For Photographers - By Photographers

How To Guides

  1. Choosing the Best Travel Camera & Accessories

    Pocket-friendly compact camera or DSLR? One zoom lens that does it all, or multiple lenses for more professional results? If you’re looking to immortalise your travels beyond the smartphone camera roll, there’s a few important things to consider when investing in your travel photography gear.

    Get your packing (and shopping) list sorted with our travel photography buyer’s guide.

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  2. Fireworks Photography Tips & Tricks

    Want to shoot fireworks at their spectacular best? Learn how with our tips and tricks
    covering location, gear, composition and settings.

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  3. Top 10 Tips for Capturing Your Festive Season Party

    Photographing Christmas & New Year’s Eve events comes with its challenges, not least of all tricky lighting conditions and awkward, camera-shy subjects. Capture festive photos that you’ll cherish as much the people and events within them, with these tips from a pro wedding photographer.

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  4. Photographing Christmas Island with Award-winning Photographer Chris Bray

    Discover the astonishing natural wonder that is Christmas Island, through the lens of award-winning nature photographer and LUMIX Ambassador Chris Bray. Check out Chris’ favourite wildlife, landscape and underwater images from Christmas Island and learn how to capture them for yourself.

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  5. The Ultimate Guide to Concert Photography

    Want to know what it takes to be a live music photographer, or how to capture a great live music
    shot? Andrew Treadwell, professional band photographer for more than 23 years, shares his secrets.

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  6. Lessons from a Pro Food Photographer

    Lessons from a Pro Food Photographer

    Exploding pizzas, high-end restaurants, challenging ambient light. It’s all bread and butter to Nadine Shaw, Nikon ambassador and one of Brisbane’s leading professional food photographers. Nadine shares insight into her work and industry, plus technical and career advice for aspiring food photographers.

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  7. 10 Ways to Improve Your Travel Images

    10 Ways To Improve Your Travel Images

    For many travellers, photos make the best souvenirs. But how do you take ones that truly do your travels justice? Whether you’re a practised shooter or an enthusiastic beginner, here are 10 travel photography tips to help you get the kinds of images you’ll want to look at again and again.

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  8. 8 Tips from Pro Underwater Photographer Michaela Skovranova

    8 Tips from Pro Underwater Photographer Michaela Skovranova

    What does it take to capture incredible underwater images? Learn and be inspired by these tips from world-renowned underwater photographer, filmmaker and Olympus Visionary Michaela Skovranova.

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  9. Back Button Focus: How to Focus Like a Pro

    Back Button

    Frustrated by focusing fails? Back button focus might be the solution. Read our simple guide to this expert trick and how to set it up on your camera.

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  10. Ready for the Decisive Moment | A Guide to Street Photography Gear

    Sony a7R Mark IV Announced

    Along with a great eye and perfect timing, the right gear is central to successful street photography. Find out what to look in a camera/lens and how to work it to your advantage when capturing life off-guard.

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