Win a Rotolight NEO 2 kit

Amateur Photographer has teamed up with Rotolight to offer you the chance to win one of three fantastic NEO 2 LED lights. The NEO 2 is a revolutionary new LED light which combines the benefits of using continuous lights with…

Sigma announces new 14-24mm f/2.8 Art Lens

Sigma has announced a new wide-angle Art Lens to add to its ever expanding high-performance Art lens series, designed specifically for high-sharpness. The company says that the lens is specifically targeted towards high-resolution cameras of 50 megapixels and above, such…

Huawei launches £30,000 bursary fund

Mobile phone manufacturer Huawei has launched a new £30,000 bursary fund, to celebrate the launch of the Mate 10 Pro smartphone. The “Make It Possible Fund” has been set up to support British people planning to fulfil their ambitions in…

Morocco’s unmissable 5

Nikon and Secret Escapes recently sent one aspiring photographer along with a professional to Morocco, to learn how to capture the perfect shot. Armed with the Nikon D7500 and the Nikon D850, this is their journey. Find out more at secretescapes.com/nikon/morocco/…

Amateur Photographer Good Service Award 2018

Voting is open for the 2018 Good Service Awards

Help us pick the best photographic retailers in the UK by voting in our 2018 Good Service Awards. You can help us decide where is the best place to buy a camera? Who can provide you with up-to-date and sound…

Kodak launches compact budget film scanner

  Kodak revealed a stylish new film scanner at CES aimed at the consumer market. The Scanza takes a variety of film sizes from 35mm down to 8mm movie film, using the supplied adaptors, and saves them as jpeg files…

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Sony launches E 18-135mm F3.5-5.6 OSS for APS-C cameras

  Sony has unveiled a new compact, lightweight lens for its interchangeable lens APS-C format mirrorless cameras. The E 18-135mm F3.5-5.6 OSS features a versatile focal range (equivalent to 27-202.5mm in 35mm terms) along with its optical SteadyShot stabilisation. Measuring…

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Canon launches refillable ink tank printer range in UK

Canon has announced that its Pixma G series of refillable ink tank printers will now be available on the UK. The range includes four models, all of which offer the same print quality and refillable tank system but different additional…

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The Photography Show’s speakers unveiled

The line-up for the Behind the Lens Theatre, part of The Photography Show 2018, has been announced. Ambassadors from the likes of Sony, Olympus, Atomos, Panasonic, Interfit, the Royal Photographic Society and many other photography specialists will be speaking at…

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Lomography launches the Neptune Convertible Art Lens System

After a successful Kickstarter campaign last year, Lomography has officially launched the Neptune Convertible Art Lens System. The lens system includes three prime lenses, a 35mm f/3.5, a 50mm f/2.8 and a 80mm f/4 lens, plus two aperture mechanisms. Each…

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Google releases three new smartphone photography apps

Google has released three new apps which aim to help photographers make the most of their smartphone cameras – Storyboard, Selfissimo! and Scrubbies. The apps have been launched as the first part of a new Google series called ‘appsperiments,’ which…

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Shutterstock ban ‘unnatural’ photographs of primates

Shutterstock will no longer use unnatural images of apes and monkeys after pressure from animal rights group PETA. These images include photographs of primates wearing clothing and accessories or exhibiting trained behaviour, like dancing. The world’s largest subscription-based stock photography…