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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.
Gavin Gough tells us how a one year sabbatical turned into a full-time photographic career.
ePz member Duncan Simey shows us how to create drag zoom landscapes.
In part four of our beginners guide to nature photography Ian Andrews looks at what can be achieved using specialist lenses.
In his first article for ePz, Damian "The BIG Dog" McGillicuddy shares tips on photographing edgy, urban fashion portraits.
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.
Water drop images are great to look at and are quite easy to make. This tutorial will show you how to do it.
Use Photoshop Elements to create a Christmas card.
Here are a few tips for taking some great macro shots this festive season.
Vignettes are a simple yet subtle way to guide the eye through a shot and here are four ways to create one.
You don't have to keep the same aspect ratio when saving and printing pictures. Sometimes an unusal format can enhance a photo. Peter Bargh prepares to stretch the format.
Is your model not wearing the right shade of lipstick? Well this tutorial will show you how to add a new colour with the help of GIMP.
Using layers and Motion Blur filter to create a sense of speed.
This tutorial will show you how to use small LED lights to add interest to your indoor portrait shots.
Tips on how backlighting objects can create better still life work.
Here are some top tips for people starting out in festive photography this Christmas.
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