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Using a 24mm lens enables you to capture a wider vista and have lots of depth of field. It’s a good choice for travel photography

Prime lenses for your Canon DSLR

Canon has a terrific array of lenses on offer, which can make selecting the right prime lens for you and your photography tricky. Fear not, we’re here to help…

Using off-camera flash is an effective way to achieve studio-style portraits while shooting out in the field

Essential guide to off-camera flash

Off-camera flash can be used to create stunning portraits, adding a level of depth and drama to your images you simply can’t achieve with forward-facing flash alone. We explore how it all works and what you need to get started……


Remembering Elephants

A new book titled Remembering Elephants highlights the serious consequences of elephant poaching in Africa. The book’s editor, Keith Wilson, tells Oliver Atwell a very worrying story

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Quick tips: Make the most of the rain

Regardless of the season, rain is a fact of life in the UK. So don’t put your camera away at the first sign of rain. Check out our quick tips for making the most of rainy days.


Photo appraisal: Light and shade

Expert advice and tips on improving your photography from Damien Demolder. He gives his appraisal of Light and Shade by Eric Begbie and offers advice on how it might be improved.