Celebrating the Power of the Selfie on Selfie Day

Happy Selfie Day everyone! If you’ve not snapped and shared a self portrait yet today there’s still time. If you’ve not heard of Selfie Day before, you might be surprised to know that it’s been running on June 21st since back in 2014 when it was started by a DJ in the US. Since then,

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The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Photography

Once upon a time, it took an hour to capture a single photograph. If the photo wasn’t quite right, you had to complete the entire process again. Now, if things aren’t captured perfectly by our super fast digital cameras first time, we can look to artificial intelligence to fill in the blanks. Artificial intelligence is

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A Photographic Hooray for National Pet Month 2018

Hooray! It’s National Pet Month 2018 until May 7th, which means you have even more of an excuse to pamper and spend some time with your beloved pet while photographing all their best angles. According to recent research from Wilko (referenced here), most people spend more on their pets than their partners, which might explain why

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Interiors Trends for Your Spring 2018 Decoration Project

There’s something about Spring and its Bank Holidays that seems to stir us Brits into action, fuelling a sudden urge to pick up a paint brush or lawn mower. If a few days spent at home over the Easter break has made you realise that a room or two is in need of a refresh,

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Canvas Ideas for National Bed Month

Did you know that March is national bed month? That’s right, a whole month dedicated to encouraging you to get as much sleep as possible. It may be a little late in the day for you to start cancelling social commitments  so that you can commit more time to seeking quality slumber. So, why not

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Have You Considered a Photography Apprenticeship?

Did you know that it’s National Apprenticeship Week or #NAW2018 right now? If you’d love a career in photography or you’re a photographer who would like to give some new talent a leg up, apprenticeships can be a brilliant pathway. Today on the blog we’re talking about why you should consider a photography apprenticeship. Why

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Why Doodling Is Good for You

When was the last time you picked up a pen and unconsciously scribbled something on a notepad or shopping list? Did you fill the whole page? Doodling and colouring are a great way to unwind and have been proven to be healthy stress busters too. And of course, when you get creative with your own

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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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Photography exhibitions to see in April 2017

‘Tis the season of spring cleaning and new beginnings, giving you the opportunity to start afresh in more ways than one. Feeling uninspired? Head to a photography exhibition to get those creative juices flowing again. Here’s a list of new exhibitions that will get you thinking about your next trip out with the camera. A

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What does Spring mean to you?

Last weekend, the sun made a welcome appearance all across the UK, helping us all to feel like Spring had well and truly sprung! In celebration of the swapping over of the seasons, we’re running a fantastic giveaway over on our Facebook page . To be in with a chance of winning £50 to spend at

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