Challenging the rules of street photography

If you’re a street photographer, or simply interested in the genre, think about how you define it. This may be a question you’ve often asked yourself already. While street photography isn’t necessarily a young genre (although its increasing popularity over…

Four top tips for high contrast street photography

The high contrast lighting of the midday summer sun can terrible for many subjects. However, street photography can look fantastic when photographers play with these areas of dark and light. See our top tips for high contrast street photography.

Borage, Colin Roberts

Top tips for photographing borage blooms

With poppies and lavender a firm favourite with photographers at this time of year, it’s easy to forget about borage. A beautiful flowering herb, borage blooms from June to August, and while it’s native to the Mediterranean it is hardy…

depth of field, landscape

Mastering hyperfocal distance

Hyperfocal distance is the precise focal distance at which depth of field is maximised for a given aperture and focal-length combination. Mark Bauer shares his advice on this fundamental technique of creative photography.

Atlantic puffins

Wildlife watch: Atlantic puffins

Atlantic puffins are now at the height of their activity and can provide a memorable photographic experience, as Richard Peters explains

Americas Cup

America’s Cup photography guide

The America’s Cup World Series is a premier racing circuit coming to Portsmouth from 23 - 26 July. Find out more about the event, and how to make sure you get great shots of the race.