PhotoPlus : The Canon Magazine

PhotoPlus : The Canon Magazine January 2020

Introducing the all-new PhotoPlus: The Canon Magazine, the biggest and best Canon DSLR photography magazine. We're now bigger and better than ever, with 148 pages packed with more Canon EOS DSLR techniques, test and tips than ever. You'll find new Canon pro photographer interviews, more in-depth Canon DSLR and kit tests, a comprehensive Canon DSLR and lens buyers' guide, Canon School technical advice, photo stories and more

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Editor It’s the season to be jolly… you know the rest. I love Christmas as, not only is it a good excuse to meet up with friends and family for a few festive drinks, it gives you a big excuse to ask Santa for (or treat yourself to) new camera kit! To give you some brilliant ideas we have our Big Christmas Photo Kit Guide on page 65. With over fifty great products from under £15 to over £399, there’s something to suit every budget this year. If you’re looking for bigger new toys to buy then check our Canon Gear of the Year where we reveal the very best Canon EOS cameras, lenses and accessories of 2019, from page 105. Also inside, our PhotoPlus Apprentice stays in the warm and learns…

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our guarantee

• We’re the only photo magazine in the newsagent that’s 100% DEDICATED TO CANON EOS DSLR OWNERS so we’re 100% relevant to your needs.• WE’RE 100% INDEPENDENT which means we’re free to publish what we feel is best for EVERY CANON DSLR PHOTOGRAPHER from beginners to enthusiasts to professionals.• We’re CANON ENTHUSIASTS and, with our contributors, we can offer years of EXPERT PHOTOGRAPHY EXPERIENCE. We’re always excited to pass on what we’ve learned.• We’re more than just a print mag; YOU CAN BUY PHOTOPLUS FOR ANY DIGITAL DEVICE WORLDWIDE via Apple iTunes, Google Play, Zinio, Magzter, Amazon Kindle, B&N Nook, PocketMags or PressReader.• Our Video Disc has THE VERY BEST DSLR TECHNIQUE & PHOTOSHOP VIDEO GUIDES, which can also be viewed via our digital editions.• We’re proud to use THE…

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Peter Travers Editor • 5D Mark IV peter.travers@futurenet.com “Simplicity can be the key to producing the best results, as our Apprentice learns by using only window light to capture stunning portraits.” PAGE 08 Dan Mold Technique editor • 7D Mk II dan.mold@futurenet.com “Winter presents wonderful photo opportunities for documenting nature. Read our big guide to see how you can get amazing winter wildlife shots!” PAGE 30 Ben Andrews Lab manager • 5D Mark III ben.andrews@futurenet.com “It’s easy to forget Canon’s smaller EOS ‘CSC’ models with the new mirrorless R and RP, but the new M200 is a worthy budget crop-sensor camera.” PAGE 102 James Paterson Technique writer • 5D Mark IV james.paterson@futurenet.com “Start your engines! I created a high-quality studio look for a vintage motor on my front drive no less. Find out how in my clever photo project this issue.” PAGE 46 Martin Parfitt Art editor…

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this issue’s contributors…

Rebecca Faith Pro photographer, Rebecca, shows a lucky Apprentice how to take luxurious lifestyle photographs. PAGE 08 Richard Cannon Portrait perfectionist, Richard, lets us take a deep dive into his kit bag and see how he gets such excellent images. PAGE 84 David Noton Is an 8K monitor worth it? David thinks so as he tells the tale of a monochrome shoreline that stunned. PAGE 42 Marcus Hawkins Marcus shows you exactly how you can be smarter with your focus and ensure that you never miss a shot. PAGE 88 Michel D’Oultremont Still relatively new to the pro world, but no less talented, Michel details his career. PAGE 72 Brian Worley Is there anything about Canon gear that Brian doesn’t know? Find out in the latest batch of techy Q&As. PAGE 92 Our contributors Ben Andrews, Richard Cannon, Rebecca Faith, Marcus Hawkins,…

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lust for lifestyle

APPRENTICE NAME: LEANNE HART CAMERA: CANON EOS 200D LEANNE, 35 years old, is a professional make-up artist from Weston-super-Mare, in Somerset. Her husband bought her a Canon EOS 200D with a Canon EF 50mm f/1.4 prime lens, and she asked for our help to show her how to take better beauty shots. Leanne was struggling to find flattering ways to take portraits that are interesting and show off her make-up skills! We were happy to help. www.leannehart.co.uk CANON PRO NAME: REBECCA FAITH CAMERA: CANON EOS 5DS R REBECCA, 44 years old, is an experienced pro portrait and wedding photographer based in Mendips, Somerset. She became a photographer following her degree in photography and after travelling the world with her camera. In her 20-plus years as a pro she’s built up a portfolio of top clients, and she’s shot every type of portrait;…

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01 SEVEN DEADLY SINS BY KIM AYRES Kim’s approach to the theme of ‘Food Glorious Food’ is what makes it stand out as the winner in this month’s comp, as it’s a fantastically creative and well-executed portrait with food being an integral part of the setup. Kim tells us, “I was commissioned to shoot a set of portraits around the theme of seven deadly sins for In House Chocolates in Scotland and this is my favourite image from the shoot”. Lens Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L USM Exposure 1/160 sec, f/8, ISO100 02 COLOUR SPLASH BY JACQUI SCOTT (FOTOPHANTASIA) Combining action with food photography isn’t an easy job, but that’s what Jacqui’s managed to do with her vibrant image of three peppers being dropped into a tank of water. She made sure that all three were…