Now Shipping

The Long Awaited new Michael Freeman

Join Us at PhotoPlus 2016 FREE

Save $20 by Claiming a Free Pass for America's Biggest Photo Show (ilex booth 262)

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

The Photographer's Eye Series

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

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

Visit to see our range of books for artists, designers and creatives

ilex press books selection

Recent Posts / View All

Scanned by: Retouched by: DT-KMQC'd by: DT-MB

Cary Wolinsky: The Freeman Interview

| The Freeman Interview | No Comments

Cary Wolinsky The Freeman Interview Cary Wolinsky began working as a photojournalist for the Boston Globe in 1968 while completing a degree in journalism at Boston University’s School of Communications. By 1972, he was providing freelance photographic essays to many…


Clothing for autumnal outdoor photography

| Photography | No Comments

In the northern hemisphere, early autumn can bear many similarities to summer, as long, warm (or even hot) days continue to remind us of the sun’s presence. At the end of autumn, winter beckons, with plummeting temperatures, frosty mornings, and…

Photo Plus Expo 2016

| Uncategorized | No Comments

Thanks for finding us. We’ve just launched our new app (iOS & Android, tablet or phone), in which we’re bringing not only traditional ilex books to your pocket, but all new high-value courses, like the Michael Freeman Video Course series…


Working in mist and fog

| Photography | No Comments

Working in light mist or foggy conditions can conjure up all kinds of moods for photography, from a heavy, foreboding look, to a mystical, spiritual feel. Fog and mist are simply clouds that are in contact with the ground, and…

ilex books are available in all good book stores, retail and online, and as eBooks through leading digital stores

Our latest books

"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.