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Autumn macro photography

Autumn is the perfect season to indulge in some close-up and macro photography, says Tracy Calder. So pack your bag and head out to the woods

7 ways to boost your camera for free

Fancy a better camera without spending a penny? There are countless ways to give your current camera a boost for free. Here are seven things to try

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Expert tips for creative low-light shooting

Creative low-light shooting is a challenge, but can be very rewarding. Three top pros from popular genres share their tips for getting luminous results when the light is failing

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There’s a starman: Pete Lawrence

Astronomer and astrophotographer Pete Lawrence has been on the judging panel for Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year for eight years. He tells Tracy Calder what he’s looking for in a winning image

Stuart Franklin interview: The Documentary Impulse

Stuart Franklin, former president of Magnum Photos and author of the book The Documentary Impulse, which examines the human drive 
to document the world, talks to Steve Fairclough about his new book and 
the current state of documentary photography

Street photography and the law

When you're out on the street it's important to know your rights, says Tracy Calder. Follow our tips, and you'll be well on your way to staying safe and streetwise