Tips and Techniques

Oystercatchers
Discover how to take the best pictures of wildlife found on the coast. 
Kingfisher by Julian Cox.
Wildlife photographer Jules Cox shares his expert tips. 
Green shield bug in its habitat.
Wildlife photographer Leon Baas shares his expert tips. 
 Roach's mouse-tailed dormouse
Wildlife photographer Elliott Neep shares his expert tips. 
Ladybirds
Wildlife photographer Matt Cole shares his expert tips. 
May 2014 cover.
Discover how wildlife photographer Will Burrard-Lucas takes images of lions like this one on the cover of the May 2014 issue.
Bluebells in woodland.
Wildlife photographer Ross Hoddinott shares his expert tips for photographing beautiful bluebells. 
Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2014 launch.
The Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2014 competition has now started its global search for the most inspiring, evocative, compelling, challenging nature images.
Moray Firth common bottlenose dolphin feature, December 2013.
Experienced dolphin photographer Tim Stenton offers his tips for capturing the wildlife of the Moray Firth.
Photo Masterclass part 12: Break all the rules
Rules were made to be broken. So play with blur, relish clutter, crop out your subject and discover the dark. If you ignore the protocols of photography, you may just create a masterpiece, says Mark Carwardine.