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6 Ways to Improve Your Street Photography

Posted on 25th July 2017 by

Travel and street photography tend to go hand in hand, because photographing people as they go about their daily business is a great way to capture the sense of a place.…

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5 Tips for Shooting Photos from a Hot Air Balloon

Posted on 11th July 2017 by

If you’re finally getting the chance to go up in a hot air balloon and get a breathtaking bird’s eye view of the scenery below, taking a few good photos to remember the experience by is an absolute mu…

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4 Ways to Support Conservation with Your Photography

Posted on 20th June 2017 by

Photography can be a powerful tool for storytelling, especially when it comes to drawing attention to important environmental issues such as climate change, deforestation and pollution.
 
The human…

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5 Tips for Ethical Travel Photography

Posted on 31st May 2017 by

As a travel photographer, it’s important to document the communities and environments you’re visiting respectfully and accurately, and this means thinking about how your images will impact and portray…

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6 Fun Ways to Use Your Wedding Photos

Posted on 30th May 2017 by

Once you’ve received the professionally edited wedding photos from your photographer, your next thought will probably be how you can best display all those fun memories from your wedding day. After al…

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6 Tips for Photographing a Wedding for the First Time

Posted on 30th May 2017 by

Whether you’re a professional photographer or hobbyist, photographing a wedding can be scary. Everything has to be captured perfectly the first time around, as you can’t just say “Wait, let’s do that …

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5 tips for photographing your children on holiday plus fabulous places to take them

Posted on 26th May 2017 by

The days of staying in beautiful boutique hotels, don’t have to end once you have kids. As Editor of i-escape’s Kids Collection and a mother of 2, Nadine Mellor is an expert on travelling with childre…

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How To Earn Money From Your Underused Camera Gear

Posted on 24th May 2017 by

For all of the benefits of going freelance as a photographer, there are - as with any creative endeavour - plenty of pitfalls to beset the majority. As previously discussed on this blog, finding a nic…

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How to Choose a Wedding Photographer

Posted on 22nd May 2017 by

Ten years from now you probably won’t care what food you served at your wedding or what flowers you chose for the centrepieces, but you’ll still be kicking yourself if the most important moments of yo…

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How to Take Better Travel Photos with Your Phone

Posted on 2nd May 2017 by

Going on a trip and only have your smartphone? Although you might be slightly more limited when using your phone as opposed to professional camera gear, mobile photography also has some benefits.…

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