Peter Sawyer
I am a freelance graphics designer from Ipswich in the UK. I have a huge interest in the web and have been pottering with websites for years. Speaking of which don't forget to go check out my latest: or on twitter!/peewee1002.
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    Creating a Stylish Cinematic Photo Using Camera RAW & PhotoshopPreview
    In today's tutorial, you'll learn how to add a cinematic style to any of your photos using Photoshop and a Camera RAW file. It only takes a few minutes and is easy to follow however well you know Photoshop. We'll be walking you through the process step-by-step in both a tutorial and video format!Read More…
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    Special Effect Filters: Multivision, Close-Up, Sepia & InfraredPreview
    Fed up with boring, mundane camera filters? Well, no more! Today we're introducing you to a selection of unusual and interesting filters that can really spice up your photography. These are accessories you'll want to use every day, but they can add a really interesting element and give you some inspiration when you're feeling a little tired of your existing kit.Read More…
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    Quick Tip: The Benefits of a Ultraviolet FilterPreview
    Today we continue our series looking at different photographic filters. Having already covered Polarizing and ND filters, today we are looking at another one of the most important filters, the UV filter. UV filters reduce haziness created by ultraviolet lights, and can also act as a great protector for your expensive lens!Read More…
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    Quick Tip: When and How to Use a Neutral Density FilterPreview
    We're continuing our investigation of camera filters this week, taking a look at Neutral Density filters and Graduated ND Filters. These give you a large degree of control over the exposure in an image, and are brilliant for water and landscape photography.Read More…
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    Quick Tip: An Introduction to Polarizing FiltersPreview
    Over the next month we are going to take in depth look at different photography filters. We will find out what each one does and then how to use them. We start with a common filter used by beginners - the polarizing filter. We'll take a look at what polarizing filters do, how they help your photography, and where you can get one from!Read More…
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    Quick Tip: Should You Buy a Light Meter?Preview
    Today we're taking a look at the once ubiquitous light meter, and how it can still help you in today's world of cameras attempting to do it all for you. We'll walk through what a light meter is, and suggest a few potential uses for your photography!Read More…
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    60+ Awesome Aviation Photographs (And How to Shoot Your Own!)Preview
    Enthusiastic aircraft photographers can often be found at any flying display, and with their trusted telephoto lenses are able to get glorious photography from up in the sky. Planes come in all shapes and sizes, and this article shows you a selection of inspiring photos along with offering some brilliant tips on how to capture your own awesome plane and aircraft images!Read More…
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    Quick Tip: Try a Tripod AlternativePreview
    Continuing our look at interesting items to take on a shoot, this week we focus upon alternatives to the tripod. Tripods are necessary for many types of photography, but often are too bulky to take with us everywhere. In this article we took at a few uncommon alternatives to them.Read More…
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    40 Fantastic Female PortraitsPreview
    Today we've pulled together an inspiring collection of gorgeous female portraits. Photographing people can be a challenging and rewarding art, and these photos will hopefully inspire you with new techniques, lighting examples, and composition. I hope you enjoy the roundup, and feel free to share your own examples in the comments!Read More…
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    40 Inspirational Black and White PhotosPreview
    We have recently taught you how to master the art of black and white photography, covered various conversion techniques, and discussed toning. Today we thought that it was time to share a set of inspiring, incredible black and white photos. These images include portraits, macro, landscapes and more!Read More…
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    40 Inspiring Panoramic PhotographsPreview
    Shooting panoramic images can be an impressive type of photography and, when done well, it's possible to create really stunning images. Today we'll be explaining the basic concept of panoramic photography, as well as providing an amazing collection of 40 horizontal and vertical panoramas, ranging from landscapes to living rooms!Read More…
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    40 Remarkable Examples of Macro PhotographyPreview
    Today's roundup focuses upon a collection of bizarre, shocking and mind-blowing macro photos. It provides great inspiration for amateurs and professionals who are interested in the world of macro photography, and will have you reaching for your macro lens and heading off to shoot...Read More…