Instagram: 5 Tips to make the most of Golden Hour

Step up your Instagram feed and make the most of golden hour glow with the following top tips.... If you’ve ever looked out of your window and instantly wanted to take a photo of the sky – it’s likely you were looking out at golden hour. Often known as ‘golden light photography’ or ‘magic hour…

National Pet Month – 12 adorable pet photos

Photographed by Annika Kundt. Taken in Germany, Dormagen To celebrate National Pet Month in April, CEWE has released a collection of new images taken by photographers across the globe from the CEWE Photo Award - the world’s largest photo competition. The 12 snaps were submitted in last year’s competition, which aims to…

Most beautiful cities to visit at night, according to Instagram

  Photo by Recal Media from Pexels Premier Inn has researched over 250 cities in the world to reveal the places that are being photographed the most at night - at least according to Instagram.  The number of hashtags for #citybynight were counted and compared for cities in the UK, USA,…

15 Travel Photos to get in the mood for adventure in 2022

Travel 2022: Children playing in a stream in Bogor, Indonesia. Photographed by Jozef Macak With travel finally back on the agenda for many of us across the UK, it’s time to start thinking about your next adventure and 2022 travel plans. To help offer some inspiration, CEWE has released a collection…

6 ways to make your social media images stand out

Emeka Ikechi, Director, Vanity Studios, gives his tips on how to make your social media images have more impact.... Good photography comes down to three essentials: lighting, composition, and background. It’s important that you think about these when selecting images for your social media accounts. 1. LIGHTING The number one rule is: don’t use your…

13 best Sporting Photos from CEWE Photo Awards

Image: Conny Muller, Essen, Germany To showcase our passion for sport across the globe, CEWE has released a collection of new images that celebrate all professional and amateur athletes as part of this year’s CEWE Photo Award, the world’s largest photo competition. The images range from snowboarders and cyclists to football…

Lockdown Brits flock to online learning – photography courses most popular

Lockdown Brits flocked to online learning courses in 2020, leading to a 582 per cent increase in registrations - with social media, photography, cooking and baking some of the most popular. Data from Shaw Academy shows a huge rise in the number of people enrolling in 2020 compared to the previous year, as Brits looked…

8 at home photo activities to keep you busy during lockdown

It’s the time of year when usually we’d be dusting off our camera (or getting out our iPhone!) to snap all the great photo opportunities a new year provides. However, with our ability to get out and about being put on pause, it could seem that our favourite photo activities are also on hold too.…

Top Five Autumn Photo Tips

Autumn is one of the most photogenic times of the year. From the beautiful orange and red tones in the leaves on the trees to stunning auburn landscapes, the great outdoors is just waiting to be captured this season. Clare Moreton, photo expert at CEWE, shares her top five tips for great autumn photography, so you…

Fujifilm announces instant camera, Instax SQUARE SQ1

Fujifilm has announced its latest Instax SQUARE SQ1 instant camera. The new addition to the Instax line-up introduces a minimalist, user-friendly square camera body design in three colourways, with features including Automatic Exposure and One-Touch Selfie Mode. Available in Terracotta Orange, Glacier Blue, and Chalk White from 30th September 2020, the instant cameras has an…