Posts by Author: David Williams

David Williams
Dave Williams is an accomplished travel photographer, writer, and best-selling author from the UK. He is also a photography educator and published Aurora expert. Dave has traveled extensively in recent years, capturing stunning images from around the world in a modified van. His work has been featured in various publications and he has worked with notable brands such as Skoda, EE, Boeing, Huawei, Microsoft, BMW, Conde Nast, Electronic Arts, Discovery, BBC, The Guardian, ESPN, NBC, and many others.

Here’s what Solar Maximum means for Astrophotography in 2024

Dec 12, 2023
David Williams

You will undoubtedly see news from unusual places about auroras being visible in our night skies more frequently than we’re used to. There’s a good…

DIYP reviews the Huion Kamvas Pro 24 (4K)

Sep 2, 2023
David Williams

The Huion Kamvas Pro 24 (4K) is the brand’s flagship model, and it’s a powerful pen display. This graphics display by Huion aims at the…

Photographer uses AI to create a fake vacation, pranks his followers

Jun 17, 2023
David Williams

Welcome to a fascinating world where creativity and technology meld together. Photographers are generally fans of travel and digital art alike. The potential for developing…

Comparing iPhone 13 vs iPhone 14 for astrophotography

May 28, 2023
David Williams

The best camera is the one you have with you, or so the old saying goes. That statement has never been more powerful than now….

Insta360 One RS 1-inch: changing the game in 360 low light photography

May 6, 2023
David Williams

The Insta360 One RS 1-Inch 360 Edition (here) is a game-changer in the world of low light photography. With its advanced technology, this camera is…

ON1 Sky Swap AI 2023 versus Adobe Photoshop Sky replacement

May 3, 2023
David Williams

ON1 have released their latest software, ON1 Sky Swap AI 2023, competing directly with the powerhouse that is Adobe. Sky Replacement has been a feature…

The Xencelabs Pen Display 24 is silent, glare-free retouching tablet

Mar 22, 2023
David Williams

Xencelabs, a company that I really appreciate in the graphics tablets scene, just announced a new product: the Xencelabs Pen Display 24 Studio Series. This 24-inch…

DIYP reviews the Vallerret Markhof Pro V3 – Winter Photography Gloves

Mar 13, 2023
David Williams

Staying warm in cold weather is essential for maximum creativity. The warmer you are, the longer you can stay out in the cold, maximizing on…

The future of photography is computational mobile phones – a case study

Mar 11, 2023
David Williams

Mobile photography has made huge advances in recent years. Time and again, we see great photos shot on mobile phones. We even see images #ShotOniPhone…

how I went viral photographing strangers

Feb 12, 2023
David Williams

When you first see Dino, he’s quite an unassuming Italian gentleman armed with a camera. Let me assure you, though, Dino Serrao is someone whose…