Martin Harvey

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Walking Spain's most spectacular coastline

Have we hit peak Camino de Santiago? Almost, according to a copy of the El Correo Gallego newspaper I found lying in a bar in the harbour town of Muxía in north-west Spain: a record 301,036 walkers completed the pilgrim trail last year – 98.6% capacity, said a professor.<p>I mention this because Muxía …

European Travel

Lisbon

1 place 2 days Staff Pick<p>Delightfully unpolished. Visibly historical.<p>Jericho Pascual<p>March 4, 2018<p>A city from which voyages sailed to the ends of the Earth - neither the grit nor grime of centuries can hide the beauty of Lisbon's proud history.<p>Formerly one of the wealthiest empires in the Age of …

25 Places Every Serious Traveller Should Have On Their Bucket List

Sometimes, the crowds of tourists are worth it.<p><i>An earlier version of this post had an incorrect image for the Plaza De España. Sorry!</i>

A local’s guide to Lisbon: 10 top tips

Before I moved to Lisbon, almost a quarter of a century ago, someone told me: “From afar, it looks like a queen. But from closer you see that the old empress’s make-up is smudged and flaking, and that the ornaments fluttering in the wind are not lace, but someone’s laundry drying at the windows. …

European Travel

5 Tips to Instantly Up Your Photo Game

Taking photos - good ones anyway - can be a tough gig.That's why there's so many tutorials, tips, and tricks out there that seek to help beginners …

Framing

Become a kickass photographer with these easy-to-learn tricks

Shooting great photos can be hard, but it doesn’t have to be reserved for the Insta-famous Gray Malins of the world. You too could learn to take …

These Gorgeous Low-Light Photographs Were Taken With A Cellphone

Have you ever taken a photo at night with a cellphone that didn’t turn out well? There wasn’t enough light and the picture was too dark, too blurry or both? High quality, low-light photography can be a challenge with a DSLR (digital single-lens reflex) camera – with a cellphone it’s impossible.<p>Or …

Simple Tips for Tack-Sharp Landscape Photos

I'd say that of any genre of photography, landscapes have to be the most popular, right?I mean, that's not to take anything away from portraiture or …

Landscape Photography

Is this the world's most spectacular steam train journey?

They are easy to spot in a Heathrow departure lounge.<p>The railway enthusiasts are sitting quietly, elderly men with silver hair, a few trim beards, and faraway expressions. There are no steam trains in Terminal 5, so there is little to stir their interest.<p>That will come later, on a whistle-stop tour …

5 Photography Courses That Will Take You From Amateur to Expert

Learn to shoot and edit like a pro.<p>Knowing the right time to press the shutter isn't the only skill needed to capture a great photo. With these comprehensive courses (all over 90% off), you can unlock the power of your DSLR and discover professional editing methods to take your pics to the next …

Take a Free Digital Photography Class From Harvard

Photography isn’t as easy as many people assume, but you <i>can</i> learn the basics on your own. And if you need some structured lessons, this 12-module …

6 Essential Tips for Taking Good Photographs on a Bright and Sunny Day

Midday is one of the most difficult times to shoot for any photographer. The brutal truth is that cameras struggle with the extreme light and …

Landscape Photography

The Greatest - Muhammad Ali

https://telegraph.turtl.co/story/5759286683e2da6a5783ff49<p>Exclusive digital supplement: Telegraph writers celebrate the life of boxing’s greatest, …

6 Tips for Using ISO Effectively With Your Camera

Not sure how to set the ISO settings effectively on your camera? Here are some tips to help you put ISO to work, to improve your photography.

The Big Picture photography competition: the best of 2015

How I Work With Compositional Lines in Photos

Composition can make or break a photograph. This is why it’s important to understand it and know how to effectively and creatively use it. In …

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