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Delving into the heart and soul of photography

Eye for the Light is TPOTY’s online membership magazine with exclusive content. It looks beyond the technical to the craft, to inspirations and creativity. Through features, opinions and interviews with inspirational photographers and travellers, learn more about the thought processes behind great photography.

Featured stories

There are now over 40 features to read and podcasts to listen to. Here’s a few free to access features to give you a taster of our content with podcast excerpts below.

Over-photographed – Northern Lights

Photographing the Northern Lights or Southern Lights has become extremely popular in recent years. How do you make your images stand out? In our over-photographed series we look at different approaches.

Meet the judges – Linda Barberic

Linda adds a different slant to this year’s TPOTY judging panel. She’s a creative producer who deals very much with how images are used to convey a message or tell a story. Here she gives her insights into the process and judging.

Human connections

The world’s tribal cultures have long drawn photographers but it’s a fine balance between capturing a timeless way of life and turning people into a human zoo. Trevor Cole shares his engaging approach.

Podcasts

Below are some free to listen podcasts, plus some excerpts. To listen to the full length versions of the podcast excerpts join Eye for the Light
Podcast 7 – David Newton

Podcast 7 – David Newton

David is the Newton part of Newton & Coe. He’s been co-hosting our Newton & Coe podcasts with Chris Coe for several months now so we thought we’d give you an insight into the man and his photography.

Talking TPOTY

Talking TPOTY

The Travel Photographer of the Year awards have now been running for 19 years. Will Cheung talks to Chris Coe about the awards and their future.

Podcast excerpt 4 – Eamonn McCabe

Podcast excerpt 4 – Eamonn McCabe

Newton & Coe free to listen excerpt – You'll almost certainly recognise some of Eamonn McCabe's photographs, even if you don't know the name. Here we chat with him about his multi-faceted life in photography.

Podcast excerpt 3 – Jordan Banks

Podcast excerpt 3 – Jordan Banks

Newton & Coe free to listen excerpt – Photography and publishing are all in the mix as Jordan chats about creating and selling images, plus the launch of JRNY magazine.

Podcast excerpt 2 – Philip Lee Harvey

Podcast excerpt 2 – Philip Lee Harvey

Newton & Coe Free to listen excerpt – Philip Lee Harvey talks influences from art and developing a photographic style

Podcast excerpt 1 – Margaret Soraya

Podcast excerpt 1 – Margaret Soraya

Newton & Coe Free to listen excerpt– Margaret Soraya talks quiet landscapes and mindfulness in photography. Margaret is an English landscape photographer based in Scotland. Her work is thoughtful and tranquil.

Podcast excerpt 5 – Larry Louie

Podcast excerpt 5 – Larry Louie

Larry Louie is a Canadian optometrist but photography is his passion and an important part of his life. In 2010, he was the overall winner of Travel Photographer of the Year with eight stunning B&W images of Mali and Tibet.

You DON’T need to be a member of Eye for the Light to enter the Travel Photographer of the Year (TPOTY) awards – but membership gives FREE ENTRIES and discounts, as well as free merchandise and webinars, plus discounts on cameras, accessories, workshops, printing and other goodies.


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