Abstract photography: how to capture reflections in oil and water

How to photograph still life reflections: step 2

In this quick tutorial we show you how to create amazing abstract images by photographing reflections in oil and water.

DIY Photography Hacks: how to make your own light tent

DIY Photography Hacks: make your own light tent

In our latest DIY Photography Hacks post we show you how to make a light tent, the perfect accessory for still-life photos and eBay shots.

Autumn still life photography: how to shoot a seasonal macro

Autumn still life photography: how to shoot a seasonal macro

Discover how to take cool autumn still life photography with this quick and fun macro project you can do at home!

10 pro tips you can use in any genre of photography

The Inverse Square Law: what it means for photographers

It doesn’t matter whether you like to shoot landscapes, portraits or still life photography, these ten tips from our guest bloggers at Photoventure will help you improve your images time and time again.

9 creative photo ideas to try in August

Creative photo ideas for August: 04 Shoot your pets in creative ways

Looking for inspiration for your photography? Look no further than these 9 creative photo ideas to try in August!

Macro water drop photography: how to capture colour abstract close-ups at home

Macro water drop photography: how to capture colour abstract close-ups at home

Drops of water make beautiful macro subjects – they’re attractive, they refract light into interesting patterns and they’re available at the turn of a tap! And water drop photography is also quite easy to do! With good technique, attention to detail and the right kit, you can set your images apart from the crowd.

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.

9 creative photo ideas to try in May

9 creative photo ideas to try in May

Looking for inspiration for your photography? Look no further than these 9 creative photo ideas to try in May!

Product photography: tips for using a light tent for irresistible images

Product photography: tips for using a light tent for irresistible images

Getting a great picture of something you want to sell on eBay, etsy or elsewhere isn’t as easy as you think. In this tutorial we’ll share our best product photography tips and show you a simple way to use a light tent for soft, even exposures.

Best camera settings for indoor still life photography

Best camera settings for indoor still life photography

Is your still life photography suffering from poor exposure or dodgy colour casts? Our tip card offers some of the best camera settings for indoor still life photography. Use these as a starting point and then let your creativity take over!