If you have ever visited a house and seen one of those masterful family portraits on the wall or smiled at an expert photo of a friend and their dog, then you already have an idea why a photo session can make the perfect gift. There are lots of types of photographers, styles and … Continue reading "A Photo Session – The Perfect Gift"
One of the best ways to see the best of photography is to attend one of the many photo exhibitions and galleries around the UK. From the short term, touring exhibitions to long-term, single locations, we have lots to offer photography fans here in Britain and here are some of the best to add to … Continue reading "The Best Photo Exhibitions"
Photography has always been an important industry and with the rise of the internet, the need for high-quality photos for many purposes has never been higher. That’s why photography as a career is still a very popular option – but do you need to have formal training or are there other routes into it? The … Continue reading "Photography as a Career"
Struggling to find a great book on photography composition? You’re not alone. James Cowman from Dynamic Symmetry Art become increasingly frustrated that all the books on composition were written for artists, not photographers. After almost a decade of research, he finally found a selection of books for photographers who want to master the art of … Continue reading "Best Composition Books for Photographers"
Portrait photography (or portraiture) focuses on either a group of people or an individual and has the main subject of the image being facial features or expressions. This kind of photography is unlike a reportage style shot in that it isn’t capturing a natural moment in time. It is a staged shot and therefore the … Continue reading "All about Portrait Photography"