Professional Photographer to the Rescue: tell a story with your travel photography

    | Photography Tips, Travel | 07/12/2012 02:00am
    Professional Photographer to the Rescue: tell a story with your travel photography

    So far in our Professional Photographer to the Rescue series we’ve revealed a pro’s tips for music photography and the secret to shooting wild landscapes. This week our professional photographer takes an apprentice to bustling markets of Marrakesh, in Morocco, and shares his best travel photography tips for learning how to tell the story of a place through your pictures.

    How to make money from photography, part 4: a new idea to make cash on holiday

    | Photography Tips, Sell Your Work | 20/08/2012 03:00am
    How to make money from photography: make cash on your holidays

    So far in our series on how to make money from photography we’ve told you how to submit to stock photo agencies, run a workshop and even teach a night class on photography. In our penultimate installment we suggest a new idea for making cash from your holidays.

    Photo of the day: 11 August

    | Inspire | 11/08/2012 07:00am
    Digital Camera World photo of the day | www.digitalcameraworld.com

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    Photo of the day: 9 August

    | Inspire | 09/08/2012 08:00am
    Digital Camera World's photo of the day | www.digitalcameraworld.com

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    9 Creative Photo Ideas for August

    | Inspire | 01/08/2012 02:00am
    9 Creative Photo Ideas for August: seasonal, fun and short photography projects you can try to inspire your work and build new skills

    Every month we offer 9 seasonal, creative photo ideas to help inspire you and build your skills as a photographer. In August, unsurprisingly many of our photo ideas take inspiration from the ongoing Olympics in London. But we’ll also have you snapping your holidays, weddings, bugs in your back yard and more.

    Photos from airplane windows: tips for getting killer shots every time you fly

    | Photography Tips, Travel | 20/07/2012 11:10am
    Photos from airplane windows: get killer shots every time you fly

    It’s always tempting to try and take aerial photos from airplane windows when travelling. Though it might seem like you’re quite limited in what you can do in this situation, there are a few ways you can ensure you get quality snaps. Click to see our tips for getting killer photos from airplane windows every time you fly.

    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.

    Photo of the day: 14 July

    | Inspire | 14/07/2012 07:00am
    Digital Camera World photo of the day | www.digitalcameraworld.com

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    What to pack: 8 essential travel photography accessories

    | Photography Tips, Travel | 24/06/2012 08:00am
    What to pack: 8 essential travel photography accessories

    We’d all be travel photographers in an ideal world, paid to crisscross the globe on a rich client’s tab and take stunning photographs of exotic locations. Sadly, for most of us the reality is rather less perfect. We get away once or twice a year, and have to squeeze in our travel photography while keeping everybody else happy.

    Nevertheless, some travel photography is better than no travel photography so when you get to do it, you better make it count. Click to find out what you need to pack for your travels.

    Sigma unveils ultra-light 18-250mm macro zoom for travel photography

    | News | 15/06/2012 11:21am
    Sigma unveils new 18-250mm f3.5-6.3 DC Macro OS HSM travel zoom lens

    Independent lens maker Sigma has announced a new DSLR zoom lens designed for travellers and backpackers, or anyone who wants an all-purpose zoom lens that’s both light and small.

    The Sigma 18-250mm f/3.5-6.3 DC Macro OS HSM is different because it’s been manufactured using a special polycarbonate material called Thermally Stable Composite (TSC).

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