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 Reasons Why Sunrise is the Best Time for Landscape Photography

5 Reasons Why Sunrise is the Best Time for Landscape Photography

The alarm calls can sound like torture, but there is a reason why so many landscape photographers continue to endure them and get up for sunrise. Why not just wait until sunset you ask? Well, there are five very good reasons why I prefer sunrise for landscape photography.

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…

11 Best Photography Accessories for Photographers on a Budget

11 Best Photography Accessories for Photographers on a Budget

Photography can be an expensive hobby, there’s no getting around that. But not every purchase has to break the bank - There are plenty of potentially game changing photography accessories out there that are fantastic value for money and great for those looking to expand their photography kit. These are 11 of the best photography accessories out there. Read more here…

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…

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! This week we have everything from bank breaking lenses to money saving photography hacks covered. Read more here…

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...

Top 10 Photography Links of the Week

Top 10 Photography Links of the Week

Click and Learn Photography aims to bring you a wide range of tutorials, news, and reviews on a regular basis, but we're well aware there are a lot of other fantastic photography resources out there.

We're constantly scouring the internet for the very best photography content out there, and every week we'll give you a roundup of our favourite links of the past week!

84.5mm Ultimate Line GND Filter Review

84.5mm Ultimate Line GND Filter Review

84.5mm may be a relatively new name on the block of photography filters, but as Matt Holland shows they are not a brand to be taken lightly. Matt reviews 84.5mm's Ultimate Line Graduated Neutral Density filter here, testing it out in the field to come to some surprising conclusions. Read the full review here.

Haida Filters NanoPro ND 3.0 (10 Stop) Filter Review

Haida Filters NanoPro ND 3.0 (10 Stop) Filter Review

The photography filter market seems to grow with every passing day, with more and more brands entering the market to try and stake their claim for the top spot. We take a look at Haida's offering here, looking at their premium NanoPro MC 10 Stop Filter. Read on for our full review...

Lowepro Flipside Trek 350AW Review

Lowepro Flipside Trek 350AW Review

Lowepro are a name synonymous with photography, and in the Flipside Trek series they have upped their game and added in a potentially very useful feature to help with your outdoor photography. But how does the Lowepro Flipside Trek 350AW weight up for everyday use? Read on to find out...

Wedding Photography Tips - How to Master the Perfect Confetti Photo

Wedding Photography Tips - How to Master the Perfect Confetti Photo

That iconic traditional wedding photo of smiling newlyweds surrounded by a cloud of confetti is a glorious thing; I love shooting those split-second snippets of emotion - each and every one is different from the next. However; for a photographer, this can be a tricky challenge.

Behind the Lens - Matt Holland

Behind the Lens - Matt Holland

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.