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.
July 3, 2016
Mixing up models dressed as superheroes with classical painting techniques and then photographing the results seems a mad idea, but Sacha Goldberger pulled it off. Tom Smallwood finds out how he did it
May 19, 2016
Street photographer Dougie Wallace, otherwise known as ‘Glasweegee’, talks to Jade Severs about his project documenting the world of Premier Padmini taxis in Mumbai, India, using flash
April 9, 2016
Michael Freeman looks at how spring light can affect portrait photography, both candid and posed
March 15, 2016
Phil Hall covers some of the basics, while two very different photographers share their tips for natural light photography
October 1, 2015
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 on an opera.
September 12, 2015
Recreate the golden age with our Hollywood lighting guide. Lighting expert Damien Lovegrove explains how.
August 3, 2015
The high contrast lighting of the midday summer sun can terrible for many subjects. However, street photography can look fantastic when photographers play with these areas of dark and light. See our top tips for high contrast street photography.
July 14, 2015
Three top photographers share their expert tips and insights on how to get the best street photography shots.
June 18, 2015
Inspire your portrait images with new ideas by trying out some of our portrait photography projects
June 17, 2015
Get your portraits noticed with some clever in-camera lens-distortion techniques that don’t cost the earth. Jake Hicks shows you how
February 24, 2015
Four top portrait photographers give their top tips on how to take your best-ever people shots
November 24, 2014
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 everything you need
November 7, 2014
November 7, 2014
Phil Hall explores the potential in shooting 4K video stills on location to see how it compares to standard camera stills
October 30, 2014
Damien Lovegrove shows how to make the city into your studio for our urban portraits technique session in AP this week
March 10, 2014
Create memorable, flattering photographs using our portrait guide...
July 3, 2013
Professional portrait photographer Phil Sharp shoots for major record labels and music magazines. Audley Jarvis talks to him
November 22, 2012
Annabel Williams takes two readers out onto the streets of London to show them how to use the urban environment to achieve successful portrait shots. Tom Doyle reports