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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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    Photograph hands

    Take your attention away from the face and focus on hands.

    • 18 Jun 2010
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    Now that's entertainment!

    Venture into town and you'll soon find someone who's playing an instrument, dancing or juggling just waiting to be photographed.

    • 26 Jun 2010
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    Low Light Photography Tips

    Advice to help you take better photos in low light.

    • 3 Nov 2012
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    Beginner's Guide To Photography Part 6

    Mike Browne is back sharing his knowledge with beginners. This time he has tips on lenses and focal lengths.

    • 13 Jan 2012
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    A Guide To Focal Lengths

    Here, we take a look at what effect different focal lengths will have on your images.

    • 25 Feb 2015
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    Chasing the Aurora

    Tony Prower, better known on ePHOTOzine as the Happy Ostrich, explains how you to take photos of the Northern Lights.

    • 13 May 2005
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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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    Severe cold weather photography

    Mountaineer, diver, photographer, lecturer and author, Jack Jackson shares his wealth of experiences in this extreme weather photography guide

    • 5 Jan 2001
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    Portrait photography - a practical guide

    It's not just about light and exposure, Alex Lee suggests gaining a rapport with your subject is essential if you want to take natural and relaxed portraits.

    • 7 Jan 2001
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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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    Wide-angle photography technique

    Having mastered the basic camera controls, you may want to become more creative with your camera. One easy way of doing this is by using different focal length lenses.

    • 4 Jan 2002
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    How to shoot candids at weddings

    Some of the most successful wedding photos are taken when the bride, groom or guest are not aware.

    • 8 Jan 2002
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Nikon D7200 DX-Format DSLR Announced
Nikon has announced the availability of a new DX-Format camera with Wi-Fi functions and improved performance.
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2 Mar 2015 12:55pm
ePHOTOzine's Photo Of The Week Winner
Find out why this week's Photo of the Week was awarded the accolade.
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2 Mar 2015 8:14am
Photographing Snowdrops
Basic flower photography tips to help you capture that perfect shot of a Snowdrop.
28 Feb 2015 1:00AM
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2 Mar 2015 2:27am
Venus 60mm f/2.8 Macro Lens Review
Paul Iddon tests the Venus 60mm f/2.8 2:1 macro lens, the World's only 2:1 macro lens to offer infinite focus.
26 Feb 2015 2:38PM
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1 Mar 2015 1:25pm
Top 10 Best Waterproof Cameras 2015
Here are our top 10 best waterproof tough cameras for active photographers with features like GPS and Wi-Fi built in they make an ideal active holiday camera.
27 Feb 2015 1:19PM
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26 Feb 2015 9:50pm
Sony Alpha A7-II Review
Reviewed: The Sony Alpha A7-II - The updated camera features improved handling and controls, along with in-camera image stabilisation.
25 Feb 2015 9:30AM
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26 Feb 2015 8:20pm
Nikon 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G AF-S VR Nikkor Review
Nikon 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G AF-S VR Nikkor Review
Gary Wolstenholme reviews the telephoto zoom Nikon 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G AF-S VR Nikkor Lens.
9 Jun 2011 10:16AM
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26 Feb 2015 2:08pm
Metabones Speed Booster Review
David Thorpe reviews the Metabones Speed Booster with Micro Four Thirds, designed to give brighter, sharper images.
26 Feb 2015 10:49AM
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26 Feb 2015 7:04am
World's 1st Drop-In Filter Adapter
A start-up company in Hong Kong has created a new filter system they hope will come into production with the public's help.
24 Feb 2015 10:35AM
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25 Feb 2015 8:45pm
ePz Member Shortlisted For Sony World Photography Awards
ePHOTOzine member Simon Morris has once again been selected for the Sony World Photography Awards shortlist.
24 Feb 2015 11:06AM