Photography

Crochet bag

Great photos sell craft on the internet

At the end of this post we give you links to our huge archive of advice on how to take great photographs of your crafts....
Crowds of people

Photographing large crowds

This post caught my eye, especially since many of us shoot photographs of large crowds of people at blogging conferences, the most imminent of which...
Headshot older woman

Headshots: more to it than you think

It would seem to be a simple project for a photographer. After all, you are only worrying about a persons face, and just maybe...
Baby photograph

Warning on child photo privacy

Do you post photos of your children on Facebook? Have you checked your Facebook privacy settings? Do you post photos of other people's children?...
Food blogger

7 photography habits of the organised blogger

Shoot with options in mind Take 3 or 4 photos of the same thing so you can have a square crop for Instagram, a long...
Movie reel and clapper

Quick and easy steps to your first video

This is a quick guide to get you started today if you want to shoot and share videos – on your blog, on YouTube...
Instagram camera

Get yourself on Instagram

Blogging is getting more social by the day. Bloggers are turning off comments and moving their engagement over to social media. They are posting...
Photographing pets (dog)

How to photograph pets

1. Start with your pet's personality Before you start photographing your pet ask yourself ‘What sets it apart from other animals?’ Think about what type of...
Charlie Chaplin and urchin in black and white photo

Tips for better black and white photography

So what do you need to understand in order to produce a great monochrome photo? Photography, as you know, is fundamentally the capturing of light;...
Blogging conference

Blogging conferences: gain followers with photography

The conference season is upon us. It’s all very nice to go along to see the sights, but one of the best things you can...
Daisies - photo credit Steve Barr

It’s Spring: photographing garden flowers

If you have a garden, then step outside your door and into a world of inspiration. There is just so much to shoot—and right...
P40B - woman posing for photograph

How to look better in photos

Most of us don't like to see ourselves in photographs because we don't like to see our imperfections. Here are a few tricks anyone...