Sensor The Alpha 7R IV boasts the world’s first 61MP back-illuminated full-frame sensor, offering really impressive levels of detail. Its predecessor offers a lower-resolution 42.4MP sensor. While many portrait and…

Portraits Whether you are working on location or in the studio, the Alpha Sony 7R IV delivers breathtaking levels of resolution and detail. As you can see from Michael Topham’s…

Lighting shooting against the light

During the course of just 24 hours the colour, intensity and direction of natural light changes dramatically, leading to countless photographic opportunities, says John Wade

Newborn photography props

What’s the difference between baby and newborn photography? Plenty, says leading practitioner Kristina Mack who shares a few of her trade secrets

Amateur Photographer 17 August 2019 Cover

In AP 17 August, three pros tell you how to get creative with the ‘wrong lens’. Plus, we test Fujifilm’s 102MP GFX100 and Sigma’s 28mm F1.4 DG HSM Art lens…

There’s also a SmartClone feature for object removal, a Refine Brush for refining selections, a faster text tool and extensive support for layers and masks. Upgrade to the Ultimate edition,…

The new Sony Alpha 7R IV has a 61Mp chip. Are we getting close to the maximum number of photosites that can be fitted onto a full frame sensor? So while we can’t talk about…

While sales of its full-frame mirrorless cameras and lenses appear robust, the company has been hit hard by falling sales of entry to mid-range DSLRs in Asia, particularly in the…

Amateur Photographer 10 August 2019 cover for web

In Amateur Photographer 10 August we have money-saving DIY hacks, tips for shooting in harsh summer light, John Wade’s guide to roll film SLRs, and much more. Plus we test…

It has been a busy year for Sigma; as well as producing a wide range of quality lenses for established camera mounts and its own cameras, the company also announced…

Talk about the many highs of photography – the highest museum dedicated to mountain photography is located at 2275m in the Pustertal Valley, South Tyrol, Italy, and is a must-see…

Claire Gillo light

Professional photographers from across the globe reveal their top tips for shooting environmental portraits, documentary portraiture, weddings, action portraits and professional headshots