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Best western: Photographer Jane Hilton explores the American West

4 Apr 2020 - 11:40 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Photographer Jane Hilton has a penchant for the American West. She tells Peter Dench about her travels

Jane Hilton Shiprock
Shiprock, New Mexico.
Photographer Jane Hilton has a penchant for the American West. She tells Peter Dench about her travels

India by Andreas H Bitesnich | Book review

4 Apr 2020 - 09:35 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

India must surely be a candidate for the most photogenic country in the world. Nigel Atherton takes a trip via this luscious visual feast of a book

India Andreas Bitesnich Samode
Samode, inner courtyard
India must surely be a candidate for the most photogenic country in the world. Nigel Atherton takes a trip via this luscious visual feast of a book

Used and approved

3 Apr 2020 - 11:56 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

We sent four eminent, experienced photographers a range of used cameras and lenses. They tell Geoff Harris how they got on in the field

Used cameras mountain pass
Mount the A7R on a tripod and the camera still delivers relatively high-resolution images.
We sent four eminent, experienced photographers a range of used cameras and lenses. They tell Geoff Harris how they got on in the field

In at the deep end

1 Apr 2020 - 10:45 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

This striking set of images by Stephan Zirwes took home a Sony World Photography Award in the Architecture category. Peter Dench finds out more

Stephan Zirwes Pools
Credit: Stephan Zirwes
This striking set of images by Stephan Zirwes took home a Sony World Photography Award in the Architecture category. Peter Dench finds out more

Celebrating our Unsung Hero

30 Mar 2020 - 11:00 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

In Partnership with Ripe Insurance

Back in December we announced our Unsung Hero Award, in partnership with Ripe Insurance. The award is designed to celebrate …Continue reading »

How to make money from your old photos

27 Mar 2020 - 08:49 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

From a box of old prints in your loft, or a packet of slides bought at a car boot sale, how do you know if they're worth anything? Tracy Calder looks at buying and selling your photographic treasures

Old photos
There's an untold number of old prints. Will it be the same with digital?
From a box of old prints in your loft, or a packet of slides bought at a car boot sale, how do you know if they're worth anything? Tracy Calder looks at buying and selling your photographic treasures

The best second-hand full-frame camera bargains

26 Mar 2020 - 18:31 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Tempted to buy a full-frame camera, but put off by the price? Audley Jarvis identifies some of the best full-frame offerings in today's used market

Second-hand full-frame cameras
Tempted to buy a full-frame camera, but put off by the price? Audley Jarvis identifies some of the best full-frame offerings in today's used market

10 photography projects you can do at home

23 Mar 2020 - 14:32 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Being at home doesn't have to put a stop to your photographic practice, in fact, there are a whole host of photography projects you can do from home.

Russ-Barnes-grubby-pigeon
If you're stuck at home but want to stretch your photography limbs, there are plenty of projects you can delve …Continue reading »

The AP Award winning photographers

16 Mar 2020 - 17:32 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

We chat to the winners of the Amateur Photographer Awards to find out more about their work

AP Awards Graeme Chesters Longyearbyen fish
Graeme plans to return to the area four times.
Rising Star – Graeme Chesters Back in November, we launched our brand new Rising Star Bursary. This unique chance for …Continue reading »

Wex Photographer of the Year: the milky star kid

16 Mar 2020 - 08:16 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Andi Campbell, recently named Wex Photographer of the Year, talks to Geoff Harris about his unique and dramatic landscapes-cum-starscapes

Wex Electric Iceland
'Electric Skies', Iceland. Sony Alpha 7R, 16-35mm, 5sec at f/2.8, ISO 2000
Andi Campbell, recently named Wex Photographer of the Year, talks to Geoff Harris about his unique and dramatic landscapes-cum-starscapes

Playing to win: Amateur Photographer of the Year 2019

15 Mar 2020 - 10:03 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Caron Steele led the way from round two of Amateur Photographer of the Year and walked away with the main prize. Ailsa McWhinnie finds out how she did it

APOY Caron Steele after dark
This beautiful shot won Round Eight of APOY - After Dark. A well-deserved win. Canon EOS-1D X Mark II, 16mm, 5sec at f/2.8, ISO 4000.
Caron Steele led the way from round two of Amateur Photographer of the Year and walked away with the main prize. Ailsa McWhinnie finds out how she did it

The AP Awards winners 2020

14 Mar 2020 - 09:50 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Our pick of the best cameras, lenses and accessories of the past year as judged by our ruthlessly independent testing team

Canon EOS 250D
Our pick of the best cameras, lenses and accessories of the past year

International Photography Exhibition 162

12 Mar 2020 - 08:55 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

The world's longest-running photography exhibition is a great opportunity to see some of today's best photographers, says Amy Davies

RPS Rift Cobb Cody
'Rift', 2018 by Cody Cobb from his series Strange Land.
The world's longest-running photography exhibition is a great opportunity to see some of today's best photographers, says Amy Davies

Light painting: ideas and advice from the experts

11 Mar 2020 - 17:22 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Bright ideas come thick and fast for photographers with a passion for light painting. Tracy Calder asks six of the best to share their secrets

Light painting Eric Pare
Credit: Eric Paré
Bright ideas come thick and fast for photographers with a passion for light painting. Tracy Calder asks six of the best to share their secrets

After sunset: Amos Chapple on his Forty Days Of Darkness project

8 Mar 2020 - 09:26 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

From December to January, the sun never rises in Murmansk, Russia. Peter Dench chats to the photographer Amos Chapple about his his recent reportage, Forty Days Of Darkness, shot on an iPhone

Amos Chapple After Sunset
From December to January, the sun never rises in Murmansk, Russia. Peter Dench chats to the photographer Amos Chapple about his time there

Top tips for achieving sharper wildlife photos

7 Mar 2020 - 09:41 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

One of the biggest challenges in bird, animal and insect photography is focusing, especially with shy, fast-moving creatures. Three experts in the field share their best tips with Geoff Harris

Guy Edwardes back-button focus lock
Guy Edwardes
One of the biggest challenges in bird, animal and insect photography is focusing, especially with shy, fast-moving creatures. Three experts in the field share their best tips with Geoff Harris

East Ended by Dougie Wallace | Book review

3 Mar 2020 - 17:46 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Brash, bold and vibrant, Dougie Wallace's photography isn't to everybody's tastes - but it certainly gets people talking. Amy Davies explores his new book

East Ender Dougie Wallace
Brash, bold and vibrant, Dougie Wallace's photography isn't to everybody's tastes - but it certainly gets people talking. Amy Davies explores his new book

Free Aurora HDR software

3 Mar 2020 - 15:24 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Now here's an offer you don't get every day: download award-winning HDR software from Skylum

In partnership with leading software developer Skylum, we are delighted to offer AP readers the chance to get their hands …Continue reading »

Magnum Streetwise: The Ultimate Collection of Street Photography | Book review

28 Feb 2020 - 17:25 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Magnum is synonymous with street photography, and this book is a masterclass in the genre. Amy Davies delves inside its pages

Magnum Streetwise Ipanema Beach
A shot from Ipanema Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Magnum is synonymous with street photography, and this book is a masterclass in the genre. Amy Davies delves inside its pages

London Underground 1970-1980 by Mike Goldwater | Book review

25 Feb 2020 - 15:15 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Nostalgia abounds in the latest Vintage Britain book from the inimitable Hoxton Mini Press, says Amy Davies

London Underground Wembley Park 1979
Wembley Park. Arsenal v Manchester United Cup Final, May 1979.
Nostalgia abounds in the latest Vintage Britain book from the inimitable Hoxton Mini Press, says Amy Davies

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