This week on Behind the Lens we meet Frank Bell, a Chicago based street photographer originally from Edinburgh, Scotland. Frank's beautifully evocative black and white images from The Windy City have attracted clients such as VSCO and Apple. We look into one of his stunning street shots and discuss his passion for shadows and his future plans. Read on...
This week on Behind the Lens we meet Matt Holland, a full time creative and avid outdoor photographer based in Berkshire, United Kingdom. Matt's work has appeared in a number of respected publications and he has worked with international brands including Amstel and HTC. This week we look into the gorgeous woodland shot shown below and discuss his love of the outdoors.
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.
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!