Beware the Summer Sun: Tips for Taking Photos in Direct Sunlight

field of flowers in bright sunlight

Most people send up a cheer when it’s a perfectly sunny day. That is, most people, except photographers.
Any photographer will be familiar with the frustration of taking photographs in direct sunlight. Bright, sunlit scenes can cause “raccoon eyes”, shadows under a subject’s eyes, squinty looks, and overexposed images.
During summer, the sun can be too bright […]

Exciting new AF-S Nikkor 180-400mm super telephoto lens from Nikon ..with a built in 1.4x teleconverter !

Nikon Corporation is pleased to announce the release of the AF-S NIKKOR 180-400mm f/4E TC1.4 FL ED VR, a super-telephoto zoom lens with a built-in 1.4× teleconverter, compatible with Nikon FX-format digital SLR cameras..

Available in March 2018, if you’re interested in this lens you can secure yours at or in store, and as with […]

Panasonic reveal the exciting new GH5S at the 2018 CES show in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Targeted at the professional videographer and with a myriad of serious features, check out this video for a sneak peek.

Or click here to view a full range of Panasonic offers.
Available in February 2018, if you’re interested in this camera you can secure yours at or in store, and as with any new release product, […]

Two exciting new DJI handheld stabilisers announced in Las Vegas

DJI reveal the exciting new Osmo Mobile 2 and Ronin-S handheld camera stabilisers at the 2018 CES show in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Osmo Mobile 2 will be available for pre-release from February 2018, and the Ronin-S will be launching in the second quarter of 2018. If you’re interested you can secure yours at or in […]

Why Photographers Love Leica

leica m camera

Leica has consistently maintained a reputation as the world’s best lensmaker, while its M series cameras have reached a status that can only be compared to Rolls Royce or Rolex.
And even though Leica has struggled to match other camera brands for their digital technology, every photographer still proclaims Leica to be the golden egg […]

How to Photograph Seascapes

man standing on beach

Seascape photography can be as varied as the coast itself. Wherever the earth meets the sea, you’ve got the opportunity to capture a wide variety of landscapes, from those perfect blue tropical scenes to stormy skies and crashing waves. Given all these possibilities, you can also create some pretty dynamic images.
Much of what you photograph, […]

The Best Gimbals to Buy for Your Device

woman holding gimbal for smartphone

If you’re a dedicated videographer or photographer, you’ll be wanting a gimbal in your camera kit. They’ll do wonders for your footage, helping to keep it smooth and undisrupted wherever you are.
Gimbals, also called stabilisers, help keep your camera level and suppresses vibrations to ensure sleeker footage.
A gimbal keeps your camera focused on your subject […]

Introducing DJI: The Products We Love

dji drone

For years, DJI has been a pioneer in high-end drones. These days, their drones are among the best options for aerial photography. They make the perfect gift or the ideal treat for the avid photographer.
DJI stocks a range of drones to cover every budget and every need, from the DJI Spark for amateur photographers looking […]

Answering Your Common Camera Shutter Problems

up close camera shutter

The shutter is an important element of the exposure triangle. And mastering it is an important step in becoming a great photographer. But what do you do when your shutter starts misbehaving?
Shutter issues are a common camera problem for DSLR and mirrorless cameras. Below, we’ve outlined two of the most cited shutter problems by camera […]

5 Amazing Apps for Photographers

woman taking photo at cafe

While here at Camera House, we’re strong advocates of the professional camera, there will always be times when you find a fascinating subject and you’ve only got your smartphone to hand.
Thankfully, there’s an increasingly large range of photography apps that will help you improve your camera photos. Below, we’ve listed some of our personal […]