Amateur Photographer 7 May 2016

May 3, 2016

What’s in Amateur Photographer 7 May 2016

Seeing sights

With European flights so cheap, why not plan a photographic trip? Matt Parry is your tour guide

Wide open

We look at the winners from the 2016 Sony World Photography Awards Open category

Wildlife watch

The avocet, the symbol of the RSPB, is a true conservation success story and a great photographic subject, as David Tipling reveals

APOY round 3

We have Sigma prizes worth £1,000 to give away in our portraits round

Evening class

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

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ100

Andy Westlake tests Panasonic’s pocket travel camera with 1in sensor and 10x zoom lens

Sony FE 24-70mm f/2.8 GM

Michael Topham tests Sony’s professional-grade standard zoom with the Alpha 7R II

7 days
A week in photography


Your letters and guess the date competition

Reader portfolio

We spotlight readers’ excellent images and how they captured them


Useful gadgets to enhance your photography, from phones to filters

Technical Support

Expert advice, tips, tricks and more

Final Analysis

Roger Hicks considers… Alaria esculenta, 1843-1853, by Anna Atkins

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