Tips and techniques on a range of photography skills, and advice from experts on specific photography techniques.

HDR natural-looking HDR Southwold Pier

A mere mention of high dynamic range (HDR) is enough to make many run a mile, but with careful use it can look great, reveals…

Wild camping

Give your landscape images an unfair advantage by camping at photogenic locations. James Abbott shares practical tips for staying in the great outdoors

Manual masterclass

Modern cameras are very clever but sometimes manual exposure, focusing and flash is still the best option. James Abbott gives a manual masterclass

making the most of mirrorless

Mirrorless cameras have a few tricks up their sleeves that DSLR users might not know about. Angela Nicholson explains how to access their full potential

Cyanotype process

Keen to get more creative? Angela Chalmers reveals how working with the historic cyanotype process can generate really eye-catching images

home printing

The type and number of inks, and what you lay them on, can have a massive effect on photo-printing quality. Matthew Richards shows you how…

Wildlife tips

It’s important to plan and understand your subject, reveal background texture to add context to a picture, and nail the exposure and focusing. Learn from…

still-life photography

Still-life photography leaves nothing to chance. Tim Clinch explains how to maximise the potential of this classical and underused genre of photography

Garden tips

Claire Takacs shares her top tips on how to get stunning images of your garden