Studio photographer turned handyman, Andrew Sydenham, built some special shelves for the cameras, which he then shot under studio conditions. A huge thanks to second-hand specialist, MPB.com of Brighton, who…

Wild camping

Give your landscape images an unfair advantage by camping at photogenic locations. James Abbott shares practical tips for staying in the great outdoors

Amateur Photographer 22 September 2018 Cover

In this Second-hand Special issue, we share great tips for bagging a bargain and round-up the best second-hand lenses and the UK’s top used-camera dealers

Nikon Z7

Nikon's Z7 marks a stunning debut for the firm's all-new full-frame mirrorless system

The winners where whittled down from almost 1,000 entries, and the prize for the overall winner was awarded to Chris Herring for his entry, ‘Fighting until the End’, a photo…

Amateur Photographer 15 September 2018 cover for web

In Amateur Photographer 15 September we look at Canon's new full-frame mirrorless EOS R and four lenses. Also, how to transform your landscape photography, plus John Wade’s round-up of curious…

Manual masterclass

Modern cameras are very clever but sometimes manual exposure, focusing and flash is still the best option. James Abbott gives a manual masterclass

Extreme black and white

Want a bolder b&w look, including infrared effects? Martin Evening shows how to make your conversions sing using Photoshop’s Camera Raw

Canon EOS R

So Canon and Nikon now both have full-frame mirrorless cameras. Here’s a quick guide to their main differences and similarities… Resolution The Canon EOS R boasts a 30.3Mp full-frame sensor,…

Amateur Photographer 8 September 2018 Cover

In AP 8 September, James Abbott gives a masterclass on using manual exposure, focus and flash, and Martin Evening shares a guide on dramatic b&w conversions

making the most of mirrorless

Mirrorless cameras have a few tricks up their sleeves that DSLR users might not know about. Angela Nicholson explains how to access their full potential

Swanage location guide

The small and charming seaside town is great for all levels of photography, says Jeremy Walker