7 daily exercises that will make you a better photographer

    | Photography Tips | 19/04/2014 00:01am
    7 daily exercises that will make you a better photographer

    The saying ‘practice makes perfect’ is as valid for photography as any other activity, so in their latest guest post our friends at Photoventure have put together a collection of exercises that will help you become a better photographer.

    5 street photography projects every first-timer should try

    | Photography Tips | 02/04/2014 00:01am
    Street photography: 5 projects every first-timer should try

    Getting your camera out in public might seem daunting if you’ve never tried it before, but these five street photography projects will get you started right. Armed with our expert street photography tips, you’ll soon have the confidence to shoot everything from motion-blur abstracts to candid portraits of strangers.

    9 creative photo ideas to try in April

    | Photography Tips | 01/04/2014 00:01am
    9 creative photo ideas to try in April

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

    Inspirational Pictures: 8 ways to get your photo mojo back

    | Photography Tips | 26/02/2014 00:01am
    Inspirational Pictures: 8 ways to get your photo mojo back

    It might be the short winter days, bad weather or even that you’ve just run out of ideas, but once in a while we all lose a little of our photographic drive and find ourselves lacking motivation. But never fear, we’ve got 8 tips to get you back on the road to taking inspirational pictures.

    Urban photography: how to blur people in busy city scenes

    | Photography Tips | 23/02/2014 00:01am
    Urban photography: how to blur people in busy city scenes

    A great way to add drama to your urban photography is to add motion blur to pictures of busy city scenes. In this tutorial we’ll show you how to set up your camera and use an ND filter to allow you to use a slow enough shutter speed to do so.

    Winter landscape photography: how to create a winter wonderland scene

    | Landscape, Photography Tips | 14/01/2014 00:01am
    Winter landscape photography: how to create a winter wonderland scene

    When you’re shooting winter landscape photography, the window of opportunity for good weather and light is much narrower. In this tutorial we’ll show you everything you need to know before, during and after your winter shoot.

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

    | Photography Tutorials, Tutorials | 16/12/2013 00:01am
    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

    | Photography Tutorials, Tutorials | 15/12/2013 00:01am
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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.

    50 best National Parks for photographers (and what to photograph)

    | News | 15/11/2013 00:01am
    Best National Parks for photographers in the UK: Peak District

    Our list of national parks rounds up 50 of the most amazing locations to take pictures around the world. Starting off in the UK (where we live), we’ll then reveal our top US national parks for photographers, moving on to Europe and national parks in other regions of the globe.

    Best arboretum for autumn photography: 7 UK forest parks you shouldn’t miss

    | Landscape, Photography Tips | 14/11/2013 15:33pm
    Best arboretum for autumn photography: 7 UK forest parks you shouldn't miss

    Arboretums in autumn are spectacles to behold, and even more so for photographers who know how to capture their splendour in timeless fashion. Here we’ve rounded up our picks for the best arboretums in the UK for capturing autumn colours and textures.

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