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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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    Bodyshop with Paint Shop Pro - Job 9: A total respray

    In this article from our series using Paint Shop Pro we show you how to respray your Camper van. Try following our technique and then using it to max up your own car photos.

    • 1 Oct 2008
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    Black and White Photography: The Nude

    The latest book in Terry Hope's Black and White Photography series deals with the perennial subject of the nude. In this extract, a selection of photographers talk about the techniques they have employed to produce their pictures.

    • 1 Jan 2001
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    South African wildlife experience

    Daniel Locke Wheaton, captures South Africa's wildlife with the helpful of sponsors PhotoGlossy.com and Dunns Imaging.

    • 12 Jan 2002
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    Focal lengths in portraits

    Duncan Evans goes on a whirlwind tour of focal lengths when shooting portraits and explains what not to shoot.

    • 28 Jun 2007
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    All about exposure

    Light is the basic substance that your camera captures or records. This article explains the primary elements that govern how much light reaches your camera and makes an image too light, too dark, or exposed correctly.

    • 19 Nov 2010
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    Close encounters - macro photography explained

    One of the most fascinating and rewarding areas of photography is shooting close-up and macro studies. Small may be beautiful, but Steve Bavister shows you how to make it big. using photos by Peter Bargh.

    • 6 Jan 2001
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    Bodyshop with Paint Shop Pro - Job 1: Wheel Arches

    In this series of articles using Paint Shop Pro we show you how to pimp up a Camper van and here we work on the wheel arches. Try following our technique and then using it to max up your car photos.

    • 30 Sep 2008
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    Bodyshop with Paint Shop Pro - Job 3: Widening Tires

    In this series of articles using Paint Shop Pro we show you how to pimp up a Camper van and here we work on widening the tires. Try following our technique and then using it to max up your own car photos.

    • 1 Oct 2008
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    Photographing Damselflies

    John Gravett of Lakeland Photographic Holidays goes on the hunt for Damselflies.

    • 3 May 2012
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    Taking Better Glamour Photos

    This article lists some simple tips you can use to make your photos stand out.

    • 17 Nov 2010
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    Using The Sigma 85mm f/1.4 Lens For Macro Work

    David Clapp swaps people for plants as he puts the Sigma 85mm f/1.4 to the test as a macro lens.

    • 6 Jul 2011
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    Why You Need To Support Your Camera

    Holding a camera steady is essential if you want to make the most of your camera and lens quality.

    • 16 Jan 2014
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Create a golden Autumn in Photoshop
Create a golden Autumn in Photoshop
David Clapp shares an alternative technique for creating Autumn shades in Photoshop.
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Fujifilm X-A2 Review
Fujifilm's entry level mirrorless camera has been updated to join the "Selfie" generation, with a new tilting screen and additional upgrades, but how does the X-A2 perform?
9 Apr 2015 2:09PM
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5 Feb 2016 6:09pm
Mitakon Speedmaster 25mm f/0.95 Review
John Riley reviews the Zhongyi Optics Mitakon Speedmaster 25mm f/0.95 bright prime lens.
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4 Feb 2016 1:24pm
Use Aurora HDR To Give Travel Shots More Punch
How to use Macphun Aurora HDR software to give your travel shots more punch.
4 Feb 2016 10:47AM
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4 Feb 2016 1:15pm
Network Rail Reverses Position On Photo Removal
Network Rail has reversed its position on demanding photo removal from Alamy.
4 Feb 2016 11:27AM
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3 Feb 2016 3:32pm
Fujifilm X-Pro 2 First Impressions Review
Read our first impressions review of the new Fujifilm X-Pro 2, the latest professional X series camera from Fujifilm.
20 Jan 2016 2:45PM
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3 Feb 2016 3:02pm
ePHOTOzine Christmas Prize Draw Winners Announced
Are you one of the lucky ePHOTOzine members who's walking away with a top prize?
11 Jan 2016 10:27AM
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3 Feb 2016 2:40pm
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II vs 1D X vs Nikon D5
We compare the new Canon EOS 1D X Mark II with the 1D X and Nikon D5 professional DSLRs.
3 Feb 2016 1:39PM
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3 Feb 2016 2:28pm
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II Hands-On Preview
We go hands-on with the new Canon EOS 1D X Mark II, with video showing how fast this camera can shoot.
2 Feb 2016 4:00AM
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3 Feb 2016 12:33pm
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II 4K DSLR Announced
Canon has announced the updated 1D X Mark II, with 4K video recording and up to 16fps continuous shooting.
2 Feb 2016 4:00AM