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Metering explained: Learn to take control of your exposures and get perfect images even in difficult situations

LCDs and Viewfinder Types The LCD screen One of the primary camera viewing options, all digital cameras have an LCD screen to review your pictures…

DSLR menus offer a bewildering list of options to control every facet of your picture taking. Get to grips with our DSLR menu guide

Depth of Field Explained

Not sure how to utilise depth of field in your images? We explain everything you need to know in Depth of Field Explained

Once you've taken your picture, you may want to take a look at it, but there are other things you can do too, using your…

There are times when video may be a better choice than a still photo, and many cameras have a video mode for these occasions Almost…

We look at how multiple flashguns can transform your lighting and how to control them in-camera...

Incident and reflective metering

Correct exposure is essential in digital photography, but it need not be a mystery. We show you how to get the best out of your…

The automatic exposure modes do all the hard work for you so they're a good place to start. We run through them in our guide…

White balance helps to ensure your colours are accurate. In our guide we show you how to use white balance to achieve great shots.

Picture control settings

So you've just bought a DSLR, we tell you how to set it up, so that you're ready to start shooting...

The ISO settings control the sensitivity of the camera's sensor, and higher settings should be used with care. Here's how to use ISO

From getting the best out of your camera's built-in flash, to creative off-camera flash techniques, we show you how to get the best results from…

Avoid soft pictures forever with our essential tips and technique that show you how to get sharper images