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Photography Techniques

From lens focal lengths and fill-flash to portraits, macro or stunning landscapes there are techniques for everyone. Learn how to use metering, considering composition and shoot everything from classic cars to derelict buildings. We also have 100s of easy to follow step by step photo editing tutorials.

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    All about exposure

    Light is the basic substance that your camera captures or records. This article explains the primary elements that govern how much light reaches your camera and makes an image too light, too dark, or exposed correctly.

    • 19 Nov 2010
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    Portrait lengths - a practical guide

    Shooting different lengths in portraits affects how the image is composed and perceived, as Duncan Evans explains.

    • 30 Nov -0001
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    Close encounters - macro photography explained

    One of the most fascinating and rewarding areas of photography is shooting close-up and macro studies. Small may be beautiful, but Steve Bavister shows you how to make it big. using photos by Peter Bargh.

    • 6 Jan 2001
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    Flower fascination - a close up photography guide

    The closer you look the more you'll see. Angelika Stehle suggests we add a new dimension to our flower photography.

    • 7 Jan 2001
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    Burning in detail - traditional darkroom technique

    Peter Bargh shows us how to improve our darkroom printing skills using selective exposure control.

    • 7 Jan 2001
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    Shooting Landscapes With Compact Cameras

    Is there such thing as the right camera when it comes to shooting landscapes? Robin Whalley gets his compact out to put this theory to the test.

    • 9 May 2011
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    When Using A 50mm Macro Lens Will Help

    Here's a guide to when the Pentax-D FA Macro 50mm f/2.8 lens will be ideal for use.

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    Getting to the Wildlife

    A beginners guide to wildlife photography in your area.

    • 5 Jan 2001
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    F-stop printing

    Richard Ross shows how to apply those familiar camera exposure techniques in the darkroom

    • 1 Jan 2003
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    High Dynamic Range (HDR) explained

    The concept of high dynamic range processing has been around since 1997, but has started to increase pace in the digital photography world. Peter Bargh explains what it's all about and how you use it.

    • 30 Nov -0001
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    Black and White Photography: The Nude

    The latest book in Terry Hope's Black and White Photography series deals with the perennial subject of the nude. In this extract, a selection of photographers talk about the techniques they have employed to produce their pictures.

    • 1 Jan 2001
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    Bird Photography

    Struggling to capture that picture perfect Puffin? Are your subjects flying out of frame before you've clicked the shutter button? If so, you need Joe Kellard's help.

    • 16 Nov 2009
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26 Jul 2014 5:29pm
Depth Of Field & Hyperfocal Distance Calculator
Douglas Software Depth Of Field and Hyperfocal Distance Calculator is now available as an app.
26 Jul 2014 6:00AM
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26 Jul 2014 6:03am
Top 10 Quickest SD MicroSD Memory Cards Tested
We test the latest SDHC / SDXC, MicroSD and Sony memory cards to find out which are the quickest. Updated July 2014.
16 Jul 2014 12:00AM
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25 Jul 2014 10:24pm
Panasonic Lumix FZ1000 Review
Read our review of the new Panasonic Lumix FZ1000, the World's first 4K recording compact camera features a 16x optical zoom lens, Wi-Fi, and EVF.
1 Jul 2014 2:30PM
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25 Jul 2014 2:03pm
Pentax 645Z Full Size Sample Photos
We've been taking photos with a production version of the Pentax 645Z and have uploaded full-size sample photos.
24 Jul 2014 8:26PM
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24 Jul 2014 5:01pm
ePHOTOzine's Photo Month Winner Week 3
Find out who's won e2 membership in week 3 of July's Photo Month.
24 Jul 2014 4:48PM
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24 Jul 2014 4:39pm
Ricoh Imaging UK Announce Prestige K-3
Ricoh Imaging UK have announced the Pentax K-3 limited edition Prestige camera.
24 Jul 2014 9:32AM
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24 Jul 2014 3:49pm
Accessories For Your New Camera
Accessories For Your New Camera
Here are a few accessories you might need for your new camera.
21 Jan 2013 3:51PM
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24 Jul 2014 1:04pm
Nikon D810 Sample Photos
Here are a number of full size sample photos taken with the Nikon D810, the new DSLR from Nikon.
18 Jul 2014 10:58AM
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23 Jul 2014 10:44pm
Canon EF-S 10-18mm f/4.5-5.6 IS STM Lens Review
Gary Wolstenholme reviews the new Canon EF-S 10-18mm f/4.5-5.6 IS STM Lens for Canon APS-C cameras.
21 Jul 2014 11:04AM
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23 Jul 2014 8:26pm
ePHOTOzine's Photo Of The Week Winner
Find out why this week's Photo of the Week was awarded the accolade.
21 Jul 2014 11:24AM