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In-camera Movement
Abstract, in-camera movement (ICM) photos are my craft. I love taking photos of everyday objects and changing their perspective and form with movement: it takes the audience on a journey. I was diagnosed with Asperger’s at the age of 12 and severe OC
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2 Build A Photography Website In Drupal
PART 6 OF 7 Photo website building 101 Last issue, we showed how to build a photography website from scratch using the Drupal content management system (CMS). This approach is an alternative to enlisting the services of a dedicated website-builder pl
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8 Capture Backlit Leaf Detail
Intricate leaf patterns make a great detail subject. Collect a few undamaged leaves and explore their potential back indoors. Dig out your old slide film lightbox from the attic (or buy a cheap one on an online auction site) and illuminate the semi-t
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What To Look Out For…
The five ‘travel tripods’ featured in this test group all feature swing-up legs to reduce stowage size, so the feet surround the head when folded down. Twist-action locking clamps are generally more popular for locking the leg sections. The Manfrotto
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Sweet Dreams Are Made Of Vaseline
Nowadays, many photographers and artists alike rely on post-production software, such as Photoshop, to generate and form photographic effects. However, with only a few simple household items, you can create a dreamy state without expensive software.
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3 How To Add Location Info To Your Photos
Imagine being able to share the precise location of a photogenic spot using just three ordinary words rather than having to tap out unmemorable and easy-to-mistype GPS co-ordinates on a keyboard. That’s the beauty of the what3words location reference
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9 Three In One
Presenting your pics as a set rather than individually can be a powerful way to tell a more involved story or reveal a stronger connection that bonds the images. A set of three is called a triptych; for a seasonal version, close-up shots of autumn ic
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Benro Mach 3 TMA28A £213/$260
The idea behind the Mach3 is to keep everything simple, combining conventional features with high-grade materials. As such, the legs don’t swing up for compact storage. Unique in this test group, the Mach3 TMA28AHD2A kit comes with a three-way head,
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Do Not Enter!
With these few simple techniques, you’ll be able to turn any normal house into a chilling scene filled with dark and creepy sights. All you really need is an image of a house, but feel free to get creative: you could make any image spooky. Pay attent
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4 Send Us Your Shots And Star In Our Photo Gallery
“Isolating at home with my Canon EOS 90D, I wanted to try something I hadn’t done before: dropping orange slices in some water. I only had a small 10-inch tank. I set the camera to its 10fps burst mode and my flash to 1/64 power to freeze the splashe
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10 Get More From Mist Opportunities
Misty mornings are a familiar sight in the autumn months, and although highly evocative – especially when combined with a rising sun – they can be tricky to capture. The reason for this is the brightness of the mist, which can ‘fool’ your camera into
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Benro Slim Travel £119/$156
Remarkably inexpensive for a carbon-fibre kit that comes with a ball head, this Benro is particularly travel-friendly. It features five sections in each leg and a two-section centre column, folding down to 32cm. As with many modern tripods, you can u
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A New Platform
There are currently 270 Underground, 112 Overground and 45 Docklands Light Railway Stations in the city of London. The Tube Mapper project follows my journey as I gradually capture moments at each and every station. In 2018 there were five million us
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Your Bonus Software
Download and register by 31 December 2020 1 Enter www.projectssoftware.com/dc-focus into the Location or Address field of your web browser. Don’t enter it into a search engine. 2 You’ll arrive at a page where you’re asked to choose the relevant versi
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Shot Of The Month
Documentary photographer Location: Jodhpur, India Date: 2018 David duChemin is a world and humanitarian photographer based on Vancouver Island, Canada. His work reflects his desire to not only look at the world but to engage with it, the camera becom
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Kenro Karoo Ultimate Travel £145/$179
Kenro’s Ultimate Travel tripod lives up to its name, offering a range of features more commonly found on conventional kits. It has swing-up legs for a reduced folded height of 48cm, yet achieves a mighty maximum operating height of 190cm, towering ab
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Five Of Luke’s Favourite Tube Station Shots
I have a collection of photos I call ‘Waiting for Trains’. I started capturing these images as it’s a nice way of creating dramatic light, even in the middle of the day. I also love the technical challenge of capturing long handheld exposures. This s
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Discover Focus Projects 4
Focus stacking is a clever technique that’s used to produce a deep depth of field in an image when conditions prevent front-to-back sharpness being captured. Focus stacking works by combining a set of images taken from exactly the same position, but
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Hotshots
iPhone Photography Awards™ is the first and the longest-running iPhone photography competition. www.ippawards.com ■
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Manfrotto Befree 2N1 £149/$219
There’s a wide range of Befree travel tripods, ranging from basic to advanced models. Unlike most, the advanced 2N1 kit is only available in aluminium, but you can choose between flip clamps and twist clamps for the four-section legs. We prefer the M
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Going Dark
Intentionally or not, we all shoot dark or under-exposed images from time to time. Although our cameras are smarter than ever, sometimes the metering mode you’ve used might not have got the exposure quite as you hoped. Here we’ll look at working with
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Create An Artistic Tiled Image From Any Photo
Jon is a professional photographer and writer. He also provides one-to-one and small-group tuition in both digital SLR and Photoshop image-editing skills. Break an image into a colourful grid of squares, and you’ll immediately create an image with a
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Perimeter
Roving photographer Quintin is on a multi-year photo walk, circumnavigating the whole of the UK coast. www.theperimeter.uk This month’s route Boston to Titchwell Marsh 5 days, 77 miles; 6,204 miles total Getting my backpacking kit together for the ne
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Manfrotto 190XPro4 £189/$339
Manfrotto’s popular 190-series tripods are now split into 190 and 190 Go! lines. The latter uses twist locks, whereas the current 190 range has redesigned Quick Power Lock levers. Choices include three-section and four-section aluminium legs, with XP
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Beautiful You
When I started this project, I knew I was passionate about the idea of my work making a difference. I think it’s safe to say that most, if not all people, have been affected by negative body image at some point in their life. I’m not the best with wo
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Paint An Abstract Portrait
With over a decade as a writer and photographer behind him, James knows exactly which Photoshop and Lightroom tools and techniques matter most. Brushes in Affinity Photo go far beyond the standard circular brush most of us are probably familiar with.
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In Focus
Wins across the board for the major manufacturers, after the specialist camera press in 29 countries cast its votes Canon, Nikon and Sony were the big winners at the EISA Awards 2020-2021. The Expert Imaging and Sound Association comprises 55 special
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Novo Explora T5 £219/$286
This is the smallest, lightest and most travel-friendly of Novo’s three Explora T-series kits. Even so, the fairly large-diameter four-section legs and robust ball head deliver an impressive maximum load rating of 10kg. Novo only makes carbon-fibre t
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Welcome
Autumn and spring take some beating as the best seasons for outdoor photography, but picking a favourite is difficult. Perhaps you’ll have a clearer idea after getting inspired to shoot your best-ever autumn photos after reading our 12-page mastercla
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