9 creative photo ideas to try in July 2015

9 creative photo ideas to try in July 2015

Looking for photo inspiration this month? Look no further than these nine creative photo ideas to try in July.

Best camera settings for long-exposure landscapes

Best camera settings for long-exposure landscapes

If you’re planning to capture the sunrise or sunset, you don’t want to waste any of your time on location messing around with camera settings. In the latest post in our series of pre-shoot checklists we suggest some of the best camera settings for long-exposure landscapes.

How to blur water for a dreamy seascape effect

How to calculate your exposure time

In this in-depth long-exposure photography tutorial we’ll show you how to blur moving water and tame the waves to create a beautiful, in-camera dreamlike seascape effect.

8 pro tips for painting landscapes with light

8 pro tips for painting landscapes with light

Discover how to capture spectacular nighttime landscapes with these advanced tips for painting with light.

Best camera settings for hand-held landscapes

Best camera settings for hand-held landscapes

Setting up your camera before you start shooting can save you time, effort and maybe even using the wrong camera settings. In the first of a new series, we’ll be running through our essential guide to setting up your camera for 10 of the most common photographic subjects and situations.

Timelapse photography: show day turning to night in a single image

Timelapse photography: show day turning to night in a single image

Learn how to shoot a series of photos and combine them to encapsulate the transition from day to night in a single frame

10 things all landscape photographers should know about their craft

Black and white landscape photography: step 01 See in black and white

A good landscape photograph doesn’t just capture what you saw when you took the shot. It brings back a whole host memories and the emotions that you felt when you first saw the scene.

It might sound a tall order, but achieving that isn’t as hard as you might think, just take a look at these 10 points to fin out more.

How to take long exposure shots of the sea

Black and white landscape photography: how to make moody minimalist effects

Timing is key to shooting great seascapes. You need to be there at the right time of day, but just as important is the timing of the exposure. For a raging, stormy sea, a fast shutter speed can be appropriate, but with calmer waters, the best approach is to take it slow. Very slow. In this tutorial we’ll show you how to take control of your camera to take long exposure pictures of the sea you can be proud of.

10 quick landscape photography tips

5 accessories every landscape photographer must own

Improve your photos with our expert help. Here are 10 quick landscape photography tips to help you give your pictures a breath of fresh air…

Best camera settings for moving landscapes (free photography cheat sheet)

Best camera settings for moving landscapes (free cheat sheet)

When you first start out in landscape photography, observing a few of the classic conventions can really make a difference to the kind of results you get. Just knowing how to adjust aperture so you get maximum depth of field in an image is a big help, as is understanding some of the classic theories… Continue reading