Brett Beetham

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Revealed: UK Government let British company export nerve gas chemicals to Syria

The Government was accused of “breathtaking laxity” in its arms controls last night after it emerged that officials authorised the export to Syria of …

WNBA Star Doesn't Care What She's Voting For, She Just Doesn't Like Gays

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Young broke two months of Twitter silence to tweet: "Should San Antonio be a city that allows same …

Russian gold medalists kiss on medal stand at world championships to protest anti-gay laws

Kseniya Ryzhova and Tatyana Firov won a world championship as a part of the 4x400m relay team at the IAAF track championships in Moscow. They edged …

Generation Boris

A GROUP of 17- and 18-year-olds assembled in their lunch hour at a diverse London school offers a cross-section of political views. Some are more …

Tuition

All 268 Tube ticket offices to be closed by 2015, union claims

and<p>All 268 ticket offices on the Tube face closure within the next two years under plans drawn up by a Transport for London (TFL) ‘hit squad’, unions …

Lower living standards in Britain

How to Photograph the Moon

Photographing the moon can be tricky. Last year I had a go at it, and it was a complete disaster, with the moon looking like a big, bright, blurry …

3 Reasons to Shoot Vertical Aspect Landscapes and 6 Tips on How to Shoot Them

A Guest Contribution by Todd Sisson – author of our Landscape Photography eBook. The majority of landscape images are photographed in the horizontal …

There can be no deep disappointment where there is not deep love. Martin Luther King, Jr #lovelifehttp://instagram.com/p/co5CHxL01y/

Pope my ride! Pontiff heads off on day trip in Ford Focus

Famed for attending public engagements in a bullet-proof Popemobile, the leader of the Catholic Church has a new ride: the humble Ford Focus.<p>Pope …

Pope Francis

Theatre review: The Color Purple, Menier Chocolate Factory

A story about rape, incest, domestic violence and racist abuse is an unlikely recipe for a musical, yet a Broadway adaptation of Alice Walker’s …

Domestic Violence

Conservatives prepare to get tougher still on teenage single mothers in crackdown on benefits

Recommendations that teenage mothers should no longer automatically be entitled to council housing or housing benefit, as part of a new drive to …

Great Britain

Top 10 Composition Tips in Photography

Photography is all about composition. If you can’t compose an image, you can’t take photos. That’s the bottom line. This is where your photography …

Women don't go to university to find husbands, Boris, but we know why men go into politics

Men only go into politics so they can have affairs and still be asked respectful questions as if they are a moral authority on everybody’s lives.<p>Look …

7 Mistakes Every Photographer Makes

We’ve all been there, when you make that one mistake. The mistake your obnoxious friend warned you about a hundred times. The mistake they’ll never …

Using Colour Boldly

In my previous article I explored some of the ways that you can use two contrasting colours, orange and blue, that appear in nature to create …

5 Ideas to Photograph When You’re Out on the Street

1. Seek Out EmotionThis is an easy point to make—photographs are better when they show people’s emotions. However, it’s much easier said than done. …

Street Photography

Customization Code Makes Your Smugmug Gallery Look Like Your Flickr

<i>Image by Lamah (AKA Nicholas Sherlock)</i><p>A Redditor (Nicholas Sherlock) wrote a special customization code that sexes up the look and layout of …

Lightning Photobombs a Photographer’s Firework Photographs

Yesterday we shared a beautiful photo showing 4th of July fireworks overlaid on a flash of lightning. After seeing that image, photographer Delilah …

7 Keys for Creating Stunning Urban Landscape Photography

When thinking of landscape photography, what often comes to mind are photographs of mountainsides or desolate beaches, but landscape photography is …