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Welcome! The weekend is almost here and we've got lots of inspirational content to get it off to a flying start. First up, want to get into photography, or hone your skills? We've got 10 core skills that every photographer should master.

If you're thinking of making that leap into freelance life, discover how to overcome four key hurdles you might encounter along the way.

Struggling to achieve that perfect image? Don't miss some top advice from artist Lixin Yin on gaining control of hue and lighting. Find all this and much more on the site every day!

SPONSORED: How To: 7 tips for overlaying text on imagery
Incorporating text with imagery is a literal balancing act. To create something professional, effective and aesthetically pleasing all of the elements have to fit – otherwise it can look haphazard. Here are a few guidelines to stick to for a fool proof design. [Read more...]

10 ways to improve your photography skills
Whether you have an interest in photography for professional or hobbyist reasons, it's an extremely useful skill to have within your creative arsenal. Whatever your skill level, here we reveal 10 core skills that every photographer should master. [Read more...]

SPONSORED: A simple way to find high quality images for less
For anyone working in the creative industries in 2016, the right imagery is so often the key to success. Here's where iStock comes in. It offers you literally millions of royalty-free images to choose from, so you've got a superb chance of finding the right imagery for your needs. [Read more...]

4 key freelance hurdles to overcome
Making that leap into freelance life is never easy. Or simple. Here leading designers and illustrators reveal their biggest daily challenges as freelance artists – and, more importantly, how they overcome them. [Read more...]

Tips for developing hue and lighting
Learning how to gain control of hue can be crucial for creating a harmonious image. Here, artist Lixin Yin reveals how he used Photoshop to create a Caravaggio-esque masterpiece. [Read more...]

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