Amateur Photographer

Amateur Photographer
Tracy Calder bracketing

The art of bracketing (shooting multiple versions of the same shot at different exposures) is nothing new to most photographers but, with more control options available than ever, it's becoming…

Reng Hang cover

In February, Chinese photographer Ren Hang, at just 29, took his own life. His battle with depression was well documented, more often than not by the photographer himself, as his…

Nancy Borowick The Family Imprint front cover

In 2013, Howie and Laurel Borowick were undergoing parallel treatments for stage-four cancer. Howie was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer and his wife was diagnosed with breast cancer. Witnessing all this…

Canon EOS 7D Mark II vs Nikon D500

Canon EOS 7D Mark II vs Nikon D500: Introduction Prior to the D500, the last Nikon APS-C-format DSLR that could really be regarded as 
a high-end enthusiast or semi-professional level…

Nick Dungan - Sony A7R II Field Test

My fascination 
with motorsport predates my love of photography. In fact, it was my desire to get closer to car racing that inspired me to 
buy my first DSLR. I…

Little egret calling on landing

These elegant birds are covering more of the UK every year, says Oscar Dewhurst. But they are wary so require a patient approach

Shutterstock freelensing

In today's Quick Tips, we're looking into getting lovely defocused effects by freelensing. Enjoy the sunshine and get creative!

Tracy Calder Slow Art

Tomorrow, 8th April, has been designated Slow Art Day, a day for us to really appreciate art and photography. Here's a few tips on how to get the most out…

Image: Derren Brown

Derren Brown is best known 
as an illusionist, performer and author, but he’s also a keen photographer. He tells more to Geoff Harris in his first interview with a photography…

Camera and film

David Healey of the RPS’s Analogue Group reminds us of the benefits of film photography and why we might consider looking to the past for inspiration


Whether you’d like to turn a cupboard into a darkroom or prevent your fixer from becoming contaminated, Matt Parry and Neil Hibbs from Harman Technology have all the answers