This is where to find my most recently added pages, along with other news and information that will help you to produce better photographs.
Photography Composition - Understanding the basics can revolutionise your shots.
It’s a truism that, however good your camera is, your shots will stand or fall by your understanding of good photography composition.
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Fairground Photographs - Simple tricks on how to get stunning shots.
Bright lights and thrilling action are ideal for creating great Fairground Photographs and family memories.
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Camera Focus - Controlling the Lens to your Advantage
Focus of the Lens - How to take advantage of the lens' shape for better photographs with Depth of Field.
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Photography Exposure - What it means and why it is so important to get it right
Do your photographs always turn out just right or are they sometimes too light or too dark? Discover what photography exposure means and why it is so important to get it right.
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Photography Lighting - A Critical Element, though often forgotten
Photography Lighting - If there is one element that can make or break a photograph it is lighting and yet, it is often the least considered element, even if it is thought of at all.
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Photo Composition - What is in the picture and where it is
With photo composition, deciding what to include and where to place it can turn a snap shot into a better photograph.
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Photography Technique - How to take better photographs.
Learning and understanding the basics of how to set up the camera yourself actually takes you a long way towards improving your photography technique and therefore taking better photographs.
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Black Friday - A chance to save twice over ...
"A Chance to Save"
There are many Black Friday deals around this weekend, but here's a chance to help a worthy cause and obtain a discount - http://kck.st/2xJV0te
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Using a New Camera - Preparing your Thoughts.
Having chosen it you are possibly about to experience one of photography's more frustrating times; having to wait before using a new camera - well until it's delivered or you receive it, maybe as a Christmas gift, anyway. NOW is the best time to prepare for getting the most out of it ...
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Choosing a New Camera - Which is the Best for You.
When choosing a New Camera, it's the glass that matters most.
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Light Painting - Creating your own Supernatural.
Light Painting is a creative, active, experimental sort of photography. And a lot of fun.
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Great Wildlife Pictures - How to take that Special Photo.
Wish you had taken those great wildlife pictures? Well here's how you can.
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2017 Wildlife Photographer of the Year ...
The controversial winning image is all over Social Media. As it may cause some readers to be upset, I shall not post it here. Suffice to say that I dread the day when it might not be possible to take a photo like this one.
Hopefully initiatives like this will prevent such a time - http://kck.st/2xJV0te
BBC Wildlife Photography Tips
Easy to use Wildlife Photography Tips from BBC Wildlife Photographers.
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Landscape - A seasonal perspective
The changing seasons can have a profound effect on the landscape and, therefore, photographic techniques.
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Photography Exposure - A better understanding.
Some books and lessons to help improve your understanding of photography exposure.
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High Contrast - We can cope but our camera needs help.
Our eyes can cope with high contrast but a camera's sensor or film has a limited range so some of the light and dark parts of an image may be lost.
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"Red Arrows Flying Low"
The Red Arrows flew low over regular contributor, Ron Sutton's garden yesterday afternoon...a big surprise...so he got his camera and followed them...so to speak!
They were doing a stopover at a small local airfield before flying on to a display. Managed to get these few images including a practice of one of their formations. The light wasn't great but when you're under their landing flightpath and they're only 100' above your head...who cares!
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Cut and Paste - Copying part of one image to another.
Sometimes we want to cut and paste part of an image to another image or to another part of the original image.
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Macro Cameras - Which camera should I buy?
If you are considering Macro Cameras, how small do you want to go?
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