Geoff Harris

Geoff Harris
Used cameras mountain pass

We sent four eminent, experienced photographers a range of used cameras and lenses. They tell Geoff Harris how they got on in the field

Guy Edwardes back-button focus lock

One of the biggest challenges in bird, animal and insect photography is focusing, especially with shy, fast-moving creatures. Three experts in the field share their best tips with Geoff Harris

Photography in Japan landscape

This engrossing study of how a formerly feudal society embraced photography in the 19th century is a must-read, says Geoff Harris

LUTs

Keen to get a more distinctive look for your images, with more 'cinematic' colours and tones? As Geoff Harris explains, it's time to fall in love with LUTs

A Diablerie is a unique stereo card with demonic scenes of the underworld, designed for stereoscopic viewers in Paris in the mid 19th century. They were first sold to the public…

Amateur Photographer is one of the world’s oldest photography magazines and the UK’s best-selling weekly photo title. Every issue we deliver informative technical features to help you get the most…

Views On The North River comprises 14 sepia images from 19th century China and was originally published in Hong Kong in 1870. The auctioned album was originally owned by George…

MPB Since 2016, MPB has become very well known as a used camera and lens specialist, offering great deals in preloved kit and also buying-in your used gear at competitive…

Can you tell us about your experiences buying second-hand? Predominantly shooting sports means that I need to have lenses that will perform well in low light, and they don’t come…

How did you come to buy secondhand?  I’d been shooting events for a while, but had just booked my first wedding and figured I needed a second body. I was…

I’m sure we all know the feeling. A highly desirable new lens is announced that would, surely, give an extra creative impetus to your photography. The only problem is the…

Why do you buy a lot of gear secondhand, and where from? Simple – because I save money. You can usually get up to a third off the retail price,…