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Whether you are a beginner, amateur or a professional photographer, learning and furthering your knowledge of photography should always be at the top of your growing list. Using the photography tutorials and great tips here will help you to improve your photography and allow you to take your best photos yet.


Fuji Finepix F70 EXR Review
27th February 2010Reviews
This is a quick review of my latest compact digital camera which will replace my ageing Olympus mju700. The Fuji Finepix F70 has more megapixels, more zoom and more features.
Canon Selphy ES30 Review
29th December 2009Reviews
Review of the new compact photo printer from Canon which uses dye sublimation to create lab-quality photo prints.
Your photography is a record of your living, for anyone who really sees.Paul Strand
Introduction to Macro Photography
17th May 2009Tutorials
Macro photography is close-up photography. The classical definition is "photography in which the image on film or electronic sensor is at least as large as the subject". This definition means that on 35mm film the camera has to have the ability to focus on an area at least as small as 24.36 mm, as this is the size of the image on the film. This is a magnification of 1:1.
A Comparison of Close-up Filters and Macro Lenses
17th May 2009Tutorials
What kind of results can be obtained using close up filters, and what is the difference compared with a dedicated macro lens? What is the difference be between a macro lens close to the subject vs. a telephoto lens further away?
DIY Shutter Release
17th May 2009Projects
When taking long exposures, such as during astrophotography, it is necessary to release the shutter without actually touching the camera. Touching the camera introduces vibrations which blur the image.
What is Depth of Field
17th May 2009Tutorials
The depth of field is the range of distance from the focal plane, which is acceptably sharp. Factors affecting the depth of field are the camera and lens type, aperture and focus distance.