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

The wedding photographer's digital workflow

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.

13 ways to raise your profile as a photographer

How to raise your profile as a photographer

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.

This week we continue by introducing you to photographer Richard Dunwoody who gave up riding racehorses for photographing them and quickly became one of the sports most sought-after photographers.

13 tips to ensure your photo project is unique

13 tips to ensure your photo project is unique

Our series on how to sell photos online and in print continues with 13 tips from a top professional photographer who explains simple ways to ensure your photo project is unique.

5 simple ways to grow your photography business over social media

iPad Pictures: how to download photos to your Apple tablet

Still think Facebook is just for your teenage daughter? If so, you could be missing out on the best free marketing tool in history. Here’s why Twitter, Pinterest and other services can help grow your photography business.

Nikon D4s review

Nikon D4s review

Nikon D4s review: Nikon’s D4 replacement is a true workhorse of a camera, but has enough changed to warrant an upgrade? Find out in our Nikon D4s review.

How to sell photos online: 5 tips for getting a million views on Flickr

How to sell photos online: 5 tips for getting a million views on Flickr

As our series on how to sell photos online and in print continues we look at how to get your work seen. Social media success is the 21st century Holy Grail – everyone’s looking for it. Here’s how one photographer found it…