a filter to create a variety of photo effects.

DIY Photography Hacks: how to make a clamp to direct off-camera flash

DIY Photography Hacks: how to make a clamp to direct off-camera flash

In our latest DIY Photography Hacks tutorial we show you how to make a really simple clamp for your off-camera flash using a few bits and pieces from around the house!

DIY Photography Hacks: how to make your own softbox

DIY Photography Hacks: how to make your own softbox

Eliminate harsh flash without breaking the bank! Our DIY Photography Hacks series starts up again with a simple tutorial showing you how to make your own softbox to create soft, direct light.

Make a calendar using your own photos: creative photo ideas for the new year

Make a calendar using your own photos: creative photo ideas for the new year

Personalised calendars make a nice change from the typical commercial fare, and they make great gifts too – so why not create your own calendar, using portraits of family or friends, for 2014? In this tutorial we’ll show you how you can use a simple lighting setup and backdrop to create your own home studio.

How to make a pinhole camera from your DSLR

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In this tutorial we’ll show you how to make a pinhole camera using a really simple method involving nothing more than a spare body cap for you DSLR.

5 life-saving DIY hacks every photographer should know

5 life-saving DIY hacks every photographer should know

There are so many smart inventions on the market to help you take great pictures, but instead of burning your savings on kit, you can make brilliant light modifiers out of standard household items and fashion accessories. Here are a few ideas; if you have others, let us know in the comments section.

DIY Photography Hacks: use a fish tank as an underwater housing for your camera

DIY Photography Hacks: use a fish tank as an underwater housing for your camera

You don’t need an expensive underwater housing to take underwater photos. In our latest DIY Photography Hacks post we show you how to use a common fish tank as a DIY housing to shoot sub-aqua landscapes.