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Top Tips for Macro Photography
07 Feb 20

Top Tips for Macro Photography

By Matt Doogue It goes without saying that macro photography is one of the most challenging genres of photography, but it doesn’t have to be. Do you find it hard to get your subject in focus? Does your image lack depth of field? Is your lighting too harsh? These are just some of the questions...

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Photography impressions from the North West Highlands of Scotland
27 Jan 20

Photography impressions from the North West Highlands of Scotland

by Pete Elliott The landscapes of Scotland boast some of the most remarkable mountains, incredible lochs and pristine white beaches. It’s this variety that draws adventurers and photographers alike from all over the world to see Scotland's raw beauty. Scotland boasts these places in abundance, however on a recent road trip I split my time...

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Six tips for a stunning macro photo by Mike Moats
16 Jan 20

Six tips for a stunning macro photo by Mike Moats

By Vanguard Pro Mike Moats Here Mike shares his top six tips for macro photography 1. Find the character When you are shooting, go slowly and take the time to study each topic with interesting features. All scenarios that contain flowers, leaves, trees and bugs have the potential to reveal elements of character. The character...

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VEO 2GO - Travel tripods with the perfect blend of portability and performance
30 Dec 19

VEO 2GO - Travel tripods with the perfect blend of portability and performance

Discover why the VEO 2GO Travel Tripod from Vanguard is the ultimate blend of portability and performance.

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Meet the VEO SELECT Backpacks that convert to shoulder bags in seconds
09 Dec 19

Meet the VEO SELECT Backpacks that convert to shoulder bags in seconds

Not sure whether you want a high quality shoulder bag or backpack? Check out these models from the VEO SELECT Collection

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What Vanguard Bags fit the new Apple MacBook Pro 16-inch?
05 Dec 19

What Vanguard Bags fit the new Apple MacBook Pro 16-inch?

With the launch of the new MacBook Pro 16-inch we've been reviewing what Vanguard bags fit the new 16" model, rather than the old 15" model. 

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"2019 Bird Photographer of the Year" Caron Steele Shares her tips on photographing wildlife
17 Aug 19

"2019 Bird Photographer of the Year" Caron Steele Shares her tips on photographing wildlife

As winner of the global "2019 Bird Photographer of the Year", we're delighted that Vanguard Ambassador Caron Steele has taken the time out to share some tips to help improve your nature photography. Caron's Top 10 I’m fairly new to this game myself, I’ve only been photographing with a DSLR since 2014. However, I think I’ve learnt...

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Street Photography in Edinburgh with Scott Read
08 Aug 19

Street Photography in Edinburgh with Scott Read

We are graced in the UK with some of the most scenic landscape locations in the world, but also some of the most architecturally interesting cities in the world that provide a wonderful backdrop for the sometimes divisive subject of "Street Photography". I recently made a last minute and first time visit to the Scottish...

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Photography Tips and Impressions from the Italian Dolomites
01 Aug 19

Photography Tips and Impressions from the Italian Dolomites

By Pete Elliott  The Dolomites are one of the most photogenic locations in the world for landscape photography, and are normally high on any photographers bucket list. The jagged peaks and contrasting landscapes make the perfect playground for photography, and with a whole host of activities on offer in the summer from hiking and mountain...

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