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Huawei launches P30 Pro quad-camera smartphone

26 Mar 2019 - 13:30 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Chinese company's latest smartphone features four Leica cameras, a new "dewdrop" notch and a battery life that promises to surpass all of its predecessors.

Launched in Paris at a huge global event, Huawei's latest trio of photography-centred smartphones have been announced. Comprising of the …Continue reading »

Get the most from the crop tool in Lightroom

21 Mar 2019 - 11:04 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Want to get more from the Crop tool to aid your compositions? Discover a host of tricks and useful settings with James Paterson's 20 top tips

Crop tool
Want to get more from the Crop tool to aid your compositions? Discover a host of tricks and useful settings with James Paterson's 20 top tips

Wildlife watch: Eiders

19 Mar 2019 - 11:03 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

The contrasting black and white plumage of eiders can make for challenging exposures. Oscar Dewhurst shares his top tips for how best to photograph these birds

Wildlife watch eiders
The contrasting black and white plumage of eiders can make for challenging exposures. Oscar Dewhurst shares his top tips for how best to photograph these birds

Advancing your image editing with Color Efex Pro from the Nik Collection by DxO

18 Mar 2019 - 11:15 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Nearly every photo you see today - on the web, social media, even in print magazines - has been edited. There are literally hundreds of tools on the market vying for our editing attention, from the super complex to the exceedingly simple. Today we are going to explore a simple yet powerful plugin for colour corrections, retouching, and creative effects: Color Efex Pro, from the Nik Collection by DxO. This is a creative plugin suite designed for photographers

The Nik Collection by DxO is a creative suite for Adobe Photoshop, Lightroom and Elements. It contains seven plugins: Analog …Continue reading »

How to take better travel photographs

18 Mar 2019 - 11:03 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

The winning images at the International Travel POTY 2018 contest are outstanding and inspiring. AP speaks to some of the winning photographers about how they shoot a whole world of subjects

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The winning images at the International Travel POTY 2018 contest are outstanding and inspiring. AP speaks to some of the winning photographers about how they shoot a whole world of subjects

Getting the most from Content-aware fill in Photoshop

18 Mar 2019 - 11:02 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Martin Evening shows you how to fill selections with Content-Aware Fill and how to tame the results

Content-aware fill photoshop
Martin Evening shows you how to fill selections with Content-Aware Fill and how to tame the results

CP+ interview: Canon to combine in-body and lens stabilisation

13 Mar 2019 - 12:16 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

At the recent CP+ show in Yokohama, Japan, AP's Deputy Editor Geoff Harris had an exclusive meeting with several top Canon executives, who gave some useful insights into the company's current and future mirrorless strategy. Geoff spoke to Go Tokura: Image Communication Business Operations Chief Executive; Yoshiyuki Mizoguchi: Image Communication Business Operations Group Executive; and Naoya Kaneda: Image Communication Business Operations Group Executive

AP: Do you continue to see Canon DSLRs as being an integral part of the business? Recently Canon Chairman & …Continue reading »

DIY home-lighting solutions

12 Mar 2019 - 17:44 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

You don't need to spend a fortune to get professional-looking results. Claire Gillo shares her DIY home-lighting hacks for those on a budget

Home lighting
You don't need to spend a fortune to get professional-looking results. Claire Gillo shares her DIY home-lighting hacks for those on a budget

Glorious gardens

12 Mar 2019 - 17:43 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

We speak to the photographers behind our favourite shots from the prestigious and most recent International Garden Photographer of the Year competition

IGPOTY gardens
We speak to the photographers behind our favourite shots from the prestigious and most recent International Garden Photographer of the Year competition

Second-hand classic: Canon EOS 5D

12 Mar 2019 - 17:42 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

We look back at the iconic Canon EOS 5D - a camera that transformed full-frame DSLR photography

Canon EOS 5D classic
We look back at the iconic Canon EOS 5D - a camera that transformed full-frame DSLR photography

Baby Love

12 Mar 2019 - 12:00 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Newborn baby photography is now a thing. Sussex-based pro Lisa Beaney talks to AP about her work and passes on a few tips for success

Helped by high-profile celebrity mums on social media and the huge upsurge in women getting behind the camera, newborn baby …Continue reading »

Fujifilm X-T30 Sample Image Gallery

8 Mar 2019 - 07:08 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

View a selection of high resolution images taken using the latest member in the X-series - the Fujifilm X-T30

