Janice Gill

47 Flips | 4 Magazines | 2 Following | 1 Follower | @JaniceGill2018 | Artist and Photographer helping people make better pictures one step at a time.

The Joy and Distraction of being Creative

I hate doing housework. It’s just so damn boring and thankless and it never stays done.<p>Anything can distract me from it.<p>It doesn’t get any less …

The Scissor Bee and The Great British Bee Count

Or why I won’t be mowing the lawn this Bank Holiday.<p>On the 17th May, Friends of the Earth will start their Great British Bee Count with the aim of …

Secrets of an English Garden Week 11

Insects abound as the weather warms fast.<p>This tiny pollen beetle is only about 3mm long. While he eats pollen, some sticks to his back and helps …

Secrets of an English Garden- The first 10 weeks

It’s great to get out and about with a camera discovering exotic locations, capturing vibrant cultures and colourful flora and fauna but if you’re a …

Alone

10 Top Tips to Master Macro Photography

<b>Get your best Close-up shots ever.</b><p>Ok , so you’ve seen all the fabulous pictures of tiny creatures, beautiful shimmering dragonfly wings, multifaceted …

Brilliant Gear Hacks for Close Up Photography.

How to get up close on a shoestring.<p>Are you looking to try Macro or Close up photography but don’t want to spend mega bucks before you know if you …

gearhacks

What the F*@k: How to ruin the message in a nanosecond.

Or why we really do need Experts.<p>After the First World War had wreaked it’s devastation across mainland Europe, the bomb-blasted fields of France …

Fake News

The Magical Macro world of your Garden

Do you walk through your garden everyday to go out with your camera?<p>Do you take pictures of the flowers and the wildlife but take less notice of the …

Miniature

Use Four Dimensional Photography for Evocative Images.

Stories take time. They have a beginning a middle and an end. They evolve.<p>A picture is a snap shot of a split second in time. It tells <i>part</i> of a story …

Landscape Photography

5 Free E-Books on Nature Photography That Will Help You Capture Better Photos of Nature

We've all seen wonderful photos of nature and it's very likely that you've even photographed some. Nature photography encompasses a wide range of …

Nature Photography

A Gift.

This coming Sunday is Mothering Sunday in the UK. It began as a religious day to honour the Virgin Mary, placed exactly three weeks before Easter on …

Unleash Your Creativity and Add Magic to your Photographs.

How to create magical lights and add them to your images.<p>Do you sometimes look at the images you have created and think<p>…<i>I would love to add a little</i> …

How to Create Powerfully Evocative and Dramatic Images.

Don’t wait for the sun, shoot moody and atmospheric.<p>Do you sometimes look at all the bright, happy pictures that abound and think that life just …

The Beauty of the Beast: Capturing Snowflakes with the Magic of Macro.

Hello, my name is Janice and I’m an addict.<p>200 a day is chicken feed. Yesterday, I was in the high hundreds despite never venturing more than 50 …

10 Top Tips to Master Image Composition

Give Impact to your story by creating focus.<p>We’ve all done it, happily clicking away, getting some great shots of moments that will never be repeated …

The Common Enemy: A Fight for Survival

When a Robin Changes it’s colours in the face of the Beast from the East.<p>I wasn’t sure what I was going to write about today. It’s a common enough …

Master the Magic of Mono in Minutes

Turn your full colour images into mono masterpieces in less than five minutes.<p>Mono images when done well can produce some of the most arresting and …

How to Make your great Images Awesome

Photo editing basics in super easy steps.<p>Using photo editing software can seem a little daunting. So many menus, buttons, drop downs and …

Supercharge your photography with Dramatic Skies.

Add impact to your shots with this simple adjustment.<p>You’ve been off on your travels and come back with some decent photos . The problem is, the …

How to Master your Camera: Collected Articles.

Make the most of your gear with practical tips and step by step instructions.<p>Are you looking to improve your understanding of your camera? Do you …

Why Olympus Mirrorless Cameras are Top Notch for Travel Photography

If you do travel photography - check out why you might want to consider looking at the Olympus mirrorless camera systems.

Don’t Go Trendy with Film: Learn Photography Faster with Digital

Are you setting out on your journey of discovery in the wonderful world of photography? Are you wondering whether to go for digital or follow the fad …

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