Panasonic is offering a new firmware upgrade that will update select cameras in its Lumix range with the ability to enable any area of a photograph to be in focus after shooting.
If you’re new to photography and daunted by the learning curve, here’s how to achieve six things that beginner photographers most commonly ask us about.
In this video tutorial we show you how to take control of focusing by switching to manual. Though we used
It’s far better to try and get a shot sharp to begin with than try to rescue it on the computer. Here’s a five point checklist to get perfect focus every time.
What focus points and why are they important? If you’re new to photography you might understandably have a few questions about some of the technology and techniques.
In our latest layman’s guide we answer some of the most common questions photographers have about using focus points.
Soft shots are the bane of the serious photographer’s life, and a major reason why images get rejected by stock image libraries or lose out in camera club competitions or photo society distinctions. Anyone can zoom into images at 100% with software these days, meaning that any soft areas are painfully obvious. So what can… Continue reading
Should you use autofocus or manual focus? The truth is, there are times when one or the other is more advantageous. In this quick guide we explain when to use manual focus, and when to avoid it.
Do you find your camera’s complex AF options confusing? We get back to basics and answer the question, ‘What is autofocus anyway?’ in full and jargon-free.
While it can take years to master the camera techniques you need to take amazing images, whatever your skill level and whatever you choose to shoot, it often pays to keep things simple. To help you along we’ve put together 10 essential camera techniques every photographer should master.
To help you get the most from your photography time, we’ve come up with our list of the top 150 photography tips and techniques to help you get better images. You’ll find all you need to know here, from the basics of setting up your camera and planning your shoot, to how to achieve well-exposed and sharp shots with the minimum of fuss.