Amateur Photographer is the world’s oldest weekly photographic magazine, established in 1884. It is the respected authority for news and reviews, with detailed tests and investigations on the latest equipment. The weekly contents includes interviews and columns from many of the world’s leading photographers and practical technique to inspire and enthuse the devoted readership, to whom taking photos is far more than just a hobby.

Contributors include professional nature photographer Andy Rouse, renowned photographer Heather Angel, classic camera expert Ivor Matanle, and photographic author Roger Hicks, among many others – while the alumni includes the likes of David Bailey and Bob Carlos Clarke.

Whether online or in print, Amateur Photographer is essential reading for those interested in buying photographic equipment or wanting advice about improving their picture taking.

TPOTY

The winning images at the International Travel POTY 2018 contest are outstanding and inspiring. AP speaks to some of the winning photographers about how they shoot a whole world of

Home lighting

You don't need to spend a fortune to get professional-looking results. Claire Gillo shares her DIY home-lighting hacks for those on a budget

IGPOTY gardens

We speak to the photographers behind our favourite shots from the prestigious and most recent International Garden Photographer of the Year competition

Helped by high-profile celebrity mums on social media and the huge upsurge in women getting behind the camera, newborn baby photography has grown in popularity in recent years. One photographer…

Amateur Photographer 16 March 2019 cover for web

In Amateur Photographer 16 March, our ISO Special, we show you how to embrace higher ISOs while maintaining image quality. We examine how ISO performance has improved over the years,…

Sony A6400

Sony’s latest APS-C mirrorless features some remarkable technology, but is let down by its out-dated body design.

The Fujifilm X-T30 is the successor to the popular X-T20 – the model that Fujifilm recently told us has been their best selling camera in recent years since its arrival…

Canon EOS RP

Canon’s entry-level full-frame mirrorless does a lot to appeal to enthusiast photographers, but some might find it over-simplified

Amateur Photographer 9 March 2019 Cover

In AP 9 March, we show you how to to capture atmospheric woodland shots. Plus a Sony A7R III user tests the Nikon Z 7 and we check out Skylum

As well as lots and lots about the Canon EOS R and RP, the Canon stand was showing off working models of its planned new range of concept cameras. These…