7 Compact Cameras for Stunning Low Light Photography

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Taking photos at night can be fun and your photos can be stunning. Whether you’re in the city trying to capture light trails or in the outback trying to capture the Milky Way in all its glory, you’ll need a good camera.
You may think to take part in low light photography, you’ll need a DSLR. But […]

How to Get Light Trails in Photography

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Everybody loves the effect light trails have on urban photography. It can make any city or situation look magical.
Light trails in photography work by combining long shutter speeds with fast moving lights to capture the streams of light.
Beautiful, yes. Easy? Certainly not. It’s all about experimentation. You can choose different light sources, try different settings, […]

Our Top 3 DSLRS for Beginners

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So you’ve probably been interested in photography for a while. You’ve used your compact camera, maybe even your smart phone camera. But now you’re interested in stepping up your photography game.
Whether you’re booked into a photography course or you’re planning on using online tutorials, your first step will be finding a quality entry-level DSLR camera.
Buying a […]

4 Easy Ways to Get Your Pictures Noticed

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Using the wide range of social media tools at your disposal could help you get your name out there as an amateur photographer or find new business if you’re a pro.
There are many tools and social networks that can help you build your social media presence. To help you get started here are four easy ways […]

The Olympus Vision Project


Are you Creative? Do you love Olympus? And do you have a vision?
Then the Olympus Vision Project is exactly what you are looking for.
What is ‘The Olympus Vision Project’?

Olympus Imaging Australia are offering the opportunity to make your vision come true. The Olympus Vision Project is an open call to Australian and New Zealand residents […]

Olympus TG-Tracker


Olympus just announced the new Tough TG-Tracker, the first Action Camera in the Olympus range and it’s taken on a lot of the qualities from their popular Tough compact camera range, especially the Olympus Tough TG-4.

This new action camera is definitely a robust looking piece of gear and its form is definitely compact (35mm(w) x […]

Monthly Mission: PORTRAITS


Welcome to the Monthly Mission.
Photography is extremely broad with a lot to learn, so we’ll be breaking it down each month. Bringing you a mission brief, inspiration and education all tailored around a different theme so you can get the most out of your camera. Plus you’ll also have the opportunity to enter your favourite […]

3 Ways to Avoid the Flash

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Light is important to photography. It can be the deciding factor in whether a shot is picture-perfect or sent to the Recycle Bin.
Good photography is about how you as the photographer use and capture light. Lighting influences colours, tones, highlights and shadows and the texture of a photograph. So you really want to get it […]

Photo Innovations: The Future of Photography

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The future of photography is bright! In the 20th century, we were celebrating the invention of colour film and flash photography. But as we enter the 21st century, we’re entering a new era of photography.
This era is one in which action cameras and drones become increasingly popular. It’s a time when smartphones grow to become […]

Pet Photography Tips: How to Improve Your Game

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If you’ve ever tried to photograph your wriggling pet, you’ll know it’s not an easy job. Most pets are full of energy, making them nearly impossible to capture when still.
Photographing a cat or dog requires plenty of patience and a good deal of vigilance so you don’t miss that perfect shot. But if you can […]