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Lightroom or Photoshop: which photo editing software should you use?

Lightroom is often seen as the ‘Light’ version of Photoshop, but it’s actually a powerful image editing software package. It’s based around a photographer’s workflow, uses the same raw processing engine as Photoshop and offers many of the same controls, but it lacks some of the flexibility as well as the ability to work on layers.

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How to take photos with a wide angle lens

One of the great things about having an interchangeable lens camera is that you can, you know, change lenses. It’s not just a case of switching between focal lengths to crop more or less tightly around a subject, each focal length has a set of properties that give your images are particular look. However, the [...]

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