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To get your year off to a good start here is some great reading material for you including some of the top articles from the last 12 months.

What are the options for the best photo editing software for 2018? I review and compare the leading software for mac and PC in this comprehensive comparison. I've split it into categories for the best post processing software applications for beginner and intermediate.

Lightroom is an amazing piece of software. It can manage your digital assets, hence why it’s called a Digital Asset Manager (DAM), but as photo editing software, also provides you with powerful editing tools. Like so many others, I have my issues with the software, like with performance, for example. However, to this day I ... [Read more]

Photographing camera-shy portrait subjects can be tricky. Here are 5 tips to help you bring them out of their shell and get better photos.

This month I'm giving you a new photography challenge, to tell a story with your image. Pick a song or poem you like, and create an image that tells that story. This is about working on the aesthetic aspects of photography and less on the technical stuff.

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