Best portable backdrop for photography: 5 top options for still life photographers

    | Accessories, Reviews | 16/07/2013 00:01am
    Best portable backdrop for photography: 5 options for product and still life photographers

    For eye-catching product shots you need good-quality photo backdrops and even lighting. We took a look at 5 top portable models to see which is the best backdrop for photography.

    9 creative photo ideas to try in July 2013

    | Photography Tips | 01/07/2013 00:01am
    9 creative photo ideas to try in July 2013

    Looking for inspiration? Look no further than these 9 creative photo ideas and photography tips to inspire your photography in July 2013.

    DIY Photography Hacks: make a light tent from 3-ring binders to diffuse sunlight

    | Macro, Photography Tips | 20/06/2013 11:00am
    DIY Photography Hacks: make a light tent from 3-ring binders to diffuse sunlight

    In our latest DIY Photography Hacks post we show you how to make a simple light tent using 3-ring binders, which you can use to diffuse sunlight for shooting outdoor flower photography.

    How to use an iPad or laptop as a light source for portraits, still lifes and more

    | Photography Tips, Portraits | 13/06/2013 00:01am
    How to use an iPad or laptop as a light source for portraits, still lifes and more

    In our most creative DIY Photography Hacks series post yet we show you how to use your iPad, tablet or laptop as a light source for illuminating portraits, still life set-ups, create shapes in catchlights, painting with light, making backgrounds in macro photography and even cross polarisation.

    ​Add impact to still lifes using baking sheets for backgrounds

    | Photography Tips | 22/05/2013 11:00am
    ​Add impact to still lifes using baking sheets for backgrounds

    In our latest DIY Photography Hacks post we revisit the kitchen as an ideal hunting ground for the DIY photographer. Here we show you how to use a baking sheet as a background texture to add impact to your still life photography.

    Lastolite ePhotomaker review: the light tent designed for eBay photos

    | Accessories, Reviews | 06/05/2013 11:00am
    Lastolite ePhotomaker review: the light tent designed for eBay photos

    The ePhotomaker light tent packs flat and is designed to diffuse simple light sources to create a perfect environment for eBay photos, product or still life photography. But can it deliver on its promises? Find out in our Lastolite ePhotomaker review.

    Shadow Art: abstract photography effects with everyday items

    | Photography Tutorials, Tutorials | 13/04/2013 14:00pm
    Shadow Art: abstract photography effects with everyday items

    Find out how you can use common household items to create striking shadow art. These simple photography effects can be achieved by anyone and can be shot anywhere, using anything!

    9 creative photo ideas to try in April

    | Photography Tips | 31/03/2013 00:00am
    02 Shoot still life photography with personality

    Looking for inspiration? Look no further than these 9 creative photo ideas and photography tips to inspire your photography in April.

    Professional Photographer to the Rescue: interior photography tips for ideal homes

    | Photography Tips | 15/03/2013 11:49am
    Professional Photographer to the Rescue: interior photography tips for the ideal home

    In our latest Professional Photographer to the Rescue post we set up indoors, as our pro shares his best interior photography tips for taking perfectly lit photos at home.

    DIY Photography Hacks: make a table-top studio for easy still life photography

    | Photography Tips | 06/03/2013 12:16pm
    DIY Photography Hacks: make a table-top studio for easy still life photography

    In our latest DIY Photography Hacks post, find out how to use a few common items from around the house to make a simple table-top studio that’s perfect for still life photography.

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