Early insects

September 21, 2023

None of us get up early out of choice. If you do, then you need to take a long hard look at yourself in the mirror. But we do get [...]
FM Judging: My Hometown

September 15, 2023

Join us for a jolly jaunt through the entries in the My Hometown Foto Mission. Check out whether AJ’s B-grade O:Level Geography is up to the task of working out where everyone’s hometown is.

FM Judging: Feel the heat

August 11, 2023

The challenge for August was to shoot an image that incapulated the phrase Feel the heat. Here’s what you guys came up with, plus an impromptu but very intriguing discussion about Ai photography…

Bugs, bad updates, and processing OCD

August 4, 2023

These days we rely on software for so much of what we do, when it doesn’t work properly or doesn’t do what we want it to do it’s a massive pain in the backside, writes Andrew James.

FM Judging: Garden Life

July 14, 2023

Join Andrew and a small gang of Foto-Buzzers for a relaxed and fun judging session looking at the entries in the Garden Life category. 

Capturing the character of seals in Black & White

July 6, 2023

I love black & white images, but I don’t often choose it for wildlife, preferring to use an animal or plant’s natural colouration as an integral part of the photograph, writes Andrew James. However, on a recent trip to the south coast to photograph seals, I knew the instant I was on location that black & white was going to be the best way to show off the scene I could see in front of me. I even have witnesses to me stating this about 10 minutes after we arrived.

Take off – puffins flying off the sea

June 23, 2023

Over the years at Foto-Buzz we’ve had quite a few puffin adventures together, so I know many of you have photographed them at different locations. The last two years I [...]
Shoot beautiful butterfly photos

June 2, 2023

We’re currently in full-on Spring/Summer mode and from now on we’re in butterfly season. I love photographing butterflies as they’re such an easily accessible and beautiful subject. I know everyone [...]
Avoiding over-processing

May 26, 2023

When you return from a big trip with thousands of raw photos to work through, it's the time to ask yourself do I spend too long processing my images? In [...]


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