Amateur Photographer is the world’s oldest weekly photographic magazine, established in 1884. It is the respected authority for news and reviews, with detailed tests and investigations on the latest equipment. The weekly contents includes interviews and columns from many of the world’s leading photographers and practical technique to inspire and enthuse the devoted readership, to whom taking photos is far more than just a hobby.

Contributors include professional nature photographer Andy Rouse, renowned photographer Heather Angel, classic camera expert Ivor Matanle, and photographic author Roger Hicks, among many others – while the alumni includes the likes of David Bailey and Bob Carlos Clarke.

Whether online or in print, Amateur Photographer is essential reading for those interested in buying photographic equipment or wanting advice about improving their picture taking.

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In Amateur Photographer 30 September 2017 we help you improve your wildlife shots, with round-ups of accessories and affordable zooms for wildlife photography. Plus,some of the finest names in wildlife…


CameraWorld has expanded its two existing shops with a new branch in Stevenage this month. The shop is situated in the Old Town High Street, Stevenage as an extension to…

second-hand film cameras

Second-hand film cameras are not only inexpensive, they're also feature-rich and surprisingly capable. John Wad guides you to the best

Lightroom hidden tools

James Paterson reveals a host of obscure techniques and out-of-the-way tools to enhance your images and improve your Lightroom work flow

Using classic lenses

It’s now easier than ever to use old manual-focus lenses on your camera. Andy Westlake talks you through how to get the most out of them, from shooting to image…

In Amateur Photographer 23 September 2017 try some auto exposure and make the car the star – top automotive photographers share their secrets. Also world-renowned sports photographer Bob Martin tests