The Photographer's Eye Series

Michael Freeman's legendary book
is just the start.
What will you get next?

The Freeman Interview

Michael Freeman interviews great photographers
working now, starting with Laura El-Tantawy

Ansel Adams, but Digital

Digital Landsape Photography: In the Footsteps of Ansel Adams and the Great Masters

They're holding back

They're sharing the skills, but not the experience.
"If you're serious about photography,
this book is a must-read" - Doug Menuez

Go Beyond Auto Mode

Your camera thinks it knows more than you.
Show it who's boss.

Innovative Photo Learning

Discover Michael Freeman's
Photo School
Unique Creative Learning.

Getting a drone?

Get a camera in the skies without crashing
or breaking the law...

NY | Lens

New York Through the Lens
Get it first as an eBook

Freeman Video Course

Learn everything about photography with
5 hours of tuition from the master himself

Stars of ilex

Learn more about – and from – big name photographers

Knowledge for Creatives

Join the thousands who save with our Newsletter: Sign-up

Recent Posts / View All

selection square

Choosing your images

| Photography | No Comments

With digital photography, it is easy to find yourself over-shooting and ending up with hundreds of images, even though you only need one quarter of that amount. One of the hardest things to do is to cut down that folder…

Blog profile square

12 blog posts that work

| Photography | No Comments

There are certain kinds of blog posts that have been proven to work. Here are some of them. 1. List This is an example of a ‘list’ post. There’s something about a list that always seems to attract readers. For…

Panorama square

Creating panorama images

| Photography | No Comments

While wide-angle lenses are usually the weapon of choice for capturing as much of a scene as possible, the distortion this type of lens can introduce will often result in a somewhat skewed rendition, with a background that seems farther…

sequence square

Building a video sequence

| Photography | No Comments

When you have your footage, you need to compile it into a coherent video. Here’s a run-down of the basics of building a sequence. Cutaway A cutaway is a cutting technique that breaks up continuous footage. Inserting supporting footage into…

Use your book as you choose, Kindle, iBookstore, Laptop, Desktop...


Our latest books

  • Real Life Family Photography

  • The Drone Pilot’s Handbook

  • Perfect Exposure (2nd Edition): Fully Revised & Updated Edition

  • Sale!

    The Photographer’s iPad: Putting the iPad at the heart of your photographic workflow

    £9.99 £6.94

"I love the fact I really own the file; I can read it on my Kindle, my laptop and my iPad and I never need to sign onto any system that might change its rules at any time"

− Keith Smith

"Many in the industry's chain are as nimble as an oil tanker;
ilex.instant is, well, instant"

− Adam Juniper

Read about photography

Explore our blog

Graduate from
(coming soon)

Learn photography

The best way to learn photography is to do so from experienced photographers, and ilex publishes the best of the best; Michael Freeman, Lara Jade, Haje Jan Kamps and more, but we don’t simply take their material and throw it at you; everything is edited and designed by professionals who love their chosen field and check every word.

Learn from organised content

The web is a great place to pick up skills, but you’ll never really understand how they fit together unless you learn photography, learn design, or whatever else you choose, from organised material. Think of our range of ebooks as perfectly curated experiences to get you started, keys that’ll open whichever doors you choose.