Photography can be a frustrating business when you’re a beginner. If you spend long enough browsing online photo sharing websites like 500px or Flickr, you may be both inspired and infuriated in equal measure. How do other photographers get their pictures to look so good? Why do my photos look like snaps while everyone else’s look like works of art? What camera trickery do they know that I don’t? Here are some suggestions…
Our summer Liberate Your Photos competition recently came to an end, and the final Landscape round was by far our most popular. Judges had a difficult time wading through the staggering number of entries, particularly because the standard of quality was so high among the images entered!
We are pleased to reveal that Antonio Laranjeira is the winner of the Landscape round of our Liberate Your Photos competition.
How do you normally take photographs? The chances are that like many people, when you spot an interesting scene you walk around a little to find the best view and then lift your camera to your eye to take the shot. That’s how the vast majority of photographs are taken, from around head height. It [...]