Join ePHOTOzine, the friendliest photography community.
Upload photos, chat with photographers, win prizes and much more for free!
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.
David Clapp shows us how The Nikon 14-24 Lens on a Canon 1DsIII can be used for landscapes.
Get away from the High Street and there's still a chance you can find stores with interesting frames and quirky displays to photograph.
Summer's here and flowers are blooming so it's a great time to obtain colourful pictures of gardens and parks. But before you nip out, consider our alternative approach.
Anyone can take a picture of a person but to take a really great picture of someone takes practice, patience and a little bit of know how. We spoke to three professional portrait photographers to see what tips they have for taking better portraits. Here's part one.
Here are 10 things to think about before you press the shutter and capture your shot.
Gary Wolstenholme explains why he thinks there is no "best" equipment when it comes to taking pictures at concerts.
David Clapp swaps people for plants as he puts the Sigma 85mm f/1.4 to the test as a macro lens.
Tips to help you take better photos when you go on a wildlife safari.
Infra-red photography is a bit like Marmite you either love it or hate it and John Powell, the founder of the Infra-Red Photographic Society most definitely adores it. He started taking infra-red images in the eighties and here he tells ePHOTOzine why more people should be looking at the world in a way we can't usually see.
Why settle for one building when you can photograph a whole row of them?
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.
How to add stars to any night sky in Photoshop.
Your camera has a self timer mode. Learn how to make the most of it in our beginners' guide.
What's ISO, how and when can it be used? We answer these questions here.
Tips on producing great gig images in low light.
In his latest article, Robin Whalley shows us how to use the Tone Curve tool in Lightroom.
Want to have a go at robin photography but aren't sure how to do it? Have a read of these 10 quick tips.
Ever taken a picture and realised it would look much better if only you could change the background? Here's how to do it using Corel's Paint Shop Pro.
The various resizing options in Photoshop are looked at by Peter Bargh of ePHOTOzine.
A Photoshop tutorial on improving foggy shots.
How to use Photoshop's Dust and Scratch filter to improve your old photos.
Techniques RSS Feed
Subscribe to the Techniques RSS feed and get instant updates.
Subscribe to Techniques RSS Feed
Join Our Free Newsletter
1st December 2013 - 31st December 2013This December you can win one of three fantastic Intuos Pro tablets courtesy of Wacom!
Designed for creativity, these innovative pen tablets combine Wacom&rs...
15th December 2013 - 21st December 2013It's week three of Santa Vanguard's bumper giveaway!
This week, you can win an Actus Plus 323 CT tripod by showing us your best 'Slow Shutter Speed...
December's Photo Month
Check out ePHOTOzine's inspirational photo month calendar! Each day click on a window to unveil new photography tips, treats and techniques.