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Camera Rescue: analogue camera fans breathing new life into old cameras

21 Feb 2020 - 16:50 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Got an old film camera gathering dust in the attic? Keith Wilson speaks to a group of analogue camera fans who might give you an offer that you simply can't refuse

Camera Rescue desirable cameras
There's still plenty of demand for old film cameras - as well as money to be made
Got an old film camera gathering dust in the attic? Keith Wilson speaks to a group of analogue camera fans who might give you an offer that you simply can't refuse

How to photograph water: 20 top tips

20 Feb 2020 - 07:56 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Reflect on how you can improve your water photography skills as professionals Guy Edwardes, Ross Hoddinott and Claire Gillo share their top tips and techniques

Water search for spinning foam
Credit: Guy Edwardes
Reflect on how you can improve your water photography skills as professionals Guy Edwardes, Ross Hoddinott and Claire Gillo share their top tips

Best photography books

19 Feb 2020 - 07:52 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Apparently it was musician and composer Frank Zappa who once declared, 'so many books, so little time', and despite the arrival of eReaders and the internet our passion for the printed page shows no signs of abating.

Shadow Catchers | Best Photography Books
We've studied our shelves to pick our favourite photography books, and we've asked some carefully selected individuals - including Martin …Continue reading »

British Wildlife Photography Awards 10 | Book review

15 Feb 2020 - 10:47 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

This book proves that you don't always need to travel long distance for stunning wildlife photography, as Amy Davies finds out

British Wildlife Photography Awards 10 Habitat winner
Captured with a drone, this shot by Rich Bunce won the 'Habitat' category
This book proves that you don't always need to travel long distanced for stunning wildlife photography, as Amy Davies finds out

Photographers Against Wildlife Crime | Book review

13 Feb 2020 - 17:33 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

A book that raises awareness of the serious threat to wildlife from illegal poaching for human consumption through photography that is both heartbreaking and painfully beautiful

A ranger's bloody hand rests on an ivory tusk during an anti-poaching mission in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa © Britta Jaschinski / Photographers Against Wildlife Crime(TM)
A ranger's bloody hand rests on an ivory tusk during an anti-poaching mission in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa © Britta Jaschinski / Photographers Against Wildlife Crime(TM)
A heartbreaking book that raises awareness of the serious threat to wildlife from illegal poaching

Canon developing high-end EOS R5

13 Feb 2020 - 03:59 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Canon EOS 850D advanced entry-level DSLR, RF 24-105mm F4-7.1 IS STM standard zoom and Selphy QX10 mini printer all announced

Canon EOS R5 front left
Canon EOS R5 front left
Canon EOS 850D DSLR, RF 24-105mm F4-7.1 IS STM zoom and Selphy QX10 printer all announced

Nikon unveils high-speed D6 and two Z-mount lenses

12 Feb 2020 - 03:59 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Nikon D6 pro DSLR, Nikkor Z 24-200mm f/3.5-6.3 VR travel zoom and Nikkor Z 20mm f/1.8 S wideangle prime all revealed

Nikon D6 front view
Nikon D6 front view
Nikkor Z 24-200mm f/3.5-6.3 VR travel zoom and 20mm f/1.8 S wideangle prime also revealed

Coincidences: New York by Chance by Jonathan Higbee | Book review

11 Feb 2020 - 17:33 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

This book encapsulates the dedicated patience required for skilful street photography, as Amy Davies discovers

Coincidences New York by Chance heated phone call
'Heated Phone Call'
This book encapsulates the dedicated patience required for skilful street photography, as Amy Davies discovers

Winners, Runners-up and Commended images from GURUSHOTS' Light Rays challenge

11 Feb 2020 - 09:00 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

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Can a book make China look?

5 Feb 2020 - 16:13 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Photographers Against Wildlife Crime has raised China's attention to its part in the illegal wildlife trade. Keith Wilson reveals how their work has been received

Seized Pangolin scales
Photographers Against Wildlife Crime has raised China's attention to its part in the illegal wildlife trade. Keith Wilson reveals how their work has been received

Print your photos

5 Feb 2020 - 11:48 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

We reveal WhiteWall's ultimate printing guide for turning your photographs into works of art

WhiteWall Paper Development
We reveal WhiteWall's ultimate printing guide for turning your photographs into works of art

Whispering walls: a poignant photographic project explores long-hidden treasure trove of graffiti by First World War soldiers

5 Feb 2020 - 11:28 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

A long-hidden treasure trove of graffiti by First World War soldiers proved to be a poignant photographic project by journalist David Crossland

