Wistful for a time when he could photograph in solitude, Adam Burton tells us how venturing out into the quiet beauty of the forest can add something unique to your portfolio
Landscape photography can be a tiring endeavour at the best of times, but, as Adam Burton is discovering, when you have children at home it can be even…
Planning and pre-visualising are both important steps to capturing beautiful landscape images. However, as Adam Burton explains, there can be no better feeling than simply being open to what the landscape is offering at any given time
Switching your equipment can be a major step. If you have become used to a specific brand, changing to another can take a lot of thought. Mark Bauer recently made the switch and describes his experiences
Spring is one of the most beautiful times of year, with plenty of opportunities for photography. Adam Burton, for one, can’t wait, and tells us what he is particularly looking forward to
Do you spend hours creating the perfect images, only to put them in your portfolio and never look at them again? Adam Burton suggests taking time to revisit
Landscape photography can be gruelling, so why do we put up with the early mornings and bad weather? Mark Bauer examines his own motivations
The leader of a photography workshop can often feel frustrated by missing the opportunities that present themselves. Article by Adam Burton
Last year was fairly productive for some of the camera brands, but not for all. Mark Bauer looks back on what has been released and what 2017 will bring…
Popular viewpoints can be busy, but it is important that everyone gets along. Adam Burton gives some tips on etiquette to ensure everyone gets the pictures.
Overplanning a shoot can kill spontaneity and creativity. Mark Bauer suggests sometimes just grabbing a camera, heading out and exploring…
Many people harbour an ambition to turn their hobby into their profession, but what are the day-to-day realities of being a pro photographer?
Have you ever felt obliged to take a certain picture? Adam Burton suggests looking around and taking the picture you want rather than following the crowd..
Many photographers prefer to perform fine-tuning with post-processing tools. Mark Bauer makes the case for neutral density graduated filters.
There is a secret in the world of photography: Photoshop is an essential part of processing pictures. Adam Burton breaks the taboo and discusses it openly
Mark Bauer discusses why many major manufacturers seem to be waiting for improvements in technology before making serious moves into the mirrorless market
The first photograph on a trip can be difficult. Adam Burton shares a trip to Jasper National Park where he thought a shot of Pyramid Lake might elude him.
Do you know how to use every single setting on your DSLR? Adam Burton offers some encouraging advice for the technophobe
Have we become obsessed with foregrounds? Mark Bauer reveals how to use foreground elements to your advantage and explains when your work will benefit from eliminating them altogether
As your photographic skills grow, it is important not to lose sight of your creativity and simply ‘go through the motions’
Technical competence can be learned by almost anyone, but what makes a photograph a work of art?
Adam Burton reveals the best time of year to visit Yosemite National Park in order to fully appreciate the vistas made famous by Ansel Adams
Without goals in photography we would be drifting around aimlessly. However it’s important that we don’t forget to enjoy the process of reaching those goals
Cloudless sunny skies are suited to golden sandy beaches. On the flip side, rugged rocky coast works well when photographed beneath dark moody skies