What’s in Amateur Photographer 7 January 2017

30 photo headaches solved
Stumped by seemingly common photographic problems? James Abbott demonstrates how to overcome them

Photo Insight
Marco Gargiulo discusses how a hunt for seahorses resulted in an exceptional underwater image

Pictures from America
Alex Noriega, 2016 US Landscape Photographer of the Year, offers some thoughts on his work and reveals how he found his photographic ‘voice’

Custom menu secrets: Nikon
Matt Golowczynski looks at getting your exposures spot on, speeding up AF, and boosting battery life on a Nikon DSLR

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

Canon EOS M5
It’s been a long time coming, but Canon’s first serious mirrorless camera is finally here. But how does it measure up against the competition?

Sigma 12-24mm f/4 DG HSM Art
Sigma’s latest wideangle zoom promises zero distortion. We put it through its paces to find out whether the claims stand up to scrutiny

Useful gadgets to enhance your photography, from phones to filters

7 days
A week in photography

Your letters and what’s trending on the AP website

Reader Portfolio
Spotlight on readers’ excellent images and how they captured them

Tech Talk
Expert advice, tips, tricks and more

Final Analysis
Roger Hicks considers… ‘A Graveyard and Steel Mill in Bethlehem,’ 1935, by Walker Evans


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