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General Photography

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.

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Sometimes it's what you leave out of your images that makes them great as we explain in this article.

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Want to know what the word 'fast' means when used before the word lens? Have a read of this.

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Telephoto lenses have a multitude of uses and can be a great tool in a photographer's arsenal. To see just how versatile they are, here are 8 top ways you can use a telephoto lens.

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Want a bit of Bokeh in your images? Take a look at this article for a few simple but effective tips for the next time you're photographing portraits.

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Patterns may not be the first thing that spring to mind when you're on holiday and capturing images of your trip but they can be an interesting subject to focus on.

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While you're out and about, at the coast or on your foreign holiday snap a few signs as they can make a really interesting collection of images.

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Here are 6 reasons why you should try to use vertical lines in your images as well as a few tips on how to use them to make the most impact in your shots.

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Enhance patterns and add interest to your photos with horizontal lines which you can find almost anywhere when you really look.

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Here are 7 reasons why a lens with longer reach should be in your kit bag alongside the rest of your photography kit.

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Find out why hot-air balloons are interesting subjects for a photographer and how to capture top shots of them with our handy top tips.

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Looking for a new photography subject/theme to photograph? Well head out with the theme 'old vs new' in your head and see what you can capture.

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Want to improve your portrait photography skills? We have 10 essential tips for you to countdown, make notes from and practise.

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