What’s in Amateur Photographer 29 October 2016

Getting the best out of JPEGs
Tim Daly looks at the facts behind using JPEGs rather than raw files

The need for speed
Four professional photographers working in very different genres explain why they use 
JPEG capture

Be a Christmas cover star
Here’s your chance to see your picture on AP’s cover

A town without children
Fifty years ago, American photographer IC Rapoport visited Aberfan just after the colliery tip tragedy. He talks to Amy Davies

APOY results
We reveal the top 30 images from the street photography round and the winner of the Sigma prize worth more than £1,000

Buying a camera for video
Steve Fairclough with tips and advice on buying the right video camera for your needs

Master your JPEGs
Andy Westlake on how to fine-tune your camera for JPEG shooting

Best brands for JPEG shooting
Andy Westlake’s personal view on which camera brands give the best JPEGs

7 days
A week in photography

Your letters and what’s trending on the AP website

Useful gadgets to enhance your photography, from phones to filters

Tech Talk
Expert advice, tips, tricks and more

Final Analysis
Roger Hicks considers…‘Cold Reflections’, 2006, by Stephen Williams

COVER PICTURE © Jessica Drossin

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