How to Photograph a Wedding

Newlyweds making a heart with their hands

Booking your first wedding is an exciting milestone for a photographer. It is the most important day of a couple’s life, and they are putting their faith in you in capturing the special day.
Whether they have chosen you based on your portfolio, or they just appreciated your passion, you want to do your best and […]

What’s in Your Camera Bag?

Photographer with a backpack

Whatever style of photography you are into, and wherever you plan on going, you will need a high-quality camera bag that will hold your gear and protect it. A good camera bag is an investment as it will often outlast your gear. It will hold all your essentials, from lenses to tripods and all the […]

Which Photography Drone Should I Buy?

DJI Mavic drone

The popularity of photography drones has boomed in the last few years, and over that time drone technology has become more advanced and far more affordable.
This has meant it has become far easier to take up the hobby, and has allowed photographers to capture amazing aerial photographs they wouldn’t have been able to get without an expensive helicopter […]

Camera Flashes: How They’ve Evolved Over Time

Flash bulb

Most photographers prefer using ambient light to capture the world around them. It provides softer hues and a more authentic look to your shots. But that doesn’t mean you should write off your flash. It can help sharpen your images, highlight certain features, or add creative effects to your photos.
So what exactly is a camera flash and […]

Are Camera Lenses Interchangeable?

Camera Lens

These days there are a billion camera lens options, and so little time to research which lens you need for your camera.
While lenses are interchangeable – in that a camera can use different kinds of lenses (standard, wide angle, macro, etc), they aren’t completely interchangeable, across brands and types of cameras. So finding the right lens […]

Welcome to the New Camera House Website

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We’re proud to announce the launch of the new and improved Camera House website.
Since 1983, Camera House has been the place to go to get the latest DSLRs, top-notch compact cameras, excellent lenses and accessories, and innovative items like photography drones.
Our website is a fantastic resource for photographers of all skill levels, whether you’re an […]

What Is a 360 Degree Camera?

360 degree photo of football game

360° degree images and video have become a hugely popular method of capturing life in recent times. As technology has progressed, 360° cameras have become more compact and more affordable. These cameras can capture everything around you, making viewers feel like they are in the picture.
You have seen probably seen 360° images and video on Facebook, YouTube […]

Our Favourite Photography Locations in Queensland

Travelling around Australia, you won’t run short of amazing locations perfect for photography. Queensland is certainly one of the most photogenic places in Australia, if not the world!
From the colourful city of Brisbane to the far reaches of northern Queensland, from rolling plains to gorgeous beaches, there is sure to be a place your camera will […]

What Is Tilt Shift Photography?

Tilt-shift photography is a photography trend that has become increasingly popular over recent years. If you’ve seen tilt shift photography before, you may have wondered how they made such life-like miniatures!
This is why tilt-shift photography fascinates people so much; You can turn real-life scenes into interesting miniatures. It’s also called “miniature faking”.
There are several ways […]

Why You Need a Compact System Camera

Compact system cameras, also known as mirrorless cameras, are a fairly recent addition to the camera market. They look like a cross between simple compact cameras and professional DSLRs.
They do sit between these two cameras in many ways. A compact system camera works much like a DSLR, with comparable sensors and resolutions. But like a compact […]