Digital Camera World December 2020

Digital Camera is the definitive guide to digital SLR photography and will show you how to improve any digital photo. It’s packed with practical photography advice and Photoshop tutorials to help you become a better digital photographer. With buying advice to help you choose the DSLR, compact system camera, lens, tripod, printer, or camera bag that’s right for you, it covers all DSLRs including Canon EOS/Rebel and Nikon systems. The perfect title for both amateur and pro photographers

País:
United Kingdom
Idioma:
English
Editor:
Future Publishing Ltd
Periodicidad:
Monthly
USD 6.99
USD 59.99
13 Números

en este número

1 min.
welcome

Few things cheer the soul more than viewing a well-captured scenic landscape, so to provide some healing balm during these strange times, we’ve curated a landscapes special issue. Our cover feature (p62) will help you to approach landscape photography in new ways, by busting 10 common myths of the genre, while our Hotshots gallery (p86) showcases winning entries from Landscape Photographer of the Year 2020. Photo Answers fields some queries about shooting landscapes (p106), and our Group Test will help you choose an ND filter kit (p126). If you’d rather be creative indoors, though, Photo Active (p20) and Stay at Home (p45) offer a panorama of creative projects. Also this month, you can use our seasonal Gift Guide (p114) to buy some gifts for any photo fans in your life,…

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this month’s contributors

Steve McCurry Visual storyteller Also often referred to as a ‘master photographer’, Steve’s work needs little introduction. But you won’t know the images in his new book – see some from page 12. Doug Allan Film-maker and photographer His work has graced some of the finest documentaries ever made about wildlife and the natural world. Discover the secrets of Doug’s success from page 134. Abstract Reality Experimental photographer Model-turned-photographer Abstract Reality (aka Natasha) uses neon lighting and long exposures to create modern-day psychedelia. See page 20. Jon Devo Photographer and writer A photographer as well as a keen follower of technology, Jon soon hopes to witness an explosion in connectivity as cameras and camera phones collide. Page 118. Luis Cruz Fashion photographer Bristol-based portrait and fashion photographer Luiz specialises in creative, vibrant images. We get his top tips for location shoots. See page 38. Tyrone…

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1 min.
your gifts

26 organic border effects to download 10 grunge effects to add texture to your photos Add a variety of different layer effects to your photos with these 10 textures, in the Gifts folder in your download. See page 46 for the method behind them. 9 all-new tips cards They’re back! Physical cards you can keep in your kit bag, then refer to whenever you need settings info. Buyer’s Guide ebook 244 pages of the latest camera and lens reviews, plus buying advice for accessories! See the Gifts folder in your download. PRACTICAL PHOTOSHOP SENSATIONAL IMAGES MADE SIMPLE 84 MINUTES OF VIDEO PHOTOSHOP Control landscape colours PHOTOSHOP Create a water reflection effect LIGHTROOM/CAMERA RAW Process male portraits PHOTOSHOP Add an organic border PHOTOSHOP/PS ELEMENTS High-contrast colour effects CAMERA SKILLS Shoot with photo backdrops PHOTOSHOP The Magic Wand AFFINITY PHOTO Boost colour We’ve changed the way we deliver gifts – please see over Dear readers, Due to conditions caused by…

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1 min.
your digital content

HOW TO GET YOUR DIGITAL GIFTS STEP 1 ENTER THIS URL www.digitalcameraworld.com/dc236 Enter the URL above into the destination bar of your internet browser – we’re using Google Chrome, but other browsers work in a similar way. Please do not enter it in any search field or search bar (see the examples above). This will take you to a page on our website. STEP 2 START YOUR DOWNLOAD Just click the highlighted link Here you’ll find all the files, videos and resources to accompany this issue of Digital Camera. Scroll to just underneath the image and click on Download the disc for Digital Camera 236 and your download will start. It should only take a few minutes on most broadband connections. STEP 3 ACCESS YOUR FILES Open the .zip In your Downloads folder, or wherever you chose to download your…

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7 min.
the unseen world

Photographer Based in New York, Steve McCurry is an internationally acclaimed photographer who is probably best-known for his iconic image ‘Afghan Girl’. In 2014 the Royal Photographic Society awarded him the Centenary Medal for Lifetime Achievement, and in 2019 he was inducted into the International Photography Hall of Fame. stevemccurry.com Like many of us around the world, Steve McCurry’s travels have been curtailed by Covid-19 – but the prolific photographer hasn’t been sitting still. The latest showcase of his work is in his new book, In Search of Elsewhere, which includes over 100 previously unseen images from his career. Now aged 70, McCurry is currently at home in New York, but is already working on his next book project and is spending time shooting locally, either with his Leica SL or his phone. He…

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free lowepro tahoe bp150 bag

Your Lowepro Tahoe BP150 bag Keep your camera gear and a tablet protected and organised in the light and weather-resistant Tahoe Backpack 150. Its customisable and well-padded main compartment and roomy front pocket offer plenty of storage for a day’s worth of essential gear. A zippered outer pocket offers space for earbuds, pens, keys and more. Softly padded shoulder straps adjust for a comfortable fit. Keep your photo gear and tablet protected and organised Customisable main compartment and front pocket offer lots of storage Zippered outer pocket has space for earbuds, pens, keys and more Your special Christmas offer • FREE Lowepro Tahoe BP150 bag worth £64.95 • Enjoy 12 months of Digital Camera for just £44.99 – that’s just £3.47 an issue! • Receive every issue delivered direct to your door • A thoughtful gift that keeps delivering…

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