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Here's some hints and tips on shooting wildlife with a compact camera.
- 6 Oct 2012
Here are a few tips on how to stop camera shake spoiling your shots taken with Pentax compacts.
- 11 Oct 2016
Here's some things you should know about digital zoom before choosing a digital or advanced compact.
- 21 Jan 2014
Zoom blur is a striking form of blur that is relatively easy to achieve at the time you take the picture, provided you have the correct equipment. Here Michael Bates shows you how to add the effect later, digitally using the free editing program Gimp.
- 19 Jun 2008
Is there such thing as the right camera when it comes to shooting landscapes? Robin Whalley gets his compact out to put this theory to the test.
- 9 May 2011
How to photograph flowers with a simple point-and-shoot.
- 22 May 2011
Pack up the car and head for the coast with your compact camera for some beach photography.
- 23 Jul 2016
Ian Andrews continues his series to explain why a telphoto is a good choice for wildlife photography
- 30 Nov -0001
It might not be everyone's cup of tea but it's an easily accessible sport if you want to practice your photography.
- 17 Aug 2010
With every increasing zooms on compact cameras and the affordability of digital SLRs, the world of fast cars is open to everyone, as Duncan Evans explains.
- 14 Sep 2007