Andy Westlake

Andy Westlake

Andy Westlake is the Technical Editor of Amateur Photographer. He previously wrote for DPReview for six and a half years, writing camera and lenses reviews.

Sony ZV-1

Andy Westlake explores a unique new compact camera that's designed for vloggers

Fujifilm X-T200

Can Fujifilm’s entry-level model replicate the addictive charm of its more advanced siblings?

Andy Westlake takes a close look at Skylum’s image editor, which exploits artificial intelligence to deliver fantastic results

Could an inexpensive, manual-focus 50mm prime be a worthy companion to a full-frame mirrorless camera? Andy Westlake finds out.

Sigma fp

Andy Westlake takes a detailed look at the world’s smallest full-frame mirrorless camera

Andy Westlake takes a detailed look at Leica’s latest black & white-only rangefinder

Leica SL2

Leica’s high-end full-frame mirrorless model has a lot in common with the Panasonic S1R, but is the £2000 premium worth paying? Andy Westlake investigates.

Sony Alpha 6600

Sony’s flagship APS-C mirrorless camera boasts the firm’s latest autofocus technology and in-body stabilisation, but in an ageing body design. Andy Westlake takes a critical look

Olympus EM5 III

Andy Westlake examines whether Olympus’s updated compact, lightweight but fully-featured Micro Four Thirds model can hold its own against strong APS-C competition