Amateur Photographer 24 June 2017

June 20, 2017

What’s in Amateur Photographer 24 June 2017

Look sharp
Pros pass on their expertise for keeping shots of children, wildlife and motorsports pin sharp

Bare bones
Jacob Aue Sobol’s haunting images from a desolate Siberian landscape

Classics revisited
We recreate Steichen’s 1924 portrait of the actress Gloria Swanson

Wildlife watch
Paul Hobson passes on his tips on shooting reed bed birds

On the right track
The Flying Scotsman in all its glory, as photographed by Michael Topham

Portfolio Review
Reader Ant Smith’s images are critiqued by pro Polina Plotnikova

Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II
Andy Westlake tests this stylish, slim and pocketable compact

Samyang AF 50mm F1.4 FE
An autofocus lens for budget-conscious Sony full-frame shooters

Tamron SP 70-200mm f/2.8 Di VC USD G2
Does this telezoom rate as a decent alternative to others on the market?

Useful gadgets to enhance your photography, from phones to filters

7 days
A week in photography

Your letters and poll results

Tech Talk
Expert advice, tips, tricks and more

Final Analysis
Roger Hicks considers… Photographic relief: ‘Law and Order’, 2017, by Marc Erwin Babej

COVER PICTURES ©  Mark Sisson/Michael Topham

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