Landscape VLOG – Great Stookan with Steven Hanna

Landscape VLOG – Great Stookan with Steven Hanna

We’re excited to launch a new vlog series by Engage educator, Steven Hanna. One of the best Landscape Photographers in the UK and Ireland, Steven shared his wealth of knowledge in amazing Engage class which you can check out here. Each week we’ll share a...
Photographing The Night Sky – Equipment, Method And Settings

Photographing The Night Sky – Equipment, Method And Settings

Shooting the night sky is something that fascinates many photographers. Last year’s Perseid shower, for example, did not disappoint, with clear skies making for perfect conditions for capturing the magical meteor shower. So the big question is, how is it...
7 Photography Competitions You Need To Enter In 2016

7 Photography Competitions You Need To Enter In 2016

The New Year brings with it new ambitions, and for photographers that can often mean titles and awards. Being able to mention on your homepage that you’ve come top of the pile in a local, national or international competition can do your chances of bagging new...
5 Landscape Photographs Game Of Thrones Fans Will Love

5 Landscape Photographs Game Of Thrones Fans Will Love

Landscape photographer Steven Hanna grew up in rural County Antrim, learning his craft by shooting the magical, mystical Northern Irish landscape populated by cattle and, more recently, HBO production crews filming the ever-popular fantasy television series Game of...
Photo of the Week #17 – ‘Abandoned Shed, Eglinton’

Photo of the Week #17 – ‘Abandoned Shed, Eglinton’

Congratulations to James C Aiken, winner of the Engage Live Photo of the Week #17 for this quite amazing shot entitled ‘Abandoned Shed, Eglinton’. ‘I took the image on December 4, at the outskirts of Eglinton near the Northern Irish coastline. My equipment is a...
InFocus: Landscape Photographer Steven Hanna

InFocus: Landscape Photographer Steven Hanna

Steven Hanna is a wedding and landscape photographer based in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. Here, Steven discusses a career InFocus. When did you first lift a camera? About ten or 11 years ago, I was bought a Samsung point and shoot digital camera by my parents as...
My Favourite Lightroom Colour Presets For Wedding Photography

My Favourite Lightroom Colour Presets For Wedding Photography

While I do outsource most of my editing to ShootDotEdit, I do some editing for sneak peeks and blog posts and I have two main colour presets that I use in Lightroom and they are definitely worth checking out. VSCO FUJI 160C is the preset I use the most. I am drawn to...
Photo of the Week #16 – ‘Sam at Yosemite’

Photo of the Week #16 – ‘Sam at Yosemite’

Congratulations to Dani Kwan, of Cinematic Tide, winner of the Engage Live Photo of the Week #16 for this quite amazing shot entitled ‘Sam at Yosemite’. ‘On our road trip across the USA, we stopped at Yosemite National Park in California to hike for...
Engage Live Game of Thrones Photography Tour of Northern Ireland

Engage Live Game of Thrones Photography Tour of Northern Ireland

It’s the HBO fantasy juggernaut that has taken over television – now, photographers interested in all things Westeros are invited to learn or hone their landscape photography skills with a tour of Game of Thrones’ most iconic locations. The tour takes place from March...
Photo of the Week #15 – ‘Rathfriland Emerging From Fog’

Photo of the Week #15 – ‘Rathfriland Emerging From Fog’

Congratulations to Ryan Simpson, aka Ryno Image, winner of Engage Live Photo of the Week #15 for this quite beautiful image entitled ‘Rathfriland Emerging From Fog’. ‘Most of my photography the past twelve months has been based in the Mourne...