What’s in Amateur Photographer 5 September 2015

Out of Africa
For many photographers a photo safari on the Masai Mara is a dream trip, but does the reality live up to the promise? Phil Hall finds out

Darkroom master
Expert film photographer Tim Rudman explains how his new book on Iceland was shot and printed

APOY Round 7
Your chance to enter the latest round of APOY 2015: Lie of the land

Expert advice and top tips on improving your pictures from Damien Demolder

Sony Alpha 7R II
The Sony Alpha 7R was revolutionary at the time of its release. Michael Topham finds out if the new Sony Alpha 7R II is a significantly improved successor

Fujifilm Fujinon XF 90mm f/2 R LM WR
Callum McInerney-Riley tries out a medium telephoto prime for Fujifilm’s X system

Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 16-80mm f/2.8-4E ED VR
Nikon’s latest standard zoom could be the lens DX-format users have been longing for. Phil Hall puts it to the test to see if it’s been worth the wait

7 days
A week in photography

Your letters and guess the date competition

Useful gadgets to enhance your photography, from phones to filters

Technical Support
Expert advice, tips, tricks and more

Final Analysis
Ogden Chesnutt considers… ‘Tom Kobayashi, landscape, south fields, Manzanar Relocation Center,’ 1943, by Ansel Adams

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