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Best Equipment for Professional Photography

It’s a lot easier to put out your best work when you have the best photography equipment at your disposal. We’re not going to go ahead and say that having better camera equipment is a substitute for skill, but it will give you the edge when it comes to producing crisp stills to add to […]

18 November 20217 minutes reading time

Can you shoot video with cameras?

Filming with Cameras

“Film as dream, film as music. No art passes our conscience in the way film does, and goes directly to our feelings, deep down into the dark rooms of our souls.” - Ingmar Bergman Taking photos or video with your camera allows you to create a vision of the world. The greatest visionaries have created […]

30 January 20207 minutes reading time

How do you get good wedding photography?

Taking Photos at Weddings

“It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.” - Friedrich Nietzsche The cost of weddings is often a subject of discussion. The average wedding in the UK costs £30,355.  But this is just an average. So to budget for your wedding, let’s have a look at everything […]

30 January 20207 minutes reading time

How do you take good photos on your smartphone?

Taking Great Photos with Smartphones

“You don't take a photograph, you make it.” - Ansel Adams Taking great photos is within everyone’s reach. 95% of people in the UK own a mobile phone and an increasing number of them are smartphones meaning that anyone can now take photos whenever they want. This allows them to express their creativity as long […]

30 January 20206 minutes reading time

Do you want to learn photography?

Are you a photography enthusiast? Want to become a better photographer? Here’s our excellent series of blogs giving you budding Irving Penns the best tips and tricks on using your camera.

Moving from your Instagram account to professional photography is not easy, but thanks to our expert photographers advice you can get the tailored help you need. Or why not take a private photography class to hone your skills? Find an experienced photography tutor on our platform for online or local lessons.



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Photography Styles: What you Need to Know

“Photography is a way of feeling, of touching, of loving. What you have caught on film is captured forever… It remembers little things, long after you have forgotten everything.” -Aaron Siskind Some children dream of becoming astronauts to explore the deepest parts of space, others want to become veterinarians to save sick animals, and some […]

28 November 20197 minutes reading time

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Becoming a Photographer: Analysing the Different Types of Photography

“Photography is a way of feeling, of touching, of loving. What you have caught on film is captured forever… It remembers little things, long after you have forgotten everything.” -Aaron Siskind Some children dream of becoming astronauts to explore the deepest parts of space, others want to become veterinarians to save sick animals, and some […]

26 September 20197 minutes reading time

Landscape photography skills

The World’s Best Places for Landscape Photography.

So, you want to be a landscape photographer? A travel photographer or a nature photographer? You want to dip into wildlife photography, or get your beautiful landscape image published in a photography magazine? Well, we all have to start somewhere – and we are pleased that, for you, that somewhere is here. But, honestly, we […]

28 August 20197 minutes reading time

Getting Started with Wildlife Photography

Few professions offer the freedom and artistry that wildlife photographers enjoy but being a professional photographer is a rarefied and exclusive club that is hard to break into. That is why most people who enjoy photographing animals do so for their own pleasure or, when they capture a money shot, to enter photography competitions. In […]

26 August 20197 minutes reading time

How do you edit photos?

Editing Photos for Beginners

“In photography thiere is a reality so subtle that it becomes more real than reality.” - Alfred Stieglitz Editing photos is often quite scary for novices. Adobe Photoshop CC, layers, luminosity, Picasa, etc., can strike fear into the heart of the uninitiated. However, it’s not really that complicated! Nowadays, the techniques have changed and almost […]

28 June 20197 minutes reading time

Which are the best photo editing programs?

Getting Started with Photo Editing

“In photography there is a reality so subtle that it becomes more real than reality.” - Alfred Stieglitz Photo editing is becoming increasingly competitive and there are more and more functions and techniques appearing. Resizing, cropping, correcting imperfections, retouching, and treating images. An increasing number of people have edited their photos. With this in mind, […]

28 June 20196 minutes reading time

Secrets for how to take better photos

Photography Tips: How To Take Good Photos

Digital photography is a marvel that allows you to take as many pictures as your memory card will allow. But when it comes to photography, it is not the number of pictures that you take that guarantees a great result. Spotting scenes to photograph is essential, but having a good ‘eye’ is only part of […]

19 July 20187 minutes reading time

Any photographer could take an award-winning photo

What Photography Equipment Do You Need To Get Started?

When you are first starting out, it can seem like there is so much to do just to get started on the path of following your hobby or passion. Photography equipment is no different, there are such a plethora of devices, gadgets and accessories that it can be hard to know where the necessity starts […]

13 July 20188 minutes reading time


Learn How to Shoot With a Photographer

"Photography is all light and shadows," Anonymous With the arrival of more and more smartphones to take pictures with, photography is becoming more and more accessible to more and more people. Nevertheless, there are not many people who know how to take a beautiful portrait or to use the right colours for a landscape shot. […]

5 March 20186 minutes reading time


Technical Advice for Taking Good Photos

"A Camera never took a great picture the same way that a typewriter never wrote a great novel " Peter Adams  Learning Photography has a lot to do with knowing the technical inn's and out's of your Camera, but a lot more to do with honing the creative instincts necessary to become an artist and […]

5 March 20189 minutes reading time

Taking photography lessons will improve your observational skills

Photography Courses Can Help You to Become a Better Photographer

For many years, smartphones have waged war on the traditional digital camera. As the quality of the cameras integrated into our mobile devices improves and becomes more high-tech, people are asking themselves whether there is any real benefit to investing in a digital camera. Have smartphones replaced digital cameras? And do they produce the same […]

5 March 20187 minutes reading time

Have you discovered the joy of photography?

Learn about Photography

The art of photography is to immortalize silent portraits, and to give birth to portraits that talk. – Remy Donnadieu Have you long dreamt of pursuing a brilliant career in professional photography? The proliferation of smartphones and the affordability of SLR cameras permit more people than ever to find their place behind the lens, actively […]

5 March 201810 minutes reading time

Taking a photography course can open the door to many opportunities as an amateur or professional photographer

Photography Tips for Different Types of Photography

Photojournalism, aerial photography, landscape photography, portrait photography, digital photography, artistic photography… the art of taking photographs is anything but limited. Whether you’re a professional photographer or an amateur, every genre of photography is open for you to express your creativity! The profession of photography is also incredibly accessible thanks to the many avenues that can […]

5 March 20187 minutes reading time

Pro photographers seldom play around when it comes to their business

A Guide to Become a Professional Photographer

A photograph is not necessarily a lie, but it isn't the truth, either. It's more like a fleeting, subjective impression. - Martine Franck It seems such a long time ago that film photography was avantguarde! Darkroom developing and retouching was a skill set few could master, and associated businesses, like galleries and framing shops, thrived. At […]

5 March 201811 minutes reading time


Beginners in Photography: Where to Start

"Photography is an art; though it is better than an art, it is a solar phenomenon where the artist collaborates with the sun." - Alphonse de Lamartine Photography has become such an important activity in our world today. Nevertheless, few people really master photo techniques in order to produce masterpieces. It is for this reason […]

20 February 20188 minutes reading time