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Here's some things you should know about digital zoom before choosing a digital or advanced compact.
Learn how to create a ragged frame that can be added to any image.
You've taken the pictures now add a little bit of colour to your incense smoke images in Photoshop.
Tone mapped HDR images are rarely perfect when the HDR program finishes with them. They can look flat, lack overall contrast, and can suffer from artifacts, ghosting and halos. Ferrell McCollough of www.beforethecoffee.com explains how to correct such problems.
Robin Whalley shows us how to create an infrared landscape in Photoshop.
Panoramas are easier than you think! You don't even need a special tripod head.
Robin Whalley shows you how to convert your boring landscapes into monochrome masterpieces.
Here is our top ten guide to photographing water, in all its forms.
Good equipment and technical knowledge are both important to taking strong wildlife photographs, but there are also a great many ways of improving your results that have less to do with cutting edge technology than with how you look through your lens, explains wildlife expert, Ariadne Van Zandbergen.
Long exposure landscapes don't just have to be of the sea as Karl Taylor explains.
Why is it when we go on holiday and need a passport photo we rely on that robot booth to churn out automated pictures at a tune of over £3 per shot? Peter Bargh shows you how to shoot, prepare and print pictures for your passport with ease.
Having a little knowledge about how the camera's shutter speed works can help you obtain pictures with more impact.
Peter Bargh explains how you can use the valuable Layer Mask option of Photoshop to make better colour changes and selections, in this step by step image editing technique.
See how a hand-held light meter will help you get better exposures, even if you are using a digital camera.
The famous high key effect is one of the most interesting, yet simple, effects you can achieve in digital photography
The eyes are one of the most important parts of a portrait, and usually the first thing we notice. Therefore, a small amount of enhancement on the eyes can go a very long way to producing a portrait with real zing.
Once you grasp the basic principles of focusing your photographs will take on a whole new depth.
Attaching a neutral density filter to your camera lens will bring you several benefits, as Peter Bargh explains.
Photoshop expert, Terry Steeley, kicks off the first of a new series of tutorials for ePHOTOzine that looks at how to watermark our digital images to protect them from being used without our consent.
Chris Burfoot AMPA shows us how to set up studio lighting.
Photography teacher, JP Pullos shows you how to create blurry backgrounds in your photos.
Find the ideal hyperfocal distance to ensure your landscape images are sharp throughout.
Sending pictures by email is easy with a tiny amount of computer knowledge
Wrap up warm and shoot some winter portraits.
The various resizing options in Photoshop are looked at by Peter Bargh of ePHOTOzine.
A quick introduction on creating catchlights in eyes.
How to create a low and high key vignette in Photoshop.
Enjoy the fresh air and photograph some people outdoors.
Here's how you can fix converging verticals in the free photo editing software GIMP.
Chris Burfoot AMPA ASWPP shows us how to get the most out of a Rotalux Softbox System.
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