Photo ideas: photographing water splashes with flash

    | Photoshop Tutorials | 08/02/2011 13:14pm

    In addition to a DSLR and tripod, you need:

    A glass container

    Photo ideas: shoot creative light spirals at home

    | Photoshop Tutorials | 07/02/2011 13:08pm

    In addition to a DSLR and tripod, you need:

    A small torch

    What is a histogram: how to prevent poor exposures

    | Photography for Beginners | 30/09/2010 09:47am
    Digital camera tips - histogram - good exposure

    What is a histogram and why do I need to use one? Histograms can be your biggest asset once you get your head round what they are. In this primer we explain how to use your camera histogram to get the best exposure

    Your camera histogram is a much more accurate way of judging whether a shot needs a bit more, or less, exposure. But it’s not just used for judging exposure: the shape and position of the histogram’s graph can also tell you about the contrast of the lighting in a scene. Below we’ve tackled some of the frequently asked questions about histograms to get you started using these helpful graphs to avoid poor exposures.

    Pentax K-x Review

    | Reviews | 23/06/2010 09:49am

    Pentax K-x Review: Overview

    DSLR vs Micro Four Thirds: head to head review

    | Reviews | 15/04/2010 09:29am

    Back in the heyday of film photography, film naturally needed to be kept in the dark – apart from when you were actually taking

    Canon EOS 550D Review

    | Reviews | 22/03/2010 14:31pm

    What it doesn’t have is the 7D’s hefty alloy construction and eight frames per second (fps) Continuous Shooting mode.

    Camera tips for cold weather photography

    | Photography Tutorials | 08/01/2010 13:03pm

    Heading out to photograph winter with your digital SLR? Find out how to protect your camera from the cold with these 10 essential DSLR tips… Digital SLRs don’t need regular maintenance. A professional camera that takes thousands of shots a week might benefit from annual servicing, but generally speaking, you can expect to use your [...]

    Nikon D3000 Review

    | Reviews | 06/10/2009 14:50pm


    Pentax K-7 Review

    | Reviews | 25/08/2009 11:49am

    Pentax K-7 Review: Overview

    Customise your DSLR

    | Photography Tutorials | 10/07/2009 14:19pm

    Here are some of the best customisations you can make to your camera quickly and easily Setting up your camera with a few customisations will improve not only how easily you can use your system help you to deliver consistent images, it can reduce your personal irritation as well. Simple changes, like assigning frequently used [...]