Autumn landscape photos

Autumn Landscape photos

Autumn is unquestionably the most photogenic season of the year. It’s as if the beautiful colours and endless leafy carpets are nature’s way of compensating us for any sadness we may feel about the end of summer and the imminent…

How to Shoot Portrait Photos at Home

Simplicity is often the key to success in portrait photography, as Ian Farrell shows in his portrait photography tips, using nothing other than window light, a reflector and a digital camera...

How to use white balance

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

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How to shoot Autumn pictures

Autumn is the most photogenic season, so make the most of it by using our guide on how to shoot great Autumn pictures...

How to use a compact camera to get great shots

With care you can produce stunning results on even simple compacts. John Freeman shares a few tips, on how to use a compact camera Keep the camera steady Holding the camera at arm’s length when shooting is not conducive to…

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Using your digital SLR

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

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Filters explained

Filters explained: We look at the use of filters in photography and explain the different types...

How to use ISO

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

How to Take Wideangle Portraits

Sometimes it's fun to break the rules. Why not try shooting some wideangle portraits? Richard Sibley shows how a wideangle lens can be used to take striking portrait pictures...

Night landscape photography

Night landscape photography

Sunrise and sunset are not the only times of the day when natural light is at its most interesting. Ever thought of taking pictures in the dark? Here’s everything you need to know about night landscape photography...