8 reasons your photos still look like snapshots

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…

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Weekly photo challenge: shoot square format images!

In a new series here on Photoventure we’ll be posting weekly photographic challenges for all of you to get the creative juices flowing. Each week we’ll unveil a new photo project that challenges you to do something new with your camera. This week we’ll kick things off by asking you to test your powers of [...]

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