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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.
Portrait photographer Michael Alan Bielat spoke to ePHOTOzine about photographing men and women.
This guide shows you how to make someone look great without them going under the knife!
Have you ever wondered how photographers capture that crucial knock-out in the boxing ring? Well boxing photographer Steve Merry has the answers.
Style guru Wayne Hemingway uses an Epson printer to make hats for special events. This simple seven step guide will help you make your own designer hat!
With the global economy struggling it is more important than ever to try and make more money. Well Michael Alan Bielat, a photographer from the US may just be able to help you earn a little bit more cash.
<br />Ariadne Van Zandbergen, a leading wildlife and travel photographer, shares a collection of tips to help you phoptograph people of Africa.
Want letters after your name? Here's a useful guide to help you pass
Take your camera into a hot climate and you're bound to encounter problems. This collection of invaluable tips from Jack Jackson will help you avoid potential disasters whether in a dust storm in a Mediterranean holiday resort or on an African Safari.
You can create great studio portraits with limited facilities and a little thought.
For the past 30 years Bob Carlos Clarke has held a reputation as one of the world's leading erotic photographers. Here in an extract from his latest book Shooting Sex, he explains how he works with his models.
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 use Photoshop's Layer Masks to merge two images side by side, edge to edge.
Andy Warhol’s work features one of the most recognisable styles of print in the art world and his silk screen prints of stars as famous as Marilyn Monroe and Elizabeth Taylor are iconic. Here Michael Bates recreates the effect for using the free image editing program, Gimp.
See how to give your digital images a grainy film feel in Photoshop.
Here are a few tips on photographing Poinsettias during the festive season.
As the sun sets is a great time to shoot buildings.
Improve your flash pictures by getting the flashgun off your camera and firing it remotely with a slave.
Here's a rundown of the top ten things that you can do to put a different perspective on your photography.
Have fun with sparklers and capture the patterns / words created with these steps.
Wrap up warm and shoot some winter portraits.
By blending part of an image with itself you can create a cracking sky as this tutorial, by Robin Whalley, will show.
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