Win new gear in Bridgestone’s landscape photography contest (Sponsored)

    | Competitions, News | 01/04/2014 14:00pm
    Learn how to use natural light in your landscape photography

    The folks at Bridgestone UK, the world’s leading tire and rubber company, are keen landscape photographers like all of us here at Digital Camera World, and they’ve just launched a fabulous new contest to find the world’s most creative landscape photographers!

    How to sell photos online, in print and in ways you never dreamed of

    | News | 17/03/2014 00:01am
    How to sell photos online, in print and in ways you never dreamed of

    In our new series we explore the different ways to sell photos online, in print, and elsewhere in ways you might not have considered before.

    Each week we’ll look at a different genre or method to sell photos online and in other markets. To kick things off we’ll look at 16 novel ways you can start making money from your landscape images. And we’ll start by introducing you to a photographer who has been doing it successfully after being discovered by accident on Flickr.

    4 common problems with dynamic range (and what you can do about it)

    | Photography Tips | 11/03/2014 00:01am
    4 common problems with dynamic range (and what you can do about it)

    Dynamic range is at the heart of exposure theory, and nowadays it’s much easier to measure. However, there are four situations where dynamic range can be an issue for photographers.

    Our photography cheat sheet spells out these four common problems with dynamic range and explains what you can do to make sure you get it right.

    Dramatic landscape photography: the secret to adding impact with natural light

    | Landscape, Photography Tips | 07/03/2014 00:01am
    Dramatic landscape photography: setting the right white balance

    Landscape photography is one of the most popular subjects for photographers. Even if you live in a big city, you don’t have to go too far to find nice countryside or coastal vistas, and scenic shoots are a great way to make the most of the capabilities of your DSLR. But serious landscape photography raises some questions.

    In this tutorial we’ll show you some of the best camera settings for dramatic landscape photography and how you can use the natural light more creatively.

    Best camera settings for sunsets (free photography cheat sheet)

    | Landscape, Photography Tips | 05/03/2014 10:19am
    Best camera settings for sunsets (free photography cheat sheet)

    The key to choosing the best camera settings for sunsets is to make sure you capture the sunset’s colours as they are, not how the camera ‘thinks’ they should be.

    In our photography cheat sheet we’ve provided some of the ideal settings for sunsets. Use these as a starting point and then let your creativity take over!

    How to combine photos to achieve perfectly balanced exposures

    | Photoshop Tutorials, Tutorials | 05/03/2014 00:01am
    Final tips for exposure blending

    Discover the secret of exposure blending. In this tutorial we’ll show you how to combine photos to improve skies and achieve perfect balance in high-contrast scenes.

    9 creative photo ideas to try in March

    | Photography Tips | 01/03/2014 00:01am
    9 creative photo ideas to try in March 2014

    Looking for inspiration for your photography? Try these 9 creative photo ideas that are perfect for shooting in March 2014.

    How to expose for landscapes: secrets to in-camera metering & which modes to use

    | Photography for Beginners | 12/02/2014 00:01am
    How to expose for landscape photography: every question answered

    Are you frustrated by landscape images that look too bright or too dark? In our guide on how to expose for landscape photography we answer all of the common questions photographers have about exposure and metering. You’ll learn the basics of in-camera metering and which metering mode to use (and when).

    77 photography techniques, tips and tricks for taking pictures of anything

    | Photography Tips | 07/02/2014 00:01am
    77 photography techniques, tips and tricks for taking pictures of anything

    Learn new photography techniques – and master old ones – with this essential photographer’s resource. This list of 77 photography techniques to try covers some of the most popular types of photography.

    Make an Ansel Adams landscape: try this workflow for classic black & white images

    | Photoshop Tutorials, Tutorials | 24/01/2014 00:01am
    Make an Ansel Adams landscape: a simple workflow for classic black and white images

    Ansel Adams has had a tremendous lasting effect on photography. In this tutorial we’ll show you how recreate the classic look and feel of an Ansel Adams landscape in Photoshop.

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