8 portrait posing tricks to improve body shape and hide unflattering features

8 portrait posing tricks to improve body shape and hide unflattering features

In this portrait posing tutorial we show you eight posing tricks you can try on any subject to improve body shape, conceal unflattering features and make them look their best.

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.

Fine art nude photography from posing to prints

Fine art nude photography: making your image from posing to prints

In this expert guide to fine art nude photography we’ll show you how to set up your studio, pose and light your model, as well as how to process your images and turn them into Cyanotype prints!

How to pose full-length female portraits: free posing guide

How to pose full-length female portraits: free posing guide

Knowing how to pose full-length portraits can be challenging for any photographer. In this free photography cheat sheet we show you 9 classic compositions.

Photo Recipes: Scott Kelby’s killer one-light portrait setup

Photo Recipes: Scott Kelby's killer one-light portrait setup

In his new series in Digital Camera magazine and Digital Camera World, the legendary Scott Kelby reveals some of the behind-the-scenes secrets of some of his favourite images. This month Scott explains how to get a pro-level look to your portraiture without resorting to complex lighting, using just a simple one-light portrait setup.

Creative portrait ideas: how to launch powder paint for colourful portraits

Creative portraiture: how to launch powder paint for colourful portraits

In this creative portrait photography tutorial we’ll show you how to launch powder paint at your subjects to create bold, colourful portraits with plenty of punch.

Creative moon photography: how to shoot portraits at night with a celestial twist

Creative moon photography: how to shoot portraits at night with a celestial twist

Creative moon photography doesn’t necessarily need to be a landscape shot. In this tutorial we show you how to use the moon to capture a fun portrait with a creative twist – all it takes is a bit of careful preparation beforehand

Catchlight photography tips: how to create custom-shaped highlights in subjects’ eyes

Catchlight photography tips: how to create custom-shaped highlights in subjects' eyes

In this step-by-step tutorial we explain the delicate art of catchlight photography and how to create custom shapes in your portrait subject’s eyes.

How to take creative control over focus with any subject

Creative Focus: camera tips for static to spontaneous subjects

In today’s world of responsive technology, shooting successful imagery has never been easier. It’s hard to believe that not so long ago, a jostling Fleet Street photographer would have had no choice but to focus camera manually in the photo scrum, as would sports photographers. Can you imagine tracking a fast-moving tennis pro without lightning-quick… Continue reading

9 creative photo ideas to try in May

9 creative photo ideas to try in May 2015 Digital Camera magazine: Sarah J Thomas

We’re kicking off May with a new list of exciting photo projects like double exposures, street photography, eye-opening infrared and macro abstracts.