From dreamlike landscapes to dynamic light trails, long exposure photography can utterly transform otherwise ordinary scenes. Here are our tips on how to do it, including essential gear and step-by-step techniques.
Photographing a couple’s big day is as great a privilege as it is a responsibility. You’ve got one chance to get it right, so you need to be properly prepared. But what, and how much, gear do you really need? Professional event, portrait and editorial photographer Dylan Goldby shares his advice.
So much is possible when you have the right tripod or monopod. Choose yours wisely and it will both transform your shooting AND last you well into the future. Find out everything you need to know about the different styles of tripods, monopods and heads; when to use them; what to look for when buying; and tips on using tripods correctly.
There’s a lot more to the ideal camera bag than its capacity to store and protect your gear. The right style of bag can transform the way you shoot. We detail the various camera bag options and which styles are best suited to your needs.
Like aiming your camera through a magnifying glass, macro photography opens a fascinating portal to a world rich with normally unseen detail. Discover all the essentials you need to get started in this unique art.
While ambient light can look extraordinary, it’s not always easy (or possible) to tame or predict. Understanding how flash and continuous lighting work will help you decide which option/s will best achieve the shot or clip you’re after.