7 travel photography tips for a family holiday

7 travel photography tips for a family holiday

We can’t all afford to go on safari, but combining a family package holiday with quality time with your camera doesn’t have to be a recipe for disaster.

While the chances of returning from a family holiday with an award-winning portfolio are slim, you can still pack in plenty of satisfying photography – of your travels and your family – if you know the right buttons to press. Here are 7 top tips…

14 cliche-busting tips and tricks for more creative travel photography

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In one of our most popular posts of last year we shared eight of the most common travel photography mistakes photographers make and suggested some simple ways to make every shot count when you’re travelling with your camera.

Today we’re going to get ahead of the curve and try to stop these mistakes before they happen by exploring 14 things you can do on holiday to give your travel photos a greater sense of creativity and originality.

How ISO 1600, hyperfocal focusing made this stunning, handheld image possible

How ISO 1600 and hyperfocal focusing made this stunning, handheld image possible

Professional travel and landscape photographer David Clapp takes thousands of pictures, but one of his most recent favourites is this ethereal shot of a Hindu celebration taken during an excursion to Varanasi, India.

In his latest guest blog post he reveals how a high ISO and a hyper focal distance technique helped him capture this wonderful moment.