Photography road trip tips

An epic road trip through a remote landscape brings you close to a constantly changing panorama ready to be caught by your camera. The tips in this post are designed to keep you shooting: you need to be physically ready to get in the position you need for the shot, but you also need to be mentally ready to make decisions about settings and creative composition.

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The best presents for photographers

This is the 2018 edition of my “what are the best gifts for photographers” suggestions. Suggestions for beginner photographers, intermediate photographers, landscape and flower photographers. Things to keep you warm, things to read on your journey.

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Emma Davies
7 ways to leave your comfort zone behind you for good

If you’re going to leave whatever photography plateau you are currently living on, you will have to step out of your comfort zone and into the unknown. Once you’ve left, you can expect to be more creative, more confident, more adaptable and more interesting. You’ll have new stories to tell, a billion new ideas for photos to take, and you really will stop caring what people think (mainly because you’ll realise no one is paying any attention anyway)

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Emma Davies
Is AYWMC just for women?

More than one person recently asked me if A Year With My Camera is just for women. It was a surprisingly difficult question to answer, and this post has taken a while to put together. The short answer is, “No, but…”

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Emma Davies