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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

The power of change

13 Jan 2020 - 09:21 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Sometimes, we need to consider making big changes. Tracy Calder talks to three photographers who embraced change - be it camera systems or their very way of life

Kate Hopewell-Smith visual storytelling
Kate is a visual storyteller who takes the trouble to get to know her subjects.
Sometimes, we need to consider making big changes. Tracy Calder talks to three photographers who embraced change - be it camera systems or their very way of life

What's In Your Kit Bag?

8 Jan 2020 - 18:00 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk
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Have you ever thought about how much kit you've got in your kit bag? Really sat and thought about it. …Continue reading »

Nikon Coolpix P950 adds 4K video and Raw support

7 Jan 2020 - 03:00 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Nikon adds the P950 to its lineup of Coolpix Bridge Compacts and sits just below the Nikon Coolpix P1000

Nikon adds the P950 to its lineup of Coolpix Bridge Compacts

A second-hand classic: Fujifilm X-T10

5 Jan 2020 - 14:42 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Buying a used Fujifilm X-T10 is a great way of getting into Fujifilm's outstanding XT series at a very reasonable price

Fujifilm X-T10 front
Buying a used X-T10 is a great way of getting into Fujifilm's outstanding XT series at a very reasonable price

How to take better headshots

2 Jan 2020 - 09:17 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

We visit the studio of professional portrait photographer Chris Bailey to see how he shoots headshots using Rotolight's AEOS and NEO 2 LEDs

Headshots clamshell lighting set-up
Credit: Chris Bailey
We visit the studio of professional portrait photographer Chris Bailey to see how he shoots headshots using Rotolight's AEOS and NEO 2 LEDs

Best photography competitions to enter in 2020

28 Dec 2019 - 15:58 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk
Best photography competitions 2020 - APOY Neil Leatham
Neil Leatham, winner Round 1 2018 APOY 'Mad about Mono'
Oliver Atwell rounds up some of the most popular and interesting photography competitions open to UK-based photographers...

What type of Photography cover do you need?

20 Dec 2019 - 09:34 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk
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Photography insurance. It's probably one of those things you know you need, but perhaps haven't got around to sorting yet. …Continue reading »

Nominate your 'Unsung Hero of Photography'

18 Dec 2019 - 17:00 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

There are a lot of passionate people out there who are using photography to make a positive contribution to society, and we want to honour them in a brand-new award. It's called the Unsung Hero Award, in association with Ripe Photography Insurance, and this award is designed to shine a spotlight on dedicated, passionate members of the photography community who aren't getting the recognition they deserve.

Amateur Photographer Unsung Hero Award
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We are looking to celebrate the hard work and community spirit of people who are using photography for the benefit …Continue reading »

The best lenses of 2019

13 Dec 2019 - 17:30 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

If you're looking to add to your kit you can't go wrong selecting from our pick of the best lenses released in 2019.

Best lenses 2019 Sigma 70-200mm
If you're looking to add to your kit you can't go wrong selecting from our pick of the best lenses released in 2019.

The best cameras of 2019

13 Dec 2019 - 15:11 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Our pick of the best cameras we've used and reviewed over the past 12 months

Best cameras 2019 Fujifilm X T30
Having tested a lot of cameras in 2019, we’ve certainly got our favourites. From those that packed great features into …Continue reading »

How to take sharp photographs

11 Dec 2019 - 17:03 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk
How many times have you carefully set up your composition, then dialled in the aperture, shutter speed and ISO to …Continue reading »

Best gloves for photographers

10 Dec 2019 - 15:00 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Keeping your hands warm and dry while having complete control of your camera is essential during the cold winter months. Michael Topham goes in search of the best pair of gloves for photographers

Winter is here, and cold hands are a photographer's worst enemy. Michael Topham rounds up the best gloves for operating a camera in chilly conditions

Are you a Sony Alpha user? Then join us on our FREE London Christmas Photo Walk with Zeiss

6 Dec 2019 - 15:00 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk
Amateur Photographer has teamed up with Zeiss to host a FREE photo walk in London on Thursday 12th December at 3pm

Best gifts for photographers 2019

2 Dec 2019 - 10:26 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Looking for a Christmas gift for a photographer friend - or for yourself? Andy Westlake and Michael Topham have selected some of the best gifts for photographers for you to choose from

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Looking for a Christmas gift for a photographer friend - or for yourself? Andy Westlake and Michael Topham have selected some awesome accessories for you to choose from

Fujifilm opens the doors to its House of Photography

2 Dec 2019 - 09:15 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Fujifilm's flagship London store opens its doors to the public at 11am on Tuesday 3rd December

The first 100 visitors will receive a free free Instax camera.
Fujifilm's flagship London store opens its doors to the public at 11am on Tuesday 3rd December

Camera maintenance: how to clean your camera and equipment

29 Nov 2019 - 11:55 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Camera maintenance can save you heartache, missed shots and pricey repairs. Angela Nicholson explains how to keep your kit in top condition

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Looking after your gear can save you heartache, missed shots and pricey repairs. Angela Nicholson explains how to keep your kit in top condition

How to shoot moody woodland landscape photographs

27 Nov 2019 - 17:14 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Creating images full of mood and atmosphere takes a keen eye and an ability to see order in chaos, as Neil Burnell explains

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'Tangle' shot at Wistman's Wood in Devon. Nikon Z 7, 24-70mm lens, 1/10sec at f/5.6, ISO 64
Creating images full of mood and atmosphere takes a keen eye and an ability to see order in chaos, as Neil Burnell explains

Cricket photography competition opens for entries

27 Nov 2019 - 14:29 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

The Wisden - MCC Cricket Photograph Of The Year 2019 competition is now open for entries

Wisden-MCC Cricket Photograh of the Year Competition 2016 - WINNER Saqeeb Majeed (Freelance) Kashmiri Muslim boys play cricket under the shades of autumn in the Nishat Bagh gardens on the outskirts of Srinagar Indian administered Kashmir November 10, 2016
Launched in 2010, The Wisden MCC Cricket Photograph Of The Year 2019 competition is now taking entries and is open to all photographers, amateur or professional, from across the world.

What are LUTs and how do you use them?

23 Nov 2019 - 09:41 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

LUTs can help you get a more distinctive look for your images, with more 'cinematic' colours and tones. Geoff Harris explains the difference between LUTs and presets, how to use them and picks out six of the best LUTs for photographers

LUTs
Don't be put off by some of the LUT category names; this cinematic one is called 'French Comedy' but really makes the colours in this image sing
Keen to get a more distinctive look for your images, with more 'cinematic' colours and tones? As Geoff Harris explains, it's time to fall in love with LUTs

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

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10 Jul 2018 - 17:17 from news.dphotographer.co.uk
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9 Jul 2018 - 15:33 from news.dphotographer.co.uk
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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
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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