Photo Tip of the Week: Take Great Shots at Festivals and Concerts

Festivals offer unlimited opportunities for switched-on photographers, writes award-winning shooter Paul Hoelen. He shares some useful tips to help you return from your next big event with a memory card full of great images. more

Getty Images Backs Movember

The US stock photo library Getty Images is backing the "Movember" campaign in which men grow moustaches and beards through November to raise money for cancer research and mental health.

October Comp: Travel

October Comp: Travel

The theme for this month's competition is 'Travel'. Capture the essence of some exotic land – the people, the architecture, the food or the culture (or all of the above!) – and you could 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.


Moeraki Boulders

Image Doctor: Moeraki Boulders

Trying to fit an image into a horizontal or the vertical mode can often be a challenge – particularly when there's the option to think square! more

How To: Correct Lens Distortions

Lightroom’s new lens correction controls can be used to correct all manner of photographic ills, from wonky perspectives to pesky colour fringing. Mark Galer takes you through the steps.

Profile: Kristian Laemmle-Ruff

Young professional photographer Kristian Lammle-Ruff has chosen his own path by using his freelance commercial shooting to finance his passion for social documentary projects. He speaks to Robert Keeley.

Panasonic's Ultra-Compact Lumix DMC-GM5

Panasonic's new Lumix DMC-GM5, billed as "the world's smallest interchangeable-lens camera with a Live View Finder", has arived in Australian stores. The impressively small baby GM5 measures 99 x 60 x 36mm and tips the scales at just over 200g – including battery.