DIY Photography Hacks: make a lightbox using a window and paper

    | Photography Tips | 08/11/2012 02:00am
    DIY Photography Hacks: make a lightbox using a window and paper - step 6

    In the latest installment of our DIY Photography Hacks series, we show you a very simple way to make a lightbox for your still life photography by hanging common greaseproof paper from a window.

    9 creative photo ideas to try in November

    | Inspire | 01/11/2012 01:00am
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    9 creative photo ideas to try in NovemberAs part of our ongoing series to help you get more creative with your digital camera, each month we publish some fun, seasonal, creative photo ideas to help inspire your imagination.

    For November we aim to have you out and about honing your night photography skills by shooting cityscapes at dusk, far away galaxies, the depths of the earth and everything in between!

    Photography effects: bending light to make magical colours

    | Photography Tips | 30/10/2012 17:35pm
    Photography effects: bending light to make magical colours

    Refraction patterns made by bending light through glass objects can produce stunning photography effects without any photo editing required. Here’s a really simple way to achieve the effect at home.

    9 creative photo ideas to try in October

    | Photography Tips | 02/10/2012 15:00pm
    9 creative photo ideas to try in October

    As part of our ongoing series to help you get more creative with your digital camera, each month we publish some fun, seasonal, creative photo ideas to help inspire your imagination.

    Along with some amazing images, we’ve also provided some quick photography tips by photographers who are experts in these fields.

    For October we aim to have you capitalize on light and shade, infrared imaging and several other perspective-altering ideas.

    DIY Photography Hacks: make a macro studio with paper and table lamps

    | Macro, Photography Tips | 13/09/2012 11:00am
    DIY Photography Hacks: make a macro studio - Step 1

    In our latest DIY Photography Hacks post we appeal to macro lovers everywhere and show you how to make a simple tabletop studio from paper and lamps.

    Still life photography ideas: distress your shots by adding textures

    | Photography Tutorials, Tutorials | 04/09/2012 19:00pm
    Still life photography ideas: create distressed photos

    Have you ever felt that photos viewed straight out of the camera look and feel a little flat, and lacking in emotion? Here, we’ll show you one of our favourite still life photography ideas: how to capture a stunning and simple still life using just natural light. Then we’ll combine it with a texture before converting it to black and white – quickly transforming your shot from ordinary to extraordinary.

    9 creative photo ideas to try in September

    | Inspire | 01/09/2012 02:00am
    9 creative photo ideas to try in September

    As part of our ongoing series to help you get more creative with your digital camera, each month we publish some fun, seasonal, creative photo ideas to help inspire your imagination.

    Along with some amazing images, we’ve also provided some quick photography tips by photographers who are experts in these fields.

    For September we aim to have you capitalize on the splendid late-summer light and splashes of brilliant colour. Our photo ideas will have you snapping verywhere from pool-side to the helm of a boat!

    Extreme flower photography! Slam dunk your stems for dramatic effects

    | Photography Tutorials, Tutorials | 02/08/2012 12:00pm
    Photo Ideas: how to shoot extreme flower photography

    Water is a wonderful subject to photograph. The possibilities are endless, whether you’re using a slow shutter speed to create a zen-like stillness or a super-fast exposure to capture the action of falling drops. Here, we’ve given both water and flower photography a twist, resulting in flower photography that really makes a splash.

    Phottix Light Tent Cube Soft Box Review

    | Accessories, Reviews | 23/07/2012 12:51pm
    Phottix Light Tent Cube Soft Box Review

    Find out how our experts rated the 80cm Phottix Light Tent Cube Soft Box and its coloured backgrounds for product photography.

    The 55 best photographers of all time. In the history of the world. Ever. Definitely.

    | News | 17/07/2012 12:12pm
    The 55 best photographers of all time. In the history of the world. Ever. Definitely.

    Here at Digital Camera World we’re not afraid of courting controversy. OK, maybe we are a little bit, which is why we thought it was time to be bold. We’ve interviewed a number of famous photographers over the years and been inspired by each of them, but as many readers often ask us… “who are the best photographers of all time?”

    We put on our thinking caps and took a stab it. Following lots of coffee and some heated arguments, we agreed on a list of the 55 best photographers of all time. In the history of the world. Ever. Definitely.

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