Digital