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i-padFollowing its recent launch, Apple’s new device, the iPad, could be what the photography industry needs to put a spark back into the way we share and view our photographs.

guardian-istock-competitionTo celebrate ten years of the online photography community iStockphoto, it is teaming up with the Guardian newspaper to launch a new photography competition.

istockphotoIn 2000 iStockphoto was launched as a way for photographers to exhibit and sell their images online.

i-phone-photography-contestAlthough most of us are developing a greater understanding of DSLRs, digital photography in general and camera lenses, many people still prefer the simplest form of digital photography - the camera phone.

viewfinder photography galleryThe Viewfinder Photography Gallery in Greenwich, London, is once again holding an ‘Open Salon’ event and is calling upon the public to submit photographs to be considered for the exhibit.

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Sony-A450-DSLRSony has revealed that it will be releasing another addition to its Alpha range of DSLR cameras in February.

Robert-Frank-The-AmericansAlthough Christmas has past, it's never too late to buy a book of photographs for the budding photographer in your family, or a friend who has started a photography course.

New ForestJayne and I have put together a two day photography break for two in the New Forest National Park at four Star Careys Manor Hotel and SenSpa.

samsung-nx-10Samsung is launching a new-style camera that is both compact and offers SLR-style attributes.

Pat-Hunt-humming-bird71 year old Photographer Pat Hunt has developed a technique for taking pictures of humming birds in flight.

An exhibition of works by one of the greatest ever photojournalists is coming to London’s Well Street gallery and will be shown until 16 January. George Rodger not only founded the Magnum agency - he was my own greatest inspiration.

bragi-j-ingibergssonAn Icelandic photographer has been named the Digital Camera Photographer of the Year at this year’s high-profile awards ceremony.

The UK’s photographer community - from the professional, to the amateur, to those studying a photography course - are to be impacted by the new Digital Economy Bill photography law.

black glass Ambrotype by Richard Cynan JonesA Welsh photographer, Richard Cynan Jones, has turned his back on DSLRs and intricate modern camera lenses to embrace techniques developed in the 1850s.

A collection of 190 lots of photography is to be auctioned off at Christie’s in New York on 7 December in one of the most high profile photography sales ever.

RAF aerial photography now on display in Edinburgh

Helena Christensen uses photography to convey climate change message, our Masterclass in Photography will help you with this.

Olympus says that the manufacture of mirrorless cameras with interchangeable camera lenses will be the future of the industry.

smart-art-11th-hourImaging specialist Epson has revealed it is to sponsor a collaborative photography / art exhibition taking place in London next month.

Rosie Bancroft by Paul Floyd BlakeThe winner of the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait prize has been announced at an awards ceremony at the National Portrait Gallery (NPG).

Has common sense died? A keen amateur photographer was stunned earlier this week when he was reprimanded by police for taking pictures of a jetskier from a distance.

The British Heart Foundation is inviting budding photographers to enter their pictures into a charity competition entitled the Red for Heart Photography Competition.

Veolia Environment Wildlife Photographer of the Year Competition won with wolf picture

After what appeared to be the final collapse of Polaroid two years ago, Polaroid cameras and film are to be sold once more by mid-2010.

nikon d3sNikon is set to release its new D3S DSLR camera in December.

A photographer has designed a special flash to allow him to capture the moment a bullet from his air gun passes through a number of organic objects, with remarkable results.

A talented Cardiff photographer has highlighted the acclaim that could well await anyone who develops their talents through a photography course or two.

An exhibition of photographs that celebrate growing older to mark Older People’s Day.

Sony has published a press release to remind amateur and professional photographers that the 2010 Sony World Photography Awards are open for entries.

PowerShot SX20 IS w200 tcm14-666087The Canon PowerShot SX20 IS, which comes with a 12.1Mp sensor, is a fun-to-use, simple camera that comes with a reasonable price tag of £320.

astronomy-photog-yearIf you're not getting the images you hoped for - take heart from British amateur photographer and astronomer Martin Pugh who's just won The 2009 Astronomy Photographer of the Year award.

The man described as one of the great masters of photography passed away at the weekend, prompting tributes from movers and shakers across the globe.

sony-DSLRTwo new powerful but easy-to-use DSLR cameras have been released by Sony.

wedding-course-brideAnyone keen to develop a career in professional wedding photography has been advised by one veteran to invest in a wedding photography course to make sure they properly understand lighting and camera skills.

Photography DVD Investing time and effort in thorough photography training will pay off for one football fan this December.

CodeGoo's Camera Genius application for the Apple iPhone maximises the digital photography capabilities of the device, according to one set of experts.

A podcast specialising in the legal issues affecting photographers is returning for a second series.

jelly-fishes-at-beacMichael Bosanko, who has never so much as been on a photography course, is set to become even more well-known for his striking ‘light graffiti’ photographs, which are to be used in a high-profile advertising campaign.

The British Journal of Photography is opening its International Photography Awards competition for new entries.

More than 250 19th century photographs are to be shown at the British Library’s winter exhibition called Points of View.

The photographs of four photography pioneers are to go on display at a London gallery next month.

Panasonic has launched a new hybrid camera called the DMC-FZ38. The point and shoot camera has a 27mm wide angle lens and 18x optical zoom along with a 12.1 megapixel sensor.

As part of Antony Gormley’s One&Other art project, a photographer is to use his hour on the plinth to advocate photographer’s rights to take pictures in the capital.

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The new Master of Vision exhibition is a project launched by photographer Pete Bridgwood. The award-winning photographer was looking to open a display of work from who he considers to be the top established and emerging landscape photographers of the moment.

A rare 'piglet squid', which usually lives in the darkness of the deep ocean has been photographed by the director of the Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, Mike Schaat.

Following the controversial implementation of controls over the photography of police officers in London under new terror laws, the Met Police has issued advice for photographers intending to take pictures in the capital.

The first underwater photography festival is to take place over 12-13 September in Looe in Cornwall and is being organised by Fujifilm.

One of the world’s leading photography festivals has just concluded its opening week celebrations.

At a time when many magazine companies are experiencing downturns in profits as a result of falling advertising revenues, Future Publishing is expanding, with its latest launch being aimed at digital photography enthusiasts.

The world’s first compact 3D digital camera is being launched by Fujifilm in the UK in September after its initial summer launch in Japan.