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Editorial »

4 Mar 2015 | One Comment | 318 views
Editorial: Can you still make money from photography?

With camera-equipped smartphones now the norm and stock libraries paying less than ever, Geoff Harris asks whether trying to sell your images is still worth the effort.

Competitions »

3 Mar 2015 | No Comment | 248 views
Google+ March Photography Competition

This month’s theme is Decay. From derelict buildings through to weathered revetments, there’s an abundance of decay that can be used to create fascinating images. Get shooting and enter your best images for the chance to win up to £100 worth of Wex Photographic vouchers!

Facebook Winners »

25 Feb 2015 | No Comment | 915 views
Facebook January Photo Challenge Winners

January’s Facebook Photo Challenge theme was ‘Bokeh’, which attracted a range of creative entries. Did you win? Read on and find out …

General »

21 Feb 2015 | 2 Comments | 5,860 views
Iceland’s Best Photographic Locations

Iceland’s varied landscape presents a wealth of photographic opportunities. Kirk Norbury lets us in on his favourite photographic locations.

General »

20 Feb 2015 | 2 Comments | 9,203 views
How To Get Started With Long-Exposure Photography

Long exposures can be used to create striking images and they’re possible with even basic equipment. David Cleland explains how to get started.

Editorial, General »

19 Feb 2015 | One Comment | 3,841 views
Editorial: Can you really teach somebody to be a creative photographer?

In the first of a new series of articles, Geoff Harris considers what’s required to move from competence to creativity.

Competitions »

4 Feb 2015 | No Comment | 875 views
Google+ February Photography Competition

This month’s competition theme is Abstract. Allow your creativity and photographic imagination to flow free and send us your favourite images for a chance to win £100-worth of Wex vouchers.

Competition winners, Google+ Winners »

30 Jan 2015 | No Comment | 589 views
December Google+ Photography Competition Winners

From festive photography to creative street shots, we received some inventive and interesting images from December’s competition. The theme was bokeh – check out the results.

Buying Guides, General »

29 Jan 2015 | 2 Comments | 2,676 views
Wex Pre-Loved: Our Grading System Explained [video]

Thinking of buying second-hand gear but worried about quality? Carl explains our grading system and what to expect when buying used items from Wex.

General »

25 Jan 2015 | No Comment | 2,557 views
5 Lighting Accessories to Transform Your Portraits

Geoff Harris suggests five affordable lighting accessories to help you photograph your best portraits yet.