Amateur Photographer 9 January 2016

January 5, 2016

What’s in Amateur Photographer 9 January 2016

Perfect your portraits
Three professional portrait photographers share their tips and techniques

Creativity on a plate
Alex Timmermans has created some superb images using the wet-plate collodion process

Location guide
Tips for shooting the Neist Point lighthouse on the Isle of Skye

Putting on a show
Roger Hicks provides useful advice on setting up your own photography exhibition

When Harry Met…
Harry Borden recalls when he photographed paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius

Reader portfolio
Some exceptional images from David Zdanowicz’s body of work

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

Printing services
Amy Davies assesses four popular printing services. It’s time to free your best shots from the hard drive

AF-S Nikkor 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR
Phil Hall tests Nikon’s highly anticipated pro-spec standard zoom

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… ‘Bombay’, 1985, by Carl de Keyzer

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