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A Photographer’s Guide to Posing Men In Portraits

While most posing tip tutorials usually focus on the female form, there isn’t that much information available about how to properly pose men. And even when you do find a guide, it is more about listing some poses and seldom do you see somebody explaining the why. Why is it


Gura Gear Unita Camera Bag Review

About 6 weeks ago, I received the Gura Gear Unita in the mail, and I was excited to giving it a thorough going over after having used the Gura Gear Kibobo 22L+ for over a year now. I liked the bag from the outset, but there were three main things


How To Avoid Getting Underpaid As A Photographer

How to Avoid Getting Underpaid – Borrow from another Industry The passion for photography can easily be turned into a profitable career. Plenty of people who live in every corner of the world prefer to select a job that they love to do. If you are into photography, then you…


How I Took That Photo: Balcombe Viaduct (Ep 1)

In my new video series ‘How I Took That Photo’, we look at a different photo in each video, and how it was taken. We cover the thought process, location scouting, image progression, composition, and post-processing. This is the photo we’re going to be looking at in today’s episode. It’s


10 Weekend Photography Projects

Weekend photography projects are a great way to try something new, or improve a certain skill, in a very short space of time. Like many of you, I live a busy life working behind a computer and a camera, that it’s often hard to dedicate time to photography for the


Top 10 Inspirational Photography Books

There’s nothing like some Inspirational Photography Books to reignite your interest in photography. There are just about a million reasons why photography is an amazing and moving craft. Many people—whether photographers or not—are drawn to the art of seizing life and capturing moments, and pictures truly have the innate capacity to


20 Fantastic Photography Documentaries On YouTube

I don’t know about you, but I love photography documentaries. There’s just such a wealth of knowledge you can learn from those who have come before you. I’ve compiled this list, in no particular order, in an effort to help inspire you as a photographer, and help you to learn


How to Sell Your Photos in Local Photography Galleries

A few months back, I sat down with a friend of mine who owns a local photography gallery, so that I could pick her brain on how people get space on her wall, and what sells the best. What resulted was a pretty comprehensive overview of how the majoirty of


How to Use Leading Lines to Improve Your Composition

Leading lines are one of the most effective and under-utilised compositional tools available to photographers. They’re used to draw a viewers attention to a specific part of the frame, whether it’s a person, or a vanishing point in the background of the frame. Our eyes are naturally drawn along lines


3 Essential Camera Bag Setups for Beginner Photographers

When you first purchase a DSLR, it’s hard to know which accessories you really need, and which are a waste of money. That’s a problem a reader of this blog faced recently, which caused her to email me and ask about Camera Bag Setups.  FYI, when you sign up for my