Last summer and early autumn you may recall we ran a photo contest seeking to encourage people to ‘liberate their photos’ from their memory cards. The winner of our contest, Christopher Wesser, won a shiny, new Canon EOS 70D and a day out with Canon Ambassador Ulla Lohman, who shared her expertise with Chris and helped him hone his craft on a magical journey through frozen Bavaria…
There are many occasions when, and reasons why, an SLR is better than a compact camera, but sometimes the reverse is true and compact camera is the best choice. Let’s take a look at 8 reasons why you might want to use a compact camera and leave your SLR behind.
Photography tips from the pros: 01. Use full stops for ISO Typically you increase the ISO in order to enable a faster shutter speed for sharper pictures or to use a smaller aperture for a given shutter speed – or a combination of both. DLSRs offer fine control over the aperture and shutter speed in [...]
While there are lots of commercially sold presets, such as the excellent film-emulation packages from VSCO and Mastin Labs, there are lots of free resources too, and here are some of our favourites.