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Macro Lighting Secrets – Blending Ambient and Add-in Light

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Callum McInerney-Riley explains how to transform your macro images by adding artificial light Read More

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A Guide to Taking Photographic Hikes

Read: A Guide to Taking Photographic Hikes

Tired of capturing the same old landscapes? Hit the mountains for a hike, says Matt Parry Read More

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Why Every Camera Bag Needs a GoPro

Read: Why Every Camera Bag Needs a GoPro

GoPro's small, tough and versatile Hero cameras are so useful that no photographer should be without one. Tom Mason explains Read More

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Creating Oil-Based Abstract Images

Read: Creating Oil-Based Abstract Images

Combining oil, water and coloured card can make for a fascinating rainy-day photo project. Beth Harper explains Read More

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Wex Photo Critique with Matty Graham

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Former editor of Digital Photo magazine Matty Graham examines your images, offering constructive advice on how to improve Read More

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How to Get Started with Environmental Portraiture

Read: How to Get Started with Environmental Portraiture

Portraiture doesn't have to mean studios – an environmental context can add depth and character. Matt Golowczynski explains Read More

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Three Creative Ways to Light a Subject

Read: Three Creative Ways to Light a Subject

Push your portraits further. Jake Hicks demonstrates three lighting setups to get you thinking outside the (soft)box Read More

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A Photographic Tour of Iceland

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Matt Parry picks up his camera and heads to Iceland, giving us his tips on where to go and what to shoot Read More

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Three Spectacular One-Light Portrait Setups

Read: Three Spectacular One-Light Portrait Setups

It's possible to totally transform your portraiture with just a single light. Jake Hicks gets you started Read More

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Make a DIY Filter for Heart-Shaped Bokeh

Read: Make a DIY Filter for Heart-Shaped Bokeh

Matt Higgs explains a simple bokeh technique that's perfect for a Valentine's-themed image Read More

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Focus on Family Portraits

Read: Focus on Family Portraits

Matty Graham explains how to make the leap from simple snapshots to perfect portraits that capture the real character of your family… Read More

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5 Ideas for Setting a Winter Photography Challenge

Read: 5 Ideas for Setting a Winter Photography Challenge

Stuck for inspiration this winter? Giles Babbidge suggests five photography projects to get the creative juices flowing Read More

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What Are the Best Website Builders for Photographers?

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A professional photography portfolio to show off your work is a vital step to take. Matt Higgs looks at the best portfolio website builders for photographers Read More

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Embrace Early Mornings This Winter

Read: Embrace Early Mornings This Winter

Don’t waste the mornings – they’re full of photographic opportunity, argues Giles Babbidge Read More

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As temperatures plunge, Kirk Norbury wraps up warm to explain how to shoot the best winter landscapes

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As temperatures plunge, Kirk Norbury wraps up warm to explain how to shoot the best winter landscapes Read More

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Explore Your Local Area as a Documentary Project

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You don’t have to step far from your doorstep to find photographic opportunity. Giles Babbidge has a few ideas… Read More

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Creating Frozen Bubble Images

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Victoria Hillman explains a fascinating image technique that’s perfect for cold weather Read More

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A Winter Escape – A Photographic Guide to South Africa

Read: A Winter Escape – A Photographic Guide to South Africa

Matt Parry gets away from the British winter and heads to South Africa, camera in hand. Here are his top tips on what to shoot… Read More

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How Wi-Fi Can Transform Your Wildlife Photography

Read: How Wi-Fi Can Transform Your Wildlife Photography

There is more to a camera’s built-in Wi-Fi than image sharing. Tim Coleman explains how Wi-Fi can transform a wildlife photography shoot Read More

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How to Photograph the Supermoon

Read: How to Photograph the Supermoon

Monday November 14th will see the largest supermoon for decades. Chris Grimmer explains how to capture it Read More

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