SHOULD I SHOOT IN RAW OR JPEG? PART 1

    Friday, 2nd September 2016

    Which file style should you use – RAW or JPEG? In part one of this series, we explain the main differences between the formats

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    EXPOSURE BASICS: USING EXPOSURE MODES – PART TWO

    Friday, 26th August 2016

    Understand your OLYMPUS camera’s exposure modes – Manual, Aperture Priority and Shutter Priority – and gain creative control of your camera.

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    EXPOSURE BASICS: SHUTTER SPEED, APERTURE, ISO – PART ONE

    Monday, 15th August 2016

    Choosing and achieving the correct exposure for your images is at the very heart of photography. Together with focus, exposure is pretty much the only thing you need to get right in order to record what’s in front of you. I’m not saying it will be the greatest picture – composition, communication and creativity need to be added into the mix for that – but none of those matter if you can’t record the scene onto the camera sensor in the first place.

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    GIFFORDS CIRCUS RIDES AGAIN

    Tuesday, 12th July 2016

    OLYMPUS was back for another year of photographic fun with the whip-crackin’ high-tumblin’ bottle-jugglin’ horse-wranglin’ wagon-trundlin’ tent-raisin’ stake-drivin’ boot-stompin’ spur-janglin’ rain dancin’ gold-rushin’ bounty-huntin’ bugle-tootin’ banjo-pluckin’ Hell-raisin’ Thanks-givin’ Giffords Circus at the picturesque Chiswick House and Gardens. 60 lucky photographers were invited to photograph three superb acts from the Circus’ latest production “The Painted Wagon”.

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    4 STYLE BLOGGERS ON MASTERING THE ART OF THE FLAT LAY

    Wednesday, 22nd June 2016

    Flat lays are one of the most popular photography styles on Instagram – think of them as a fashion blogger’s new age version of the still life oil painting. So why do we love them so? They’re fun to style and set up, they break up our Insta feeds with ease, and they are, hands down, the best way to showcase great products without distraction.

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    8 GORGEOUS LONDON INTERIORS THAT EVERY STYLE BLOGGER LOVES TO SNAP

    Tuesday, 21st June 2016

    There’s a not-so-secret address book of stylish London hangouts that every blogger worth their Insta-followers seems to have visited and snapped at some point. These gorgeous venues – restaurants, bars, galleries and the like – are some of the capital’s best-decorated haunts and take our #InteriorsGoals to a whole other level.

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    WHAT METERING MODES TO USE ON YOUR OLYMPUS CAMERA

    Thursday, 16th June 2016

    There’s always a lot of talk about the exposure triangle: the shutter speed, the ISO sensitivity and your aperture setting. These are the three most important settings on the camera, which allow you to capture the correct exposure for the scene you’re photographing.

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    HOW TO CREATE AN AWESOME WOODEN DIY BACKDROP PERFECT FOR STILL-LIFE, FLAT LAYS AND FOOD PHOTOGRAPHY ON A BUDGET OF JUST £10!

    Thursday, 26th May 2016

    Denholm Norris is a food photographer based in Essex. His work involves a lot of still life techniques in the studio and on-locations…

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    JOHN NASSARI’S ’80 AT 80′ EXHIBITION AT ART BERMONDSEY PROJECT SPACE

    Thursday, 5th May 2016

    To coincide with John Nassari’s ‘80 at 80‘ exhibition at Art Bermondsey Project Space, London, there was a private view evening at the gallery.

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    USING LIVE BULB FOR LONG EXPOSURES

    Monday, 18th April 2016

    The popularity of long-exposure photography shows no sign of abating. The Live Bulb function on Olympus cameras helps to take any guesswork out of the process. Here’s how to use it.

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