WW1 graffiti French soldiers carved altar room at Confrecourt
French soldiers even carved out an elaborate altar room at Confrecourt
A long-hidden treasure trove of graffiti by First World War soldiers proved to ba poignant photographic project by journalist David Crossland

Join us for a free Wildlife Photographer of the year reader event

4 Feb 2020 - 16:11 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

AP and LUMIX invite you to a FREE exclusive private view of the incredible Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition at the Natural History Museum

Wildlife Photographer event
AP and LUMIX invite you to a FREE exclusive private view of the incredible Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition at the Natural History Museum

20 unusual photography destinations to visit in 2020

4 Feb 2020 - 11:32 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Travel photography shouldn't be a battle through the hordes. Geoff Harris points the way to some of the planet's less packed, but still very photographic, places

Meteora, Greece
Credit: Larry Louie
Travel photography shouldn't be a battle through the hordes. Geoff Harris points the way to some of the planet's less packed, but still very photographic, places

Photography in Japan book review

3 Feb 2020 - 16:24 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

This engrossing study of how a formerly feudal society embraced photography in the 19th century is a must-read, says Geoff Harris

Photography in Japan landscape
This engrossing study of how a formerly feudal society embraced photography in the 19th century is a must-read, says Geoff Harris

The Compass camera

31 Jan 2020 - 11:19 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Compact, clever and too complicated the Compass was a challenge, as John Wade discovers

Compass camera
The Compass, one of the most complicated miniature cameras ever made
Compact, clever and too complicated the Compass was a challenge, as John Wade discovers

Photo therapy: when photography is a life-saver

27 Jan 2020 - 16:43 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

When Paul Williams and Matt Doogue hit rock bottom, picking up a camera helped them repair their lives and rediscover the beauty of the natural world, as Tracy Calder discovers

Paul Williams kingfisher
An expertly captured image of a kingfisher. Canon EOS-1D X Mark II, 100-400mm lens, 1/250sec at f/5.6, ISO 500.
When Paul Williams and Matt Doogue hit rock bottom, picking up a camera helped them repair their lives and rediscover the beauty of the natural world, as Tracy Calder discovers

How to digitise photos and slides

23 Jan 2020 - 12:25 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

John Wade's expert tips and advice on how to digitise your archive of old prints or photo negatives

how to digitise photos and slides
Family pictures faded and discoloured by time take on a new life in the digital world
Thought about digitising your archive of old prints or negs? Follow John Wade's expert tips and advice on how best to go about it

Canon Digital Photo Professional: colour and white balance adjustments with Canon's editing tool

20 Jan 2020 - 17:46 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Welcome to our new guide to the software you get with your camera. We kick off the series with Canon's useful editing tool

Canon DPP basic exposure
Welcome to our new guide to the software you get with your camera. We kick off the series with Canon's useful editing tool

How to connect your phone to a Sony camera: Sony Imaging Edge Mobile

16 Jan 2020 - 16:45 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

In the first of a new series looking at how to connect your camera to your smartphone, Richard Sibley outlines the key features of Sony Imaging Edge Mobile

How to connect your phone to a Sony camera - Sony Imaging Edge Mobile app
Images can be transferred individually or in batches using Sony's Imaging Edge Mobile app
In the first of a new series looking at how to connect your camera to your smartphone, Richard Sibley outlines the key features of Sony Imaging Edge Mobile

Digital Photographer Website closure

15 Apr 2019 - 13:32 from news.dphotographer.co.uk
Digital Photographer moves to Digital Camera World

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
Read the newest issue of your favourite monthly photo magazine today

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

SPONSORED POST: SNAP-HAPPY CAMERA COVER FROM THE INSURANCE EMPORIUM!

10 Jul 2018 - 17:17 from news.dphotographer.co.uk
Give yourself peace of mind with this essential cover for your photo gear

SPONSORED POST: Photo Canvas Prints - A Classic Decor Surviving the Modern Age

9 Jul 2018 - 15:33 from news.dphotographer.co.uk
Discover what photo printing experts from My-Picture.co.uk have to offer you

Digital Photographer Issue 202 is now on sale!

25 Jun 2018 - 11:56 from news.dphotographer.co.uk
Explore the latest issue of Digital Photographer

Get more from Puppet Warp

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

SPONSORED POST: Discover the Hahnel Modus 600RT Pro Kit

10 May 2018 - 17:36 from news.dphotographer.co.uk
You'll be seeing double as the Hahnel Modus takes multi-flashgun versatility to the max

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