What’s in Amateur Photographer 24 September 2016

First look
Andy Westlake gets hands on with the Canon EOS M5 mirrorless camera

Fine-tune your autofocus
Angela Nicholson explains how to adjust DSLR autofocus systems to ensure sharpness

Class glass
What are the lenses award-winning shooters from a variety of genres use and why?

APOY results
We reveal the top 30 from the Amateur Photographer of the Year landscapes and cityscapes round and the winner of the Sigma prize

Digital Splash 16
Overview of the talks and workshops at Liverpool’s Digital Splash 16

Making magic manually
Matt Golowczynski looks at how to use manual-focus technology effectively

Bag yourself a bargain
Michael Topham goes in search of the best lenses to buy with £200

Take manual control
Andy Westlake reviews the advantages of manual focus lenses and the various brands available

Sigma Mount Converter MC-11 Canon EF-E
John Huxley puts the Sigma MC-11 adapter to the test

7 days
A week in photography

One AP reader’s view plus a some great images from the world of social media

Your letters and what’s trending on the AP website

Evening Class
Martin Evening sorts out your photo-editing and post-processing problems

Useful gadgets to enhance your photography, from phones to filters

Tech Talk
Expert advice, tips, tricks and more

Final Analysis
Roger Hicks considers… ‘Masjid-i Jami, Fahraj, Iran’, 2015, by Davide Palmisano

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