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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.
Learn how to use the Paste into and Layer mask options in our advanced Photoshop masterclass step by step guide.
<br />Ariadne Van Zandbergen, a leading wildlife and travel photographer, shares a collection of tips to help you phoptograph people of Africa.
Taking photographs in fog can add intrigue to an image but it's not always easy to do. This article aims to help you with this photography challenge.
You can dramatically alter the tones of a black & white photograph by placing coloured filters over the camera lens. It's all explained here.
Here are 10 tips you need to read before you begin taking photos at someone's big day.
Want to shoot some night shots in the city? Have a read of this first.
Despite what some experts say, you don't have to own five studio flash heads to produce high-key lighting.
What's the Histogram and how can you make the most of what it's got to offer?
Know someone who's new to photography? Here are ten quick tips to help them get started.
Mike Browne, from PhotographyCourses.Biz, has a new series to share with you. This time it's on composition.
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.
When you've taken a portrait and the background lets it down, there's only one thing to do and that's remove it. This tutorial will show you just how easy it is to remove the background from an image and create a new one.
How to make objects in layers take on the shape of objects in lower layers
What better time to try a spot of food photography than Christmas!
Open your cutlery draw and get creative with your forks.
Michael Bates shows us how Layers can be used in GIMP.
Photoshop's Radial Blur filter can be used to simulate zoom burst effect. Here we've added one to a stained glass window.
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.
John Gravett of Lakeland Photographic Holidays shares his wide angle photography tips with ePz.
Why just take one shot from a portrait session when you can create a series?
How to turn your quick sunset snap into something which packs a serious punch.
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