Technique

Photography how-to, tips and advice

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Christmas Photo Project – Bokeh

Pleasing bokeh always enhances an image, but modifying it can introduce a fun, Christmas-themed twist. Callum McInerney-Riley explains how to do it

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29 Essential Winter Landscape Tips

Winter is a special time of year for landscape photography, and with the right preparation you can capture some special images. We caught up with four leading landscape photographers to get some expert tips

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Top 12 Macro Photography Tips

Close-up macro photography is great for really bringing out the detail of your subject. Colin Varndell offers 12 creative macro photography tips

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Essential Guide to Wedding Photography

You may not be a professional, but there's no reason why you can't take great wedding photographs. Our essential guide to wedding photography gives you everything you need

How to photograph mist

How to photograph mist

The winter months can provide impressive weather, you just need to keep your eyes open. In this article we show you how to photograph mist

Shooting 4K video portraits

Shooting 4K video studio portraits

I’m pretty comfortable shooting products and people in studio and on location, but I’m rarely involved in video photography. My primary concern was to achieve a level of continuous lighting to capture movement in a way I’m used to with…

Shooting wildlife with 4K video

Shooting wildlife with 4K video

I have to admit that video is a little alien to me. I enjoying editing video, but it is rarely footage that I have shot myself, and I certainly have never tackled any moving footage of wildlife. What I quickly…

Shooting 4K video stills

Practicalities of shooting 4K video stills

A frame of 4K video contains 8-million pixels, more than enough to create a nice print of an image, and certainly more than enough to use as editorial on a website. Here are some of the factors you might need…

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How to photograph stars

Every night we go to sleep, there is an incredible display of beauty slowly passing overhead that we have forgotten – the stars. Now, thanks to the advances involving high ISO capabilities, taking a picture of that beauty with your…