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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.
Wait for the sun to set and fairground rides can make spectacular images.
If you find red eye to be a problem in your holiday portraits here's how you can fix it.
Photography advice for those photographers venturing to this year's festival of speed.
Wondering what shutter speed will give you the best waterfall image? Have a read of this.
Spend a day in a public garden and you'll have a memory card bursting with colourful flora in no time.
Polo might not be everyone's cup of tea but it is a photogenic sport.
Read about Niall Benvie's 2020Vision photography assignment to the north west Highlands of Scotland and pick up some landscape photography tips.
Joe McNally asks: straight flash be ugly, right? Well here he demonstrates how this isn't always true.
Keywording isn't enjoyable but it must be done and here, Robin Whalley explains how to do it in Lightroom.
This article lists some simple tips you can use to make your photos stand out.
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.
Mark Elliott of Better Photos shares his advice on using flashguns for shooting flattering portraits.
For those who want to learn how to photograph seals, take a look at this article.
Make your own Christmas card with your own photos in Photoshop.
Improve your flash pictures by getting the flashgun off your camera and firing it remotely with a slave.
Here we show you a simple lighting technique that can be used on a number of still life subjects.
All you need to know to get close to your subject
Matt Thompson has a quick piece of advice on creating hard and soft light indoors.
How to photograph someone writing their name with a sparkler.
Peter Bargh demonstrates how to use your computer to make your own personalised greetings cards.
Many cameras have a built-in flash which can be used in more creative ways than you may think as we explain.
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