The Lake District

Top Autumn Photography Locations UK

Sadly the summer is almost on its way out, but that doesn’t mean we have to pack our cameras away. The Autumn may not have the heat, but it certainly offers some wonderful light and colours. We asked professional landscape…

Printing ink colours

15 printing problems solved

It’s never been more important to print easily lost digital images, but the process can be frustrating. Tim Daly shares his cast-iron print workflow for a higher success rate and lower printing costs

Peter Capaldi with eyes shut

Photo Insight with Harry Borden: Peter Capaldi

When I’m commissioned, to shoot a portrait, I’m usually given a free hand to photograph the subject in the way I choose. Editors know the kind of images I’m going to produce, so I simply shoot as wide a range…

Steve Schapiro march to Montgomery

Fighting for rights: Steve Schapiro

In his 55-year career, Steve Schapiro has witnessed many key events in modern US history, and made some of the most enduring images of the civil rights movement. Steve Fairclough finds out more

Outdoor light Salisbury Cathedral

Complete guide to outdoor light

Light is a photographer’s raw material, the building block that makes or breaks our images. Pro shooter David Noton explains the skill in learning how to see, feel and understand it

The Vest pocket kodak and the first world war

The Vest Pocket Kodak: the soldier’s kodak

In his new book, author and military historian Jon Cooksey looks back at the one camera that was able to democratise photography for the troops of the First World War – the Vest Pocket Kodak

Perfect camera set-up

Your perfect camera set-up

Taking some time to set up your camera from the outset will help you get the right settings for the right moment. Angela Nicholson guides you through the process

Lens flare

How to use lens flare properly

It gets a bad rap, but flare can be used to tell a story or enhance the summery mood of landscapes and portraits. Jeremy Walker and Tom Calton show how