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Underwater photography

One of the most exciting ways to shoot has to be underwater imaging. Full of photographic opportunities, is usually done whilst scuba diving, but can of course be done while snorkelling along the surface or even swimming. Specialized equipment and techniques are certainly of advantage here, as cameras made for dry work obviously won’t work underwater. […]

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8 beautiful locations for Landscape photography in the UK

The UK… With its rolling hills, stunning coast line and gorgeous beaches it offers many, many great locations for top landscape photography. Unfortunately far to many to list here, but below you’ll find 8 spots we think are a “must shoot”(or simply great to go on holiday to).   THE ISLES OF SCILLY FAIRY POOL, ISLE OF […]

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The history of photography

Photography…  the medium of endless possibilities since it was invented in the early 1800s. It has truly come along way, so to we thought it’d be nice to take you back to its humble beginnings: 1. The First Photograph The world’s first ever photograph made in a camera was taken in 1826 by Joseph Nicéphore Niépce. Taken […]

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11 Amazing shots of nature winning its battle against Civilization

When people move on, or disaster strikes, some places are simply left behind… abandoned.  It usually doesn’t take long before nature creeps back in to turn man-made landmarks and other objects into strangely beautiful, yet sometimes spooky places (and gives us an idea of what Earth might look like once we’re gone). Here’s a few great photographs of Nature, claiming back […]

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New Horizons – A Pluto Fly-by

History was made this week! (Although it’s fair to say it’s being made every day…) Nasa’s New Horizons probe has made its historic journey past Pluto!! Big Deal? Well we think it is. It took the probe an incredible nine years to travel all the way out to Pluto, and take the clearest pictures ever of the […]

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The Photographers Bucket List (or 10 places to see and shoot before you die)

Agreed, there’s hundreds, if not thousands of places out there that you should be visiting (and take pictures of whilst you’re there). But, having spent hours and hours sifting through some of the worlds finest locations we’ve managed to come up with what we think is a short and sweet list of 10. So here it is, our list […]

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Understanding Digital Camera Modes

Having a good understanding of the digital camera modes is essential to control the exposure in photography. Whether you are a beginner or an advanced amateur, you should know what each camera mode does and when it should be used, under what circumstances. 1) What are Digital Camera Modes? Digital Camera Modes allow photographers to […]

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Smartphone photography Part 2

The wait is over! Welcome to our second and final prt of Smartphone photography tips and tricks. Lets dive right in! 4. Find an interesting moment Say you’re at a beautiful location, the light is gorgeous and everything is ripe for a great photo. But nothing’s happening. It’s like looking through your Instagram or Facebook […]

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Smartphone photography Part 1

Smartphone photography, iPhoneography, mobile photography or whatever you want to call it, it’s clear that taking great pictures with a phone has become a thing now. What does that mean, exactly? It means that folks are creating works of art from the smartphones, and those pieces also go up in galleries or are made into […]

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Photographer’s choice: The Canon EOS 5Ds and 5DsR

    The Unexpected Canon EOS 5Ds & 5DsR There is always a buzz around the photography world just prior to a product launch but I don’t think many pro photographers were expecting Canon to introduce two DSLR cameras with a resolution of 50.6 Mega Pixels each! (The two cameras are effectively the same; The […]

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