How to win photo competitions - Winning images

There are countless photo competitions out there – our new photo competitions guide shows you what’s what and how to enter… In photography, the road…

How to shoot HDR photography - River

There are few shooting techniques currently more popular than HDR, yet it’s one that’s easy to get wrong, so why not let Paul Nuttall help…

Guide-to-Colour-Flowers

Just because we are surrounded by a world of colour it doesn’t mean our photographs are going to express the scene as our eyes first…

Guide-to-Telephoto-Lenses-Penguin

Telephoto lenses do more than just bring distant objects nearer. Used creatively they can enhance your photography and alter the appearance of a wide range…

Leading-Lines-Path

Lines are capable of leading the viewer’s eye through the frame in different directions, usually either towards or away from a point of interest. Here’s…

Photographing-Rio-Carnival-Tips

John Freeman explains the techniques he employed to convey the colour, flavour and energy of the Rio Carnival and shares his tips for shooting low-light…

How to Shoot Subjects in Motion - Movement at Night

As New Order once observed, the world’s in motion, so why not convey that in your pictures? Niall Benvie shares his creative blur techniques to…

Stictching-Panoramas

Looking for inspiration this summer? There’s a whole world of photo opportunities on your doorstep, from modern design masterpieces to ancient mounds. Read our guide…

Neutral-Density-Filters-Movement

Pro landscape snapper and ND addict Jeremy Walker explains why you need Neutral Density filters. Welcome to the mysterious world of Neutral Density filters, a…

Apart from a softbox, the most useful accessories that I have for my small lighting kit are different-coloured lighting gels. However, mention lighting gels and…

Nikon-SB900-flash

It’s cold outside, so why not turn your home into your own home studio and get creative without having to take your slippers off? The…

How-to-Photograph-Gardens-Keith-Berger

Looking back on our pick of the 2010 International Garden Photographer of the Year winners, we bring you a selection of top tips on how…

Railway-Magazine-Logo

We have teamed up with the makers of Railway magazine to give you all the must-have information on where to photograph trains and how to…

Photographing Mushrooms

A selection of top tips to help you better explore the intriguing world of mycology and improve your skills when photographing mushrooms. • Mushrooms are…