Tips and techniques on portrait photography, including how to shoot great portrait photographs, best kit for portrait photography, how to light portraits, and everything else you might need to know about shooting great portrait images.

Amy Drucker Family Portraits

It's always a good time for candid images of young family members that you will treasure all year round. Amy Drucker shares her insights and…

Photographer Phil Sharp explains how shallow depth of field can add an extra dimension to your portrait photography. He talks to Oliver Atwell

Through his photography, Terence Donovan captured the 1960s’ spirit like nobody else, photo historian Robin Muir tells David Clark

A single light source can produce striking results when used creatively

Lighting techniques have been around far longer than photography. The basics of photography may have been formulated in the early 1800s, but photographic lighting principles…

Opera by the River pic by Edmond Terakopian

We speak to multi award-winning photographer Edmond Terakopian, about his new exhibition Opera by the River, a photographic essay documenting the creative process of putting…

Inspire your portrait images with new ideas by trying out some of our portrait photography projects

You may not be a professional, but there's no reason why you can't take great wedding photographs. Our essential guide to wedding photography gives you…

Shooting 4K video portraits

I’m pretty comfortable shooting products and people in studio and on location, but I’m rarely involved in video photography. My primary concern was to achieve…