Posing couples: 6 simple ways to create heartwarming photos

Posing couples: 6 simple ways to create heartwarming photos

Two great people, six great poses. In this quick tutorial we’ll show you some simple ways for posing couples to make more interesting compositions.

9 creative photo ideas to try in April

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.

Low-key lighting: how to shut out ambient light and plunge into shadows

Low-key lighting: how to shut out ambient light and plunge into shadows

Using low-key lighting for portraits and still life photography can be one of the most effective photo effects you can use for creating a moody image.

Why Olympus’s OM-D E-M1 is one top pro’s camera of choice (Sponsored)

Why Olympus's OM-D E-M1 is one top pro's camera of choice (Sponsored)

In this behind-the-scenes interview with Olympus’s Principal Photographer, leading portrait photographer Damian McGillicuddy discusses his passion for portraiture and why his Micro Four Thirds cameras are helping him in his drive to continually get better.

Best lens for portraits: 5 sensibly priced options tested and rated

Best lens for portraits: Nikon AF-S 85mm f/1.8G

What’s the best lens for portraits that you can buy without spending a fortune? Our friends at Photography Week recently tested five of the best sensibly priced portrait lenses.

Lightroom tips: 6 quick tricks for giving your portraits a professional finish

Lightroom tips: 6 quick tricks for giving your portraits a professional finish

Use these surefire Adobe Lightroom tips to remove unwanted blemishes, soften skin and boost eyes to ensure your portraits are the best they can be.

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

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.

9 creative photo ideas to try in March

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.

The 7 habits of highly successful portrait photographers

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Here are seven quick tips for portrait photographers to ensure that you enjoy being a people person when it comes to photography.

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

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.