Amateur Photographer 20 February 2016

February 16, 2016

What’s in Amateur Photographer 20 February 2016

Win big in 2016
Judges and winners from some of the UK’s most prestigious photographic contests share their tips for success

Style & substance
We look at two centenary exhibitions at the National Portrait Gallery and the Eleven Gallery in London that are showcasing the best of British Vogue photography

Avian adventures
Adrian Clarke on how he captures the majestic beauty of our native garden birds

Location guide
Norfolk’s Holkham Bay is under the spotlight – local photographer Jon Gibbs shares his tips

Photo insight
Renowned photojournalist Nick Danziger discusses his latest project – Eleven Women Facing War

Damien Demolder offers expert advice on improving your pictures

Sony Alpha 7R II
Michael Topham tests Sony’s full-frame mirrorless camera on a challenging night shoot

Samyang 21mm f/1.4 ED AS UMC CS
The latest manual-focus prime lens from Samyang, tested by Michael Topham

7 days
A week in photography

Your letters and guess the date competition

Reader portfolio
We spotlight readers’ excellent images and how they captured them

Useful gadgets to enhance your photography, from phones to filters

Technical Support
Expert advice, tips, tricks and more

Final Analysis
Roger Hicks considers… ‘Teheran’, 2011, by Newsha Tavakolian

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