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10 tutorials for turning photos into Christmas cards

With Christmas getting ever-closer you might be starting to think of who’s on your Christmas card list and the cards you’ll be sending out. But before you pop into your local card store, think about giving your greeting cards a personal touch. And before you login to Moonpig.com or another custom card site, you might be surprised to know just how easy it is to make cards from scratch yourself using your photography, which gives you the added benefit of making a card that really is well and truly customisable, and best of all, unique.

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Shoot at 50mm

Getting serious about photography often results in the purchase of a few of useful accessories and a tendency to collect lenses. We have wide-angle optics for landscapes, telephotos for sport and something in-between for everything else. Many of us clunk about with a whole bag full of lenses, but actually stick with one for the [...]

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