Richard Sibley

Richard Sibley

Deputy Editor

Richard joined Technical Department in 2007 and is now APs Deputy Editor.

Before joining the AP he was a tutor, teaching GCSE and A-Level photography, and was also the manager of a photographic lab, printing both film and digital images.

He has a degree in Editorial and Advertising Photography, having graduated from the Kent Institute of Art and Design.

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white balance

Getting the right white balance with your video footage can be a difficult job. It happens to the best of us – getting ready to shoot without having your camera’s settings…

A soundtrack can really make or break your video footage. For some reason we can forgive visual footage that isn’t perfect, but when we hear bad audio it can be…

Tripod for video

It’s possible to spend a fortune on videography. Getting all the gear, accessories, tools, sliders and rigs you feel you need to achieve the shots you want is a pursuit…

filming food

It started with photographing our dinner for Instagram, but now short recipe videos are a staple of social media. Here's how to make sure your short food film sits at…

A grip, or handle, can be a great way to help a camera steady, and there are many to choose from, but they can be expensive. We’re going to show…

As a professional, you have to be prepared for anything. No client is going to be particularly impressed if rain, wind or a broken light bulb render you unable to…

DJI’s GEO system stands for Geospatial Environment Online, and is designed to help pilots avoided sensitive areas such as airports where drone flying is restricted or outright forbidden. It automatically…

Watch a $70,000 camera, probably a ARRI Alexa XT, get smashed during a gear demo in a moment that will haunt this guy for years to come

Red Bull 360 VR video takes you inside a volcano

It’s part adventure and part sceintific expedition, but it is 100% crazy! Red Bull’s latest 360 degree adventure video follows a scientific expedition inside an active volcano on Vanuatu in…

There are smartphone cameras cases, and then there is the BeastGrip Pro. The Beastgrip Pro isn’t meant to be small, or discreet, it takes your smartphone, adds a cage/grip to…

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