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Photography tips for photographers of all skill levels

I write articles on topics as diverse as night photography, travel photography, portrait photography, street and even macro photography, or curate the highest quality content from photographers I know personally.

photography tips, tutorials and guidesPhotography tips for anyone who’s looking to improve their skills in photography.

Other readers such as yourself find my monthly photography challenges gets them out using their camera and practicing the tips their learning.

You’ll learn to get better and better shots each month.

These photography tips will get you closer to getting those “WOW” moments from your friends and family when you show them your photos.

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Any one of these photography tips could help you take your shots to the next level. From how to use your lens, off camera flash tips or taking better waterfall pictures through post processing with Lightroom or good photo backup procedures.

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In this special guest article, light painter extraordinaire Jason Page will show you how to make stunning light pyramids in the sky like this using just your camera (no processing effects added).

Come on a journey across Morocco with me through images from our recent photo tour to this exotic land. Learn how you can join in on the fun next year - registrations for 2018 are now opened!

Does your camera do weird things sometimes and you want to scream or smash it? Well, don't do that just yet - read on to get some possible solutions for your camera issues.

Making a photography bucket list is a great idea to get you motivated and achieving your dreams. Here are some tips and inspiration to help you make, plan and get moving on achieving your bucket list items.

If you are ready to see how your images measure up and want to enter some photography contests - here are some tips to help you get started.

Nowadays everyone does food photography - here are 10 easy tips to help you make your food photos yummier and make people drool over them.

This is the story of an amateur photographer who did a personal project - trading cards of local baristas. See what he learned and how you can do the same, then take the challenge on yourself.

Here is a quick little tutorial that you can do with just your camera and a zoom lens to make some fun abstract zoom burst images.

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