AP’s 2019 awards – a huge success

AP has just held its annual awards amidst the glittering surroundings of the Bvlgari Hotel in Knightsbridge, London, with the Nikon Z6 full-frame mirrorless camera named overall product of the year (it was also won the best enthusiast camera category).…

Camera raw skills

Get perfect perspective

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

Turn your best photos into canvas prints

Personalised photo printing has been long recognised as simple and affordable means of exhibiting one’s best photos in a physical form. Offering a variety of formats, the service allows photographers the freedom to have their finest work digitally recreated on…

Win a free place on a Michael Freeman online course

Michael’s foundation course gives a thorough grounding for pursuing photography seriously. It covers all aspects of composition, far beyond the idea of simply making a vaguely satisfying image by following so-called rules (least of all the trivialised rule of thirds).…

Winter shots

Top tips for better 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, macro and more

Printing tips

25 top tips for perfect photo prints

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 for perfect photo prints

I see a blood moon rising

How did you prepare for the super blood moon? The weather was going to be a critical factor here. It really needed to be totally clear for at least five hours to capture the full cycle of the eclipse, which…

Five ways to improve your photo retouching

Having a good-quality monitor to view and edit your photos on is more important than you may think. It needs to show an accurate representation of the colours you capture and have consistent levels of brightness across the screen –…

World’s first one TERABYTE memory card

Lexar has announced the Professional 633x SDXC UHS-I card with a whopping 1Tb (terabyte) of memory, which is equivalent to 1000 1Gb cards. While it’s certainly not the fastest card out there for data transfer (the read transfer speed is…

Good January sale deals from Park Cameras

Christmas seems a long way off now but one consolation of early January is the good deals on offer from various retailers. Park Cameras for example is offering £600 cashback on the Canon 100-400mm L IS II lens, and a…

enthusiast Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mk3

Our best-buy cameras for enthusiasts

Cameras labelled as ‘enthusiast’ models provide the flexibility to shoot a wide range of subjects but without the high price of a pro-level model

beginner Canon EOS 200D

Our best-buy cameras for beginners

These models are for those new to photography or who want a camera that’s capable of taking good-quality images without breaking the bank