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Photo Tip of the Week: How to Resize Images for the Photo Competitions

Ready to enter our Photographer of the Year or monthly photo comp? Here's how to resize your images for optimal quality and upload speed in Lightroom, Photoshop and Elements. more

Photo Tip of the Week: The Beauty of Backlighting

Many photographers are taught to never shoot towards the sun. But, as Valerie Martin explains, shooting 'contre jour' can produce some beautiful results.

Venus 2013. Photo by Petrina Hicks.

Petrina Hicks Wins $25,000 Bowness Prize

Australian photographer and artist Petrina Hicks has won the $25,000 2014 Bowness Photography Prize with her image, Venus 2013.

September Comp: Wheels

September Comp: Wheels

If it has a wheel it fits the bill for this month's photo challenge. Bikes, skateboards, cars and more – send us your best shots for the chance to win a brilliant Spyder4PRO from Kayell Australia. valued at $240. With a patented 7-colour sensor and easy-to-use setup wizard, the Spyder4PRO automates and simplifies display calibration to deliver consistent and predictable colour every time.

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'Gurrumul.' Photo by Nicholas Walker. Finalist, 2014 Head On Portrait Prize.

Head On Goes Global

Sydney's very own Head On will broaden its international audience later this month when it shows off the best entries from the 2014 Head On Portrait Prize at major photo festivals in the US and China.

Nikon Launches Compact Full-Frame D750 DSLR

Nikon has launched its smallest and lightest full-frame DSLR to date, the Nikon D750. The 24.3-megapixel model, which weighs 840g with battery and memory cards, is the first Nikon full-frame DSLR with a tilting LCD screen and built-in WiFi.

Panasonic Announces LX100 with MFT Sensor

Panasonic has revealed details of a new large-sensor compact camera, the DMC-LX100, which pairs a Micro Four Thirds chip with a 24-75mm (equivalent) f/1.7-2.8 zoom lens.

Canon Unveils Large-Sensor Compact: Powershot G7X

Canon has unveiled a new large-sensor compact camera, with a similar look and specs to Sony's RX100 III.