Bringing an autumn palette to your photography

The change in season brings with it some beautiful colours, offering up the opportunity to capture some truly eye-catching images that will be perfect for your next canvas print. Oranges, greens, reds, warm browns and yellows are strong in autumn, giving a striking palette to your photographs. The whole season brings with it a sense

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Children’s birthday party photography

When your little one turns another year older, you want to capture as much of this time as possible. Time goes so fast, and having your camera at the ready will mean you can treasure them as little ones whenever you like. Birthday parties can be so busy that you almost forget the photography aspect

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Getting artistic for Roald Dahl Day 2017

Today, 13 September 2017, is Roald Dahl Day and the 104th birthday of the famous children’s author. Each year, since its inception in 2006, Roald Dahl Day celebrates the characters of the authors beloved stories with dress up days, themed parties and a push to raise money for children’s charities. Here we give an insight

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4 inspirational exhibitions to visit in September 2017

With the news season at our feet, take the opportunity to give your photography a fresh start. How is your photography going? Could your passion for beautiful imagery do with a spark of inspiration? Check out our pick of the best photography and illustration exhibitions to catch this month – sure to get your snapping

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Pucker up: lip photography trend

As with portrait photography, focusing on the lips can bring some really striking results, especially if you can master the detail involved. Once you have found a willing lip model, you must decide what kind of look you are going for and suitably prepare. Will this be glam with lipsticks and glitter galore? Or will

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360 photography: getting the whole picture

The world of photography is all about experimentation. Changing up your lens, using a completely different camera or trying new techniques is part and parcel of expanding your experience as a photographer. With that in mind, have you tried 360-degree photography? Put simply, this type of photography is about creating beautiful panoramas, capturing all 360

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Canvas print ideas for the dining room

Where you and your family eat, where the children finish their homework, the area for family meetings – the dining room has an important place in the home and certainly deserves a bit of love and attention. While keeping in mind this year’s interior must-haves for the dining room – including vintage furniture, interesting light

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Getting children interested in photography

Do you remember the moment you fell in love with photography? Were you very little or did it creep up on you over time? Imagine getting you little ones into using a camera and documenting what they see – what could be more rewarding? Here, we look at ways to get them excited about this

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Photography ideas for International Day of Friendship

Our friends and friendships are so important for health and happiness. We all need people around us to celebrate the highs and to support us through the lows, being a part of each stage of each other’s lives. From childhood friendships, to those friends we meet later in life, all are important relationships to nurture.

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Snap happy activities in National Parks Week

National Parks Week runs from Monday 24 July until Sunday 30 July, celebrating all fifteen UK National Parks with the theme of ‘bringing people together’. Parks are excellent for shooting locations, giving beautiful landscapes and the opportunity to capture your loved ones in candid poses as they enjoy mother nature. The 15 UK National Parks

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