Remembering Robert Frank (1924-2019)

Robert Frank died on September 9 at the ripe old age of 94, and his seminal book remains a big influence on, and inspiration to, generations of street and documentary photographers. Indeed, Joel Meyerowitz was so taken with the book…

Fantastic shortlisted images from Wildlife Photographer of the Year

The Natural History Museum’s Wildlife Photographer of the Year showcases the world’s best nature photography and photojournalism. “Through their ability to inspire curiosity and wonder, the images showcase wildlife photography as an art form and challenge us to consider both…

Masters of Street Photography Ed Peters Untitled Manhattan

Take your best-ever street photos

A new book sees leading street photographers share their words of wisdom. Geoff Harris takes a look at current trends and best practice

Getting ready for winning shots at the Rugby World Cup

The Rugby World Cup starts very soon – what are you particularly excited about, or thinking about? It should be great, and as Japan has never hosted a Rugby World Cup before, quite a challenge for us photographers. But I am really…

Nikon D6 pro DSLR revealed, with new 120-300mm lens

No technical specifications have been revealed at this stage, although there is speculation the new full-frame camera will include improved autofocus, image stabilisation and silent-mode shooting. Given the impressive video capabilities of the Z6 and Z7 mirrorless models, the D6’s…

Light 18mm lens for Sony from Samyang

The lens weighs 145g and is 60.5mm long by 63.5mm in diameter, offering a 100-degree field of view. It consists of nine elements in eight groups, seven diaphragm blades, and a 58mm filter size. Furthermore, the lens can focus as…

Two new Panasonic lenses

The former is an update to an existing lens but is now splash and dust-resistant and is compatible with a maximum 240fps sensor drive for fast AF. It also offers a 50mm angle-of-view on full-frame systems.   The Lumix S…

Fast zooms for Canon full-frame mirrorless

Both the RF 15-35mm f/2.8L IS USM and RF 24-70mm f/2.8L IS USM first appeared on our radar as part of the lens roadmap released with the EOS RP in February, but we now have full details of what are…

Save up to 51% on an Amateur Photographer subscription

Nothing can be more frustrating than finding AP has sold out at your local newsagent, particularly if you have made a special journey. So why not take out a subscription, as we have a special offer running this week that…

Love cycling and photography? We want to hear from you

As well as being able to borrow cameras and lenses from MPB during the day, you will get both group and one-to-one help with shooting cycling action from expert pro, Geoff Waugh. This unique photographic event will take place during the Peaks…