5 tips for top weather photos, from the Royal Meteorological Society

Weather POTY 2022 winners and finalists
Weather POTY 2022 finalist image (Image credit: Vince Campbell / Weather POTY 2022)

Wondering how to take great weather shots? The Royal Meteorological Society is here to help – and maybe inspire you to enter a photography competition. 

The annual Weather Photographer of the Year contest is open for entries until the closing deadline of June 27. This free-to-enter competition is now in its eighth year, and showcases the most thunderstriking and awe-inspiring climate photographs on an international platform. 

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Beth Nicholls
Staff Writer

A staff writer for Digital Camera World, Beth has an extensive background in various elements of technology with five years of experience working as a tester and sales assistant for CeX. After completing a degree in Music Journalism, followed by obtaining a Master's degree in Photography awarded by the University of Brighton, she spends her time outside of DCW as a freelance photographer specialising in live music events and band press shots under the alias 'bethshootsbands'.