What’s in Amateur Photographer 26 November 2016

Telling stories
Wildlife photographer Chris Weston explains how simple filmmaking techniques can help your photographic narrative

Crowning glory
Matthew Cattell, the 2016 Landscape Photographer of the Year, tells the tale behind his winning shot and offers words of advice

Custom menu secrets – Canon
In part one of a new series, Matt Golowczynski looks at how the custom menu can improve your camera-handling skills

APOY results
We reveal the winner of the black & white round and the overall APOY champion for 2016

Photo insight
Michael Topham on the challenge of shooting someone’s boyhood dream of flying a Spitfire

Creative Photoshop
Jane Long explains how she created her striking ‘Quick sand’ composite

Christmas gift guide
We look at some of the great accessories, cameras and lenses available this season, from £5 upwards

Westcott Ice Light 2
Michael Topham finds out whether the Ice Light 2 is the perfect tool for painting subjects at night

7 days
A week in photography

Your letters and what’s trending on the AP website

Tech Talk
Expert advice, tips, tricks and more

Final Analysis
Roger Hicks considers… ‘Photos in my lost hours’, 2012, by Robert Desjarlais

COVER PICTURE: © Matthew Cattell/Landscape Photographer of the Year 2016

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