My favourite YouTube photography channels

YouTube is an amazing resource for photographers wishing to advance their skills or learn new techniques. There are beginner videos explaining the basics of composition, advanced videos helping seasoned pros perfect their editing, and everything in between. I also find vloggers’ videos useful in giving … read more

Bluebell Woods Photography Tips

It is always a joy to see and photograph a blanket of bluebell flowers in ancient woodland. The vivid blue hue of a sea of “Britain’s favourite flower” creates one of nature’s dazzling spectacles. However, photographing bluebells is not always easy: the tend to grow … read more

Landscape photography misconceptions

When I first started taking pictures I had pre-conceived ideas about what a good landscape picture was, and the best way of capturing them. Over time I began to realise that these were actually landscape photography misconceptions, and were either inaccurate or altogether wrong. These … read more

Disney prince and princess gaze at each other longingly in a horse-drawn carriage.

Disneyland Paris photography tips

There seems to be an endless variety of photographic opportunities at Disneyland Paris: huge parade floats, beautifully themed buildings, and of course, the Disney characters. Here’s a few tips to make the most of your visit.

Zoo photography tips

A day at the zoo provides many opportunities to practice different types of photography. It can also present different types of challenges. Here’s a few tips to make the most of a day at the zoo or wildlife centre. Check the zoo’s photography policy Most … read more