photography tips

Richard Gaspari - Beginner Tips for Time Lapse Photography

Richard Gaspari - Beginner Tips for Time Lapse Photography

In our latest guest post Richard Gaspari takes us into the fascinating world of time-lapse photography, providing you with some excellent tips to help you get to grips with this sub-genre of photography. It can seem daunting at first, but follow these tips and you’ll be putting together some stunning time-lapse scenes in no time!

Tearing up the Rulebook - 12 Photography Rules and When to Break Them

Tearing up the Rulebook - 12 Photography Rules and When to Break Them

Always use the Rule of Thirds. Always use the Rule of Odds. Always shoot with your back to the sun. We’re bombarded with rules that try to dictate our photography from the moment we begin learning, but creativity should never be bound by concrete and inflexible rules. Here, we tear up the rulebook and enhance our photographic creativity!

Behind the Lens - RJ Franklin

Behind the Lens - RJ Franklin

This week on Behind the Lens we talk to RJ Franklin, a landscape and astrophotographer living and working in the iconic Yosemite Valley. RJ spends his spare time hiking around the part on the hunt for unique takes on some of the most well known landmarks in America. Read on to find out more about his incredible astrophotography.

Ultimate Guide to Autumn / Fall Photography

Ultimate Guide to Autumn / Fall Photography

Autumn may feel a long way off in the height of summer, but it can creep up on the unprepared photographer quickly and be over in the blink of an eye. It’s not just for nature photographers either - Portrait, wedding, and street photographers can all take advantage of the season. Make the most of the beautiful autumn colour with our Ultimate Guide to Autumn and Fall Photography.

Ultimate Guide to Landscape Photography Part 3 - Planning and Preparation

Ultimate Guide to Landscape Photography Part 3 - Planning and Preparation

Part 3 of our Ultimate Guide to Landscape Photography goes into detail on how to plan your perfect landscape photography expedition. We take advantage of a number of traditional and modern techniques to ensure that your photography outing goes as smoothly as possible! Read more here…

Ultimate Guide to Waterfall Photography

Ultimate Guide to Waterfall Photography

Standing in front of a powerful waterfall summons a feeling like none other, and naturally many photographers are compelled to try and capture this emotion in an image. Waterfall photography requires more thought than just pointing and shooting though, so read on for our Ultimate Guide to Waterfall Photography…

The Orton Effect - What is it, When to Use it and How to Create it in Photoshop

The Orton Effect - What is it, When to Use it and How to Create it in Photoshop

The Orton Effect may be an overused tool in the landscape photography world, but there are times when it suits an image very well when tastefully done. Learn how to do just that by adding the Orton Effect to your images in this quick and easy Photoshop guide.

NiSi V5 Pro Filter System and Polariser Review

NiSi V5 Pro Filter System and Polariser Review

NiSi were one of the first brands to come along and challenge the market leaders in the photographic filter industry, but a few years down the line have they managed to keep up with that innovative pace? We review their NiSi V5 Pro Filter System here to find out. Read more here…

5 Places to Start your Street Photography Journey

5 Places to Start your Street Photography Journey

Today’s guest post comes to you from Sebastian Jacobitz - A talented street photographer from Berlin who takes us through the best places to start looking in street photography. Sebastian runs his own blog dedicated to street photography. Read more here…

Ultimate Guide to Forest Photography - Tips and Tricks

Ultimate Guide to Forest Photography - Tips and Tricks

Forest photography is one of the most difficult photography genres to crack. The overwhelming chaos of the environment presents unique challenges, but ones that are well worth overcoming. Once you get forest photography right, it will keep you coming back for more. Read more here…

Landscape Photography - The Benefits of Shooting Locally vs Travelling.

Landscape Photography - The Benefits of Shooting Locally vs Travelling.

Our latest guest post on Click and Learn Photography comes from Jake Traynor, a self taught landscape photographer from New South Wales. Here, he discusses the benefits of staying local in your hunt for the perfect landscape image, rather than chasing the honeypot locations. Read more here…

Top 10 Photography Links of the Week - May 4th

Top 10 Photography Links of the Week - May 4th

Click and Learn Photography aims to bring you a wide range of tutorials, news, and reviews on a regular basis, but we keep our ears close to the ground to make sure you don’t miss out on anything. This week we look at a new set of affordable and quality landscape photography books, a $50,000 camera for a drone, and if the wedding photography industry is a sinking ship.

Vanguard Veo2 235AB Tripod Review

Vanguard Veo2 235AB Tripod Review

Vanguard’s new range of tripods offer significant on-paper improvements over their old models, but how does the ultra-light Vanguard Veo2 235AB stack up against it’s predecessor? Matt Holland has tested it thoroughly, so read his conclusions here…

Is Sky Replacement Harmful to the Landscape Photography Industry?

Is Sky Replacement Harmful to the Landscape Photography Industry?

Our latest guest post on Click and Learn Photography comes from Jake Traynor, a self taught landscape photographer from New South Wales. He discusses his opinions on the controversial topic of sky replacement in landscape photography. Read more here…

Cityscape Photography Tips and Tricks in Seoul

Cityscape Photography Tips and Tricks in Seoul

Cityscape photography can look absolutely incredible when done correctly, but if you’re not careful you can easily end up with a mess of bright lights and deep shadows assaulting the eyes. Ethan Brooke from SeoulInspired is here to help you out though, giving you some top tips on cityscape photography along with some of the best places to shoot in Seoul!

Vanguard Alta Pro 2+ Tripod Review

Vanguard Alta Pro 2+ Tripod Review

After a successful launch of the Alta Pro tripods, Vanguard are back with their second line of professional quality tripods. The Vanguard Alta Pro 2+ has a number of on-paper advantages compared to it’s predecessor, but does it live up to the billing in the real world? Matt Holland finds out here.

Top 10 Photography Links of the Week

Top 10 Photography Links of the Week

As always, we here at Click and Learn Photography have had our ears to the ground all week to bring you some of the best articles and videos on the web! Everything from $100k cameras to thought provoking articles on secret locations is covered this week! Read on for more...

Ultimate Guide to Spring Photography - Tips and Tricks

Ultimate Guide to Spring Photography - Tips and Tricks

The days are longer and the temperature warmer. It can mean just one thing - Spring is well on the way! After months of enduring the dark and cold of the winter it's a welcome arrival, and us photographers have plenty to look forward to. From bluebells to baby birds to springtime street photography - There's something for everybody in spring!

Best Beginner Mirrorless Cameras

Best Beginner Mirrorless Cameras

Anybody looking to upgrade to a serious piece of photography kit has two choices: DSLR or Mirrorless system. This is a hard decision in itself, but once you've finally decided that then there's the daunting prospect of finding the right camera for you. Luckily for you, we've done the heavy lifting and found the best mirrorless cameras for beginner photographers! Read on for more...

DSLR or Mirrorless - Which Camera System is Right for You?

DSLR or Mirrorless - Which Camera System is Right for You?

There are two realistic choices for those wanting to upgrade to a serious bit of photography kit: Mirrorless or DSLR? Both come with specific advantages and disadvantages, and while DSLRs are still the market leader the mirrorless movement is growing quickly and there are a number of compelling reasons to consider a mirrorless camera. Read more about it here...