1. Not working with raw files If you are still shooting and editing JPEGs, give yourself a slap. Not only are you working on a ‘compromised’ image that is already pre-compressed and sharpened – so your camera is in control, not you – every time you go back to the JPEG and save it out, [...]
Digital cameras have undoubtedly opened up and democratised photography and it’s never been easier to take a half decent picture (increasingly, just using your phone).
While the popularity of some creative photography techniques rises and falls, there are some photo tricks that continue to stand the test of time. Here, we’ve hand-picked 6 classic pictures that you should know how to make – and explain how to do just that.
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.