Winter photography tips: essential kit to work with winter light

(Image credit: Evelina Zhu)


During the winter months, many casual walkers retreat into the comfort of their warm homes. Photographers, however, keep a camera bag packed, in wait of the stunning scenery that winter has to offer. Once the low kelvin colors have gone from the landscape it’s time to adjust our shooting approach, and shift our attention towards capturing sparse scenes and crisp details. 

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Peter Fenech

As the Editor for  Digital Photographer magazine, Peter is a specialist in camera tutorials and creative projects to help you get the most out of your camera, lens, tripod, filters, gimbal, lighting and other imaging equipment.

After cutting his teeth working in retail for camera specialists like Jessops, he has spent 11 years as a photography journalist and freelance writer – and he is a Getty Images-registered photographer, to boot.

No matter what you want to shoot, Peter can help you sharpen your skills and elevate your ability, whether it’s taking portraits, capturing landscapes, shooting architecture, creating macro and still life, photographing action… he can help you learn and improve.