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    TIPS FOR SHOOTING VIDEO AT WEDDINGS

    Monday, 13th March 2017

    As you may have noticed, this month we’re all about weddings here at OLYMPUS… but we’re not just thinking about stills – oh no. Modern photographers absolutely have to be able to turn their hand to video, and while classic photography might still rule the roost, being able to shoot a few snips of video to compile into a short, minute-or-so-long package will hugely endear you to your clients. Thinking about jumping in? Our beginners’ guide should start you off nicely.

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    THE PHOTOGRAPHY SHOW 2017: YOUR PRE-SHOW GUIDE…

    Monday, 6th March 2017

    Expect hundreds of exhibitors, from manufacturers to retailers; talks covering everything from mastering social media to cracking off-camera lighting, plus the opportunity to try and buy everything from cameras to tripods – but it’s precisely because there’s so much on offer that if you’re hoping to get the most from The Photography Show, you’re going to need a plan. Luckily, we’re in your corner. Here are our pre-show highlights…

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    HOW TO SHOOT YOUR FIRST STAR TRAILS

    Friday, 24th February 2017

    If there’s one thing photographers know, it’s light. How much of it there is, where it’s coming from, how to shape and modify it, and how to add to it. Understanding how to harness your OLYMPUS’ low-light capabilities can open a whole new world of photography. Turn your lens heavenwards and join us for the beginners’ guide to star trail photography.

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    FINDING YOUR STYLE

    Friday, 17th February 2017

    If you know the kind of images you love, you’ll gradually grow into a style of photography that suits you. The result: more confident, artistic photography, and images that your audience will identify as yours before they ever see a caption.

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    STREET STYLE – REPORTAGE

    Friday, 3rd February 2017

    Want to push your photography – and yourself – to the limit? Head out onto the streets and look for the thousands of little stories going on around you all the time. Reportage photography is part journalism, part art, and takes years to master. Take the first step with our bite-size tips.

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    UPDATING YOUR CAMERA’S FIRMWARE

    Tuesday, 24th January 2017

    Within your camera’s tiny frame beats a hyper-intelligent heart, capable of performing the brutal maths needed to compress incoming, Full HD video into a format storable on an SD card, or applying filters to RAW images. And, just like your laptop or tablet, every now and then the operating system at the heart of your camera will benefit from an update.

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