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.
Here's some hints and tips on shooting wildlife with a compact camera.
- 6 Oct 2012
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
Taking your compact camera with you on holiday? Here our top tips to get the best out of it.
- 9 Jul 2012
How to photograph flowers with a simple point-and-shoot.
- 22 May 2011
Victor Habbick tells us why upgrading your kit to a level that suits your need is a good idea.
- 26 Nov 2008
Pack up the car and head for the coast with your compact camera for some beach photography.
- 23 Jul 2016
In part one of our series for beginners Michael Jenkins gives advice on choosing and using cameras.
- 5 Jan 2002
Holding a camera steady is essential if you want to make the most of your camera and lens quality.
- 16 Jan 2014
This tutorial will show you how to use small LED lights to add interest to your indoor portrait shots.
- 29 Nov 2016
Many cameras have a built-in flash which can be used in more creative ways than you may think as we explain.
- 19 Jul 2013
Just because you have a point-and-shoot camera doesn't mean you can't capture great shots of flowers.
- 27 Mar 2013