Black and white photography: how to make monochrome stunning

5 creative photo editing tricks for Adobe Camera Raw: black and white

In this black and white photography tutorial, we’ll show you how to choose your subjects, set up your camera and how simple but effective adjustments in Photoshop can make your images stand out.

10 popular creative photo effects (and how to achieve them)

10 popular creative photo effects (and how to achieve them)

In our brand new Shoot Like A Pro series we’ll show you how to take full control of your camera and capture your most inventive photos yet! Each week we’ll show you a new creative photo effect and explain how you can recreate it.

Photo Anatomy: why a top pro used a ’60s retro style to photograph Kate Beckinsale

Photo Anatomy: why a top pro used '60s retro style to photograph Kate Beckinsale

In our Photo Anatomy series on Digital Camera World we select pictures by famous photographers and explain point by point what makes them work.

In our latest instalment, top portrait pro Jason Bell explains how he used a ’60s retro style in his elegant portrait of Hollywood actress Kate Beckinsale.

Film vs Digital: 10 reasons every beginner should forget about film

Professional Photographer to the Rescue: a little gardening

Isn’t the Film vs Digital debate over? Some photographers get misty-eyed when they talk about film, but our friends at Photoventure reckon digital photography is a whole lot better. In their latest guest blog post they explain their reasons why.

Cyanotype Process: digital photography using traditional techniques

Cyanotype Process: digital photography using traditional techniques

Living in an age of sophisticated digital technology it’s easy to forget the extraordinary origins of the photographic process. In this tutorial we’re going to combine elements of digital photography with one of the medium’s oldest techniques, the Cyanotype process. We’ll capture an image using a DSLR and then make a cyanotype print in the beautiful hues of Prussian blue.

Pinhole photography: how to take the perfect digital pinhole photo

Pinhole photography: how to take the perfect digital pinhole photo

Pinhole photography has been around forever, and the dawn of the digital age has given this low-tech artorm new life with the ability to convert your DSLR cameras into digital pinhole cameras. In this tutorial we’ll show you how to use your digital pinhole camera to take the perfect pinhole photo. From the best camera settings to the optimum pinhole size, everything you need to know to take the perfect pinhole photo is laid out below.

Lo-Fi Photography: turn your DSLR into a toy camera

Lo Fi Photography step by step: how to turn your DSLR into a toy camera - Step 1

Lo-Fi photography is enjoying a huge revival at the moment. Using old cameras has become seriously trendy, and there’s now an easy way to get vintage-looking snaps with a modern digital camera.

In this tutorial we show you step-by-step how to set up your camera with a Lomo Diana lens to capture the toy camera effect.