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Shooting the British weather

There are only two days left for you to enter the 10th Landscape Photographer of the Year competition, so we asked founder Charlie Waite how you can find some inspiration in that most British of conversation topics – the weather

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Photo insight: Flour frenzy

Mark Benham, winner of the Pink Lady Food Photographer of the Year competition 2016, explains why you don’t need perfect light to win big

Photo appraisal: On the pier

Expert advice and tips on improving your photography from Damien Demolder. He gives his appraisal of On The Pier by Elisa Bortolotti and offers advice on how it might be improved.

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Taking photographs in the rain

Precipitation is a fact of life in the UK, be it heavy downpours or light spring showers. Three creative photographers explain why you should always get your camera out when the heavens open

14 top tips for telephoto landscape images

Tele-photo. The title says it all, really – photos taken at a distance. That’s what telephoto lenses do. They pull things in, magnify them, let you get up close and personal. For sport and nature photography, where your subject is…

Building a website for your photography portfolio

There are many good reasons for having your own website. First and foremost, it’s a great way of sharing your images, and letting the world know what you’re capable of with a camera. It’s also a way to back up…

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Photo appraisal: Horses in the mist

Expert advice and tips on improving your photography from Damien Demolder. He gives his appraisal of Horses in the Mist by Brian McDonnell and offers advice on how it might be improved.