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…

Chances are you've seen a forced perspective shot without even realizing it. The likes of Lord of the Rings and Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless…

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Forget expensive macro accessories, you can make your own extension tube using items you may have lying around at home...

Print contact sheets

It is surprising just how quickly an image library can be built up to contain thousands of files, but here are a few things you…

A little reflected light can make all the difference to your portraits. We show you how to make a three-faced reflector for bouncing light back…

DIY-flash-grid-step-1

A flash grid can help make the light direction from a flashgun far more precise. We show you how you can make one using a…