Who owns a photo once it’s put online: free cheat sheet to understanding copyright

Who owns a photo once it's put online: free cheat sheet to understanding copyright

Who actually owns a photo once you upload it to the internet? This fantastic photography cheat sheet compiled by Clifton Cameras answers some of the key questions about copyright for photographers. From cases like David Slater’s famed monkey self-portrait to social media ownership to how to protect your photos online, this handy infographic should set… Continue reading

6 things you can learn by taking photographs every day

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While taking a picture every day might seem like a tall order, it needn’t be a big chore where you put lots of pressure on yourself to create a work of art – it’s just a great way of staying in the zone and making sure you are memorising key settings through constant repetition.

With this in mind, our guest bloggers at Photoventure share some of the benefits of setting up a daily photographic regimen…

Are you really a dedicated photographer? 12 simple ways to tell

Are you really a dedicated photographer? 12 simple ways to tell

Photography may start as a hobby, but it often becomes an obsession. Here are 12 ways to tell if you’ve been bitten by the bug and become a dedicated photographer.

8 ways to tell if you are growing as a photographer

The Inverse Square Law: what it means for photographers

It can be hard to judge how far you have come as a photographer, as often you are too close to your work to make objective decisions. It’s easy to be hard on yourself, and beat yourself up for not progressing enough, when actually you have come a long way. With this in mind, our guest bloggers at Photoventure offer eight pointers to help you tell if you’re really progressing…

9 pro tips for first-time wedding photographers

Our professional photographer's final advice for reportage wedding photography: getting ready

We’ve already covered the essentials of how to photograph a wedding for the first time so you know that it’s a good idea to have shot list, shoot in raw format and double-up on kit. But the professionals have a few more helpful tricks that we’d like to share with you.

8 survival tips every wedding photographer must know

Professional Photographer to the Rescue: wedding photography I do's and don'ts

Every photographer gets asked to shoot a wedding at some point. However, the stakes are very high, and you don’t want to mess-up on the bride and groom’s big day. To help out, our friends at the photo management blog Photoventure have put together a few tips to set you on the right path.

How to be a landscape photographer: 10 concepts that guide every great image

How to be a landscape photographer: 10 simple concepts that guide every great image

Keen to take your landscape photography to the next level? Top pro Dan Ballard shares his best landscape photography tips and the guiding principles that are behind every shot and helped define his style.

7 ways to beef up your photo portfolio

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It’s a chicken and egg situation – you can’t get new work as your portfolio isn’t big enough, but you can’t expand your portfolio without getting more work.

Navigating this impasse will take some ingenuity, but it’s not beyond the realms of possibility. In their latest guest blog post our friends at Photoventure suggest some ideas for expanding your image base…

10 easy ways to make your photos look more professional

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Once you’ve got a firm grip on composition and exposure you’re well on your way to taking professional-looking images. Here are 10 easy ways to help take your photography to the next level.

Becoming a professional photographer: 6 tips for taking the plunge

Becoming a professional photographer: 6 tips tips for taking the plunge

In our ongoing Shoot Like A Pro series we teamed up with our sister title, the Nikon magazine N-Photo, to explore the many different ways you can sell photos online, in print, and elsewhere in ways you might not have considered before. In our latest instalment we speak to a pro who shares his top tips for making the leap.