Fujifilm X-T30, XF50-140mm f/2.8 R LM OIS WR, 1/200sec @ f/5.6, ISO 400
The Fujifilm X-T30 is the successor to the popular X-T20 – the model that Fujifilm recently told us has been …Continue reading »

Leica Q2 Sample Image Gallery

7 Mar 2019 - 13:59 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Take a look at our high-resolution sample images from the 47.3MP Leica Q2 full-frame compact

Leica Q2 sample image
1/160sec at f/8, ISO 100
Take a look at our high-resolution sample images from the 47.3MP Leica Q2 full-frame compact

Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 DG OS HSM Sport sample image gallery

1 Mar 2019 - 12:05 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

We've been testing the Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 DG OS HSM Sport - the company's latest telephoto zoom in its Global Vision series. View a gallery of shots, including links to full-size images below

Canon EOS R, Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 DG OS HSM Sport, 1/1250sec @ f/2.8, ISO 100
View full size images taken with the Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 DG OS HSM Sport

CP+ news: Canon shows off concept cameras

1 Mar 2019 - 09:31 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

From the cute and child-like to the intriguing, this new range should develop in an interesting way in the next couple of years

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As well as lots and lots about the Canon EOS R and RP, the Canon stand was showing off working …Continue reading »

CP+ news: Nikon shows prototype of fastest-ever lens

1 Mar 2019 - 09:08 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

As well as ton of interviews with the big makers and opportunities to get hands on with some of the hottest new cameras, we got the chance to ogle over Nikon's monster Nikkor Z 58mm f/0.95 S Noct

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Although no release date or pricing was forthcoming, a highlight of the Nikon stand was its prominent display of this …Continue reading »

CP+ show news: Fujifilm reveals more details of 100Mp GFX

1 Mar 2019 - 06:20 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Deputy Editor Geoff Harris gets to spend some quality time with this 100Mp medium format monster during a hands on-meeting with Tomohide Yazawa, Shin Udono and Makoto Oishi from Fujifilm's Sales and Marketing Group.

During a meeting with AP at CP +, Fujifilm executives confirmed more details of the eagerly awaited 100Mp medium format …Continue reading »

Sony FE 135mm F1.8 GM sample image gallery

28 Feb 2019 - 17:31 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

See our image samples shot with this new full-frame fast portrait prime, taken at Sony's launch event in Gleneagles, Scotland

Sony Alpha 7R III, Sony FE 135mm F1.8 GM, 1/1000sec at f/1.8, ISO 100
AP’s technical editor Andy Westlake was lucky enough to be invited to try out Sony’s latest fast portrait prime, the …Continue reading »

CP+ news: Samyang announces new Canon EOS R and EOS RP lenses

28 Feb 2019 - 13:32 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Samyang becomes first independent maker to offer lenses for the full-frame mirrorless EOS R and RP models

Samyang used CP+ to announce two manual focus prime lenses for the EOS R and RP, the85mm f/1.4 telephoto and …Continue reading »

AP at CP+ camera show in Japan

28 Feb 2019 - 10:01 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Deputy Editor Geoff Harris reports from this key camera show on the makers' home turf

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CP+ is the most important photography trade show in Japan, so all the big makers were there in force. The …Continue reading »

Mirrorless reinvented

23 Aug 2018 - 18:04 from news.dphotographer.co.uk
Nikon unveil the next generation of competitive full-frame CSCs

Digital Photographer Issue 203 is out now!

25 Jul 2018 - 09:25 from news.dphotographer.co.uk
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Manually blend your exposures

23 Jul 2018 - 11:03 from news.dphotographer.co.uk
Balancing shadows and highlights is vital. Manual exposure blending can be a cleaner option than HDR

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Get more from Puppet Warp

11 May 2018 - 10:50 from news.dphotographer.co.uk
Utilise this specialist tool for essential photo corrections

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Subtly increase dynamic range

10 May 2018 - 17:25 from news.dphotographer.co.uk
Use Photoshop Layers to balance highlight and shadow detail in high contrast lighting

Shoot stunning macro images with flash

4 May 2018 - 16:06 from news.dphotographer.co.uk
Lighting extreme close-up images can be difficult. Read our simple guide to adding sparkle to reversed-lens macro shots using flash