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Facebook makes U-turn over photo ban

Facebook has reversed its controversial decision to ban a photograph of a four-year-old girl planting flowers, blaming human error. The...


Young photographers urged to enter RSPCA awards

Wildlife photographer Chris Packham has called on youngsters to enter the RSPCA's Young Photographer Awards, a competition he is set to...

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Photographer defends image banned by Facebook

A photographer was left dismayed after Facebook removed a portrait of her daughter from Amateur Photographer magazine’s Facebook page,...

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Pentax 645Z

Pentax 645Z review - first impressions

With a 51.4-million-pixel, medium-format-sized CMOS sensor, the...

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Latest Reviews

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 review (preview)

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 is the first bridge camera to...

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Canon EF 16-35mm f4L IS USM side

Canon EF 16-35mm f/4L IS USM review

Good extreme wideangle zoom lenses for full-frame cameras are not...

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Sony Alpha 7S review (preview)

The Sony A7S is the latest addition to Sony's growing full frame...

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Sony Alpha 77 Mark II

Sony Alpha 77 II review

Sony has taken the Alpha 77 and added Wi-Fi, an improved screen...

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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III review

Its predecessor won Enthusiast Compact Camera of the Year at the...

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Tips & Techniques

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Icons of Photography - Iconic Photographer John Thomson (1837-1921)

John Thomson, who documented life in the Far East and highlighted the plight of London’s poor, is now...

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AP's Essential Guide to Freelensing

Guide to freelensing: Discover how to achieve creamy defocused effects without a dedicated...

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