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Digital photography isn’t short of confusing technical concepts – here's our take on camera settings that can leave beginners scratching their heads
In this round-up, we’ll be serving up 88 baby photography tips to hopefully take some of the stress away from you, whether it’s your own baby you’re photographing or somebody else’s.
Although many photographers upgrade to a decent SLR to take family portraits or pictures of friends, getting great shots of people is always a challenge. The difference between amateur and professional portraits can be vast. So we’ve compiled this list of 14 of the most important portrait photography tips for any photographer, to help you improve the quality of the pictures you take.
In this tutorial we share 10 quick portrait photography tips for working with what you’re given, making better compositions and inspiring great reactions from your subject.
Your camera's Live View feature is an invaluable alternative to the viewfinder, especially when focusing manually or using strange camera angles. In this tutorial we explain what goes on within your camera to make Live View work, the benefits of using it - and when to use it maximise its advantages.
A colossal collection of camera tricks and photography tips: it's your essential shortcut to better photos and a smarter workflow
Shooting lone figures in a stunning setting is a great way to add another dimension to your landscape photography. Here Mark Hamblin shares five clever photo ideas to help you breathe new life into your landscapes…
We've all made simple camera mistakes - some great and some small - but there are some that creep up a bit more frequently than others. Here are the top 10 most common camera mistakes that most photographers make at some point and how to avoid them.
Confused by the options on your Nikon camera? The experts at the Nikon magazine N-Photo explain which camera settings you really need to get to grips with, and which you can manage without…
40 Things You Didn’t Know You Needed in Your Camera Bag | explora
When it comes to improving your photography, the best advice you can get is from the working pros themselves. Here we’ve gathered together 100 tips from famous photographers, and have included jargon-free advice on everything from the gear you need right through to selling your photos.
In his latest guest post, Scott Kelby explains how to find the perfect marriage between camera settings and flash to create a vision of beauty.
14 portrait photography tips you’ll never want to forget
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If you're new to photography, chances are you have a few questions. In this post we aim to remove all the stumbling blocks and common problems photographers face starting out by answering 15 of the photography questions we hear most from beginners.
If you've just bought your first camera, you're probably finding a bit of a learning curve in getting up to speed with all of its bells and whistles. Before you get you get started, there are three fundamental concepts you need to understand: how your camera's shutter speed scale works
Even for experienced photographers, the subject of metering and how to take an exposure reading can be confusing, but the basics are easy to get to grips with…
Learn how to master exposure in photography and get pictures with punch by balancing aperture, shutter speed and ISO.
How to Prepare for Photographic Travel, with Susan Seubert | explora
Digital camera tips for photographers at every level of ability. Learn how to get your pictures right in-camera to save yourself from having to edit photos later.
Our series of pre-shot checklists continues with a look at some of the best camera settings for freezing action.
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