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.
All you need to know to get close to your subject
- 5 Jan 2003
The effect of blurring the non-critical parts of an image helps separate the main subject from the rest of the foreground and background that might otherwise be found as distracting. Anthony Moringello shows us how to digitally create depth-of-field.
- 11 Jun 2008
Using a digital camera to take infrared pictures is much easier than the film method as we explain.
- 2 Jan 2002
A useful guide to what situations lens hoods are most useful in.
- 8 Aug 2011
Want to know what the word 'fast' means when used before the word lens? Have a read of this.
- 9 Aug 2014
Peter Bargh talks through a few tips to improve your panning technique.
- 13 Jul 2013
Using your camera's focus lock is one way to override the automatic focus and ensure you photographs are sharper.
- 30 Nov 2011
Pick up a toy camera and get creative. Here are a few tips to get you started.
- 24 Apr 2011
See what there is to photograph in and around the hedgerows of the UK.
- 7 May 2014
Is the British weather letting you down again? Well, we have some ideas to keep you busy indoors.
- 17 Oct 2013
Learn how to fill the frame with a small bird that's just a dot to the naked eye. It's all done with a digital camera attached to a spotting scope.
- 9 Jan 2002