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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.
With Winter getting ever closer, ePHOTOzine spoke to Chris Hanley about shooting outdoors and the equipment we'd need to make those portraits perfect.
With the days getting colder and the nights drawing in, Michael Alan Bielat takes us indoors to shoot some portraits.
Find out why a flashgun is great for outdoor portraits.
Joe McNally asks: straight flash be ugly, right? Well here he demonstrates how this isn't always true.
Chris Burfoot AMPA ASWPP introduces Octa, the ultimate versatile light.
This guide shows you how to make someone look great without them going under the knife!
Site member Alley (AlleyCatz) shares her tips for shooting portraits at living museums and re-enactments.
Portrait photographer Michael Alan Bielat spoke to ePHOTOzine about photographing men and women.
When the Christmas lights go up you have a few weeks to get out there and use them in your photography.
We're starting portrait month with family portraits as they're photos everyone hangs on the wall.
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.
The way you develop a picture can add to the creativity. Here's a simple technique by Heather Powell to develop your darkroom skills
Vignettes are a simple yet subtle way to guide the eye through a shot and here are four ways to create one.
Here's ten top ways to photograph trees this summer and throughout the rest of the year.
Turn the humble vegetable into a piece of art with a few simple steps.
How to use Photoshop's lasso selection tools.
A step by step guide to using DVD Photo Slideshow to make impressive photo presentations.
See how a little work in Photoshop can turn a good portrait into a great one.
Make your own Christmas card with your own photos in Photoshop.
Barry Beckham turns an ordinary snapshot of a cafe into half cartoon.
Water drop images are great to look at and are quite easy to make. This tutorial will show you how to do it.
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