AP Awards lenses

Prime Lens of the Year Sony FE 24mm F1.4 GM Why we like it Absolutely superb optical quality Smaller and lighter than DSLR equivalents Built-in…

AP Awards cameras

  Compact Camera of the Year Sony RX100 VI Why we like it Really useful 24-200mm equivalent zoom range Very good image quality G Remarkably…

AP Awards Accessories

Accessory of the Year Benro GD3WH Geared Head Why we like it Precise control of camera positioning High-quality Mg-alloy construction Relatively small and lightweight Uses…

Camera raw skills

Working with the Lens Corrections and Transform panels in Photoshop's Camera Raw plug-in, enables you to make adjustments at the raw-processing stage, says Martin Evening

Winter shots

Just because it’s cold outside it doesn’t mean your photography has to go on the back-burner. James Abbott shows how to get better winter landscapes,…

Printing tips

It’s time to get your best photos out of your cameras and phones and into the light of day. Matthew Richards offers 25 top tips…

second-hand best buys

If you want your budget to go as far as possible you should consider buying second-hand. Audley Jarvis reveals some of the best bargains to…

close-up photography

Our experts suggest getting creative with compositions and backdrops and keeping a close eye on the details while watching out for distractions