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Photography Techniques

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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    Setting up camera adapters tutorial

    David Clapp shows us how to adapt manual focus lenses for digital cameras.

    • 19 Apr 2010
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    Studio Photography - Shooting Fossils

    This article by Edwin Brosens will give you some top tips on how to shoot fossils in the studio.

    • 13 Sep 2011
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    Preparations for Iron-based printing

    Over the next three articles Dr Mike Ware describes three iron-based processes - new cyanotype, argyrotype and platino-palladiotype. They have the same working methods so, to avoid repetition, the equipment, materials and handling procedures you will need are described here first.

    • 9 Jan 2001
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16 Mar 2018 1:36pm
Top 27 Best 50mm Prime Lenses 2018
A 50mm lens is an essential piece of kit for many photographers but if you don't currently own one, here's our top 50mm lens picks to help you with your next purchase.
15 Mar 2018 9:55AM
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15 Mar 2018 5:11pm
Panasonic Leica DG Vario-Elmarit 50-200mm f/2.8-4.0 ASPH Review
John Riley reviews the new Panasonic Leica DG Vario-Elmarit 50-200mm f/2.8-4.0 ASPH. telephoto zoom lens for Micro Four Thirds cameras.
14 Mar 2018 8:00AM
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15 Mar 2018 4:28pm
Spring Landscape Photography Tips
Want to shoot a lasting collection of spring landscapes before summer arrives? Take a look at these tips.
15 Mar 2018 12:10AM
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15 Mar 2018 4:03am
Nikon 'Weather' Competition Winners Announced
The 5 winners of a Nikon 100th anniversary prize bundle in the February 'Weather' competition have been announced.
6 Mar 2018 10:41AM
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15 Mar 2018 3:58am
Win A Nikon COOLPIX A900 Compact Camera
Enter our March Photo Month photography competition for the chance to win a Nikon compact camera.
1 Mar 2018 7:00AM
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15 Mar 2018 12:41am
Lamb Photography Tips
Here are a few tips to help you capture shots of lambs that'll make people go 'ahh'.
12 Mar 2018 12:10AM
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14 Mar 2018 11:04pm
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus Review
The Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus is the first camera phone with a variable aperture, and it's also the brightest lens available in any smartphone camera to date, with an f/1.5 lens. Let's find out how the camera performs, and what difference the variable aperture makes.
14 Mar 2018 3:09PM
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14 Mar 2018 2:28pm
iPhone X Vs iPhone 8 Plus: Which Apple Smartphone Should I Buy?
Which new Apple flagship smartphone should you spend money on this year? We put the iPhone X and iPhone 8 Plus side-by-side to find out.
14 Mar 2018 1:34PM
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13 Mar 2018 9:49pm
Photographer's Guide To The Beach
Here are some top tips, equipment and examples of top photos, to get you ready for shooting at the beach.
13 Mar 2018 9:03AM
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13 Mar 2018 2:21pm
Leica Camera Sells For Over £2.1 Million At Auction
A piece of Leica history broke an auction record last week, selling for over £2.1 million.
13 Mar 2018 12:43PM