Improving Your Macrophotography

For those that are not aware, macrophotography is the practice of taking pictures of subjects that are incredibly small, most often invertebrates, like insects. Macrophotography requires plenty of patience and some specialised gear, and it can take a few years to become truly adept at taking good macro photos. For…

The Most Common Types Of Lenses

A camera isn’t complete without the lens, the complicated and often expensive piece of specialised equipment that allows the photographer to capture incredible images. Lenses come in a wide variety of different shapes and sizes, and each one has a unique set of characteristics that allows them to capture various…

3 Tips For Better Silhouette Photography

Silhouette photography is a great technique to master. It’ll make your portfolio stand out from the crowd, up your Instagram game and give you a greater understanding of how to use light in your photographs. To do it well, you need to know your gear and how the light around…

How To Take Better Moon Shots

The moon is the only natural satellite in the sky that’s permanent, and it makes a great subject for taking night photos, especially when it reaches certain phases of its orbit, such as super moons. The moon is also notoriously difficult to take pictures of with anything other than high-quality…

Becoming A Wedding Photographer

Despite the fact that most of the world now owns a modern smartphone with a state-of-the-art camera, being a professional photographer is still very much a profession worth pursuing. It offers great variety, the chance to improve photography skills, and to meet some great people. Weddings are one of the…

The Best Photography Accounts On Instagram

There is nothing more inspiring than seeing great photos taken by experts – especially if you’re keen on photography yourself. The beauty of a platform like Instagram is that you can fill your feed with accounts that get your creative juices flowing and give you plenty of ideas to improve…

Great ideas for your maternity photo shoot

Being pregnant is one of the most precious and cherished times of any woman’s life. Even if you’ve had a difficult pregnancy, a maternity photo shoot is an incredible way of commemorating what you’ve endured to bring your beloved bundle into the world. Here are some ideas of how to…

How To Compose The Perfect Photo

Some photographs just look better than others. They can be of exactly the same subject matter, but still one will be more appealing than the other. For the most part, this has nothing to with the camera used or the editing processes. It’s all about the composition of the photograph…

Tips For The Amateur Photographer

Many of us would simply love to be able to capture the perfect image. We don’t necessarily want to become world-class photographers, but we want to be able to know and do enough to enjoy photography either as a hobby or perhaps even as a means to earning an additional…