Rear-load backpacks

Access your camera kit with ease when it’s wet and muddy. James Abbott looks at six rear-loading backpacks that are perfect for winter shooting

Amateur Photographer 16 February 2019 cover for web

In Amateur Photographer 16 February our annual Awards recognise the finest cameras, lenses and accessories and we get hands on with the new Lumix S1 and S1R. Plus, a guide…

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…

Camera raw skills

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

Datacolor Spyder X

The brand-new Datacolor SpyderX is a quick, easy-to-use solution for colour-calibrating your monitors. Find out more in Andy Westlake's in-depth review.

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…

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…

Amateur Photographer 9 February 2019 cover for web

In Amateur Photographer 9 February we show you how easy it is to use old lenses on your mirrorless camera, and we round up the most effective HDR software. Plus…

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

Amateur Photographer 2 February 2019 Cover for web

In Amateur Photographer 2 February we show you how to create cheap home lighting set-ups for better still-lifes and portraits. Plus we review Fuji's GFX 50R and report on the…

Printing tips

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

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…

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…