When photographer Ed Hetherington set up his Canon 5D Mark II to capture wildlife in Zimbabwe from an ‘on the ground’ perspective, he didn’t expect to get quite so up close and personal with the local wildlife….
Connecting your camera to your computer for tethered shooting can be a great way to photograph animals. Here’s how it’s done.
In our latest photography cheat sheet we’ve put together handy flowcharts to take you through shooting four of the most common environments in which you’ll shoot wildlife photography: wildlife parks, wild mammals up close in their habitat, wild birds in sunlight and shade, and garden wildlife.
National Geographic photographer Paul Nicklen has won the Veolia Wildlife Photographer of the Year Awards 2012 grand prize for his image of emperor penguins.
Nothing’s more annoying than shooting zoo photography finding that highly reflective glass ruined your photo. Follow this simple method for capturing animals through glass and you’ll get great results every time.
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!
Click on the image to see what we thought of today’s photo of the day.
This terrific shot captures the fight over food between a silver-backed jackal and a Cape Vulture. A great bit of wildlife photography.
Last week, in the first installment of our new series on the many ways to make money from photography, we told you about how to sell your photos online via stock photo agencies. This week we’ll leave the internet behind and look at one of the more traditional ways of making money from photography: running a workshop.
This is a fantastic bird portrait aided by the black background.