8 Personal Photo Gift Ideas for Christmas

framed panorama as photo gift idea

Christmas is quickly approaching, and your gift shopping is ramping up, but there are still a few people who completely have you stumped. What do you get that person who seems to have it all? Or the person who insists on being given nothing at all?
A personalised photo gift is ideal for that relative or […]

What Cameras Do Professional Photographers Use?


No doubt you hear the term ‘professional camera’ brandished about like a selfie stick. But what does this really mean? In a world where smartphones can produce feature-length movies, professional photographers can use a huge variety of cameras for stunning results.
However, there are still cameras and accessories that are favoured by professional photographers. And this […]

Understanding Lens Accessories

When you’re just starting to build your essential camera kit, it’s easy to get overwhelmed with the number of lens accessories out there. How do you know which accessories will transform your photography and which are – for now at least – unnecessary?
Here, we’ve provided a comprehensive list of the lens accessories you might come […]

Your Guide to Understanding Power Banks

portable charger beside laptop

With improvements in technology, we use our devices more than ever before. Our phones help us to navigate, share our adventures, listen to music, take photos, and so much more. Our tablets enable us to watch Netflix and shop online.
Sometimes, our gadgets just can’t keep up with us. And when that happens, the batteries fail […]

Travel Photography: Your Essential Guide

travel photographer taking photos on road

It’s common sense to do some careful planning and thorough preparation before you start any trip. But when you’re planning a holiday around travel photography, it’s even more important to put in some extra planning effort.
Make sure you understand a few things about travel photography, have researched your destination, and have all the right equipment. […]

How to Shoot Minimalist Photography

Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication. It’s hard to keep that in mind in today’s visually stimulating environment. But minimalist photography can offer us a refreshing way to view the world.
Take a look at many of the most popular Instagram accounts and you’ll notice a common theme: many photographers showcase understated, minimalist shots.
But how has […]

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 […]

The Best Photography Gift Ideas for 2017

camera in christmas tree

Photography can quickly become an expensive hobby, which means photographers will always appreciate a camera gift.
But why stop there? Why not buy a photography gift for a child who’s showing promise – or to kickstart their creative juices?
Or how about creating a personalised album for the grandparents – a wall calendar with family photos, […]

This Is Where You Should Go to Photograph Tasmania

tessellated pavement at sunrise

Tasmania is renowned for its wilderness, which makes it a favourite destination for photographers. Filled with rainforests, mountain peaks, sandy beaches, and so much more, Tasmania will offer you plenty of photo opportunities.
But how to narrow down your options is another thing altogether! Below, we’ve listed our favourite places to capture the essence of Tasmania.
1. […]

The Top Cameras to Take on Your Travels

Your big adventure is just around the corner, your excited and busy getting prepared. With all the magnificent sights and sounds that await you, you probably want a camera that can capture the excitement of your journey.
Whether you are after a reliable action camera, or a DSLR, there are many exciting options and a range […]