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MPs defeated by Lords in Parliamentary photo competition

In a convincing show of photographic superiority, members of the House of Lords scooped four of the top five entries as selected by the panel of judges. The overall winner was Lord Greenway, whose atmospheric backlit image of a tugboat…

Jane Bown retrospective goes on display in London

A retrospective exhibition displaying the works of esteemed photojournalist Jane Bown is on display at Proud Central, until 12 August. Working within a male-dominated industry, Jane was a pioneer of the genre, capturing portraits of post-war Britain on assignments for…

Samyang unveils 85mm Canon mount portrait lens

Weighing in at just 485g, and measuring 72mm long (without the lens hood and rear cap), the Samyang 85mm f/1.4 EF lens promises to “set new standard for portrait lenses”. It has been designed with 9 optical elements in 7…

CameraWorld announces free summer event at Brands Hatch

CameraWorld has added a new “Live” event for the summer. Taking place on the 2nd of August at the iconic racing venue, Brands Hatch, it comes ahead of the main CameraWorld Live show that will take place in London on…

Art is where the heart is

Top fine-art portrait photographer, Photoshop expert and Vanguard Professional, Bella Kotak, explains how she gets such uniquely atmospheric images.

Sony RX100 VI vs Panasonic TZ200

If you’re looking for a camera that you can always have on your person, you’ll probably be heading in the direction of something small and light. But that doesn’t mean you’ll necessarily want to compromise heavily on image quality. Panasonic…

Defying the odds

As a professional sports photographer, Canon Ambassador Samo Vidic photographs the world’s top athletes for leading brands and publications. But in his latest project Samo wanted to shine a light on a sometimes-overlooked group of sporting heroes: disabled athletes who…

Previously unseen street photos discovered in suitcase

A set of fantastic photographs taken by John Turner depicting street scenes going all the way back to the 1930s have garnered a huge amount of interest. After spending at least 30 years in the loft, they were discovered by…

Canon launches new 70-200mm lens duo

The EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS III USM replaces Canon’s flagship 70-200mm lens, and has been designed with high-performance and extra robustness in mind. It has protective seals, which make it resistant to both moisture and dust, while fluorine-coated front and…

Sony officially unveils RX100 VI

Sony has revealed the latest compact camera to sit in its acclaimed RX100 series. The Cyber-shot RX100 VI sees a longer zoom lens than ever before, giving a 35mm equivalent of 24-200mm, but with a now narrower aperture of f/2.8-4.5.…