This time of year, there’s a good chance the conditions will be damp, dull and grey where you live, and not exactly ideal for outdoor portraits. However, with the help of a couple of flashguns you can add drama on a dreary day and bag a shot that’s striking. The key is to fire the… Continue reading
David Stewart has won the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2015 for his group portrait of his daughter and her friends.
What is the Brenizer Method? In this tutorial we show you how to shoot and stitch a bokeh panorama to achieve a shallow depth of field.
Jason Parnell-Brookes reveals how to use lens flare to your advantage to create atmospheric, summery scenes.
This month in his series, Scott Kelby explains how to control harsh natural light to create stunning portraits.
In this nude photography tutorial we show you how to master lighting and posing to create captivating fine art images of the female form.
Non-professional subjects won’t know how to pose for pictures so you need to direct them to get the best portraits possible. In this tutorial and cheat sheet we’ll show you three flattering camera angles and three classic poses that work every time.
There are a number of ways to convert your photos of friends and family to black and white portraits. We’ve found 5 unbeatable photo ideas for giving your pictures a punchy mono makeover.
As part of our ongoing series to help you get more creative with your digital camera, each month we publish some fun, seasonal, creative photo ideas to help inspire your imagination. Along with some amazing images, we’ve also provided some quick photography tips by both amateur and professional photographers who are experts in these fields…. Continue reading
If you feel shy about dealing with strangers, here are a few tips for putting them at ease to take portraits you’ll both be happy with..