Over 2 billion people on Earth own a smartphone, yet most photographers simply forget about them as far as photography goes. However, with modern technology improving all the time the potential for smartphone cameras to produce stunning images is definitely there. Read on for some tips on how to use your smartphone camera...
Having the right gear is fairly important in landscape photography, but knowing how to use the camera equipment you have is infinitely more important. Having pro-grade equipment is great, but if you're not careful you will end up as some with all the gear and no idea. Read on to avoid that dreadful fate...
Anybody that's ever stepped foot in a photography shop knows just how many gadgets and accessories can be purchased, but how do you separate the wheat from the chaff? We've rounded up our must-have photography accessories for 2018 for the budget conscious photographer, with all of them coming in at under £50!
Many websites list a bunch of photography projects to get started on on a rainy day. I would argue that staying inside on a rainy day is missing out on a potential photographic goldmine! Stormy weather can bring the most dramatic of conditions, and when the light breaks through it can turn a scene from impressive to awe inspiring.
Light is the most important factor in photography. Without light there is no photograph, and the presence of aesthetically pleasing light is almost as important! Using natural light takes a lot of patience and research, but when you master the art of predicting the light the rewards will shine through in your photography.
Composition is the most important tool in a photographer's arsenal, and when used correctly it can be the difference between an average image and a world class one. There are no dead-set rules in composition, but there are a few guidelines that are useful to use as starting points in your photography adventure.
Landscape photographers often dream of photography holidays in far-flung and exotic locations such as Iceland and New Zealand, but tend to ignore what's on their own doorstep. The UK is home to some of the most varied landscapes in Europe, and here are our top six must-visit locations for any aspiring landscape photographer!
The all-purpose 18-55mm lens that most Nikon DSLRs arrive with definitely serves a purpose, but at some point you'll start craving a bit more creative freedom and start to look into new Nikon lenses to add to your arsenal. Then you'll discover that there are dozens of different models, but to give you a helping hand here are our top five recommended lenses for your Nikon camera!
Composition is the single most important aspect in photography. Without great composition you simply cannot get a great photograph. No matter how gorgeous the scene is, it will look two dimensional and boring without some compositional thought, so we've put together a beginners guide to thinking about composition!
There's just one thing you need to learn in order to understand how a photograph is taken - The Exposure Triangle. Each of these three variables affect the brightness of an image, but also bring with them some other key components to photography. Everything you need to know about the Exposure Triangle is right here!