Amateur Photographer 6 December 2014

What’s in Amateur Photographer 6 December issue

The sky at night

It’s still possible to get unpolluted views of the night sky in the UK. Andrew Whyte on how to capture the sky at night at its best

Antarctic adventure

David Clark takes a close look at Frank Hurley’s photographs of the Antarctic Endurance expedition

APOY round 10

The final round of APOY for 2014, with the theme of architecture, has prizes of Olympus kit worth more than £2,000

Evening class

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

All I want for Christmas…

From Polaroid-style prints from your smartphone to the ultimate tripod, we’ve got your Christmas present needs covered

Canon EOS 7D Mark II

With a 10fps shooting speed and 65 cross-type focus points, we find out whether the EOS 7D Mark II is the ultimate action camera for sports and wildlife enthusiasts

The Impossible Project Instant Lab

Michael Topham tries out a novel new way to share and display the digital photos we take on our smartphones

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

Roger Hicks considers… Brigitte Bardot (1977) by Jean-Pierre Fizet

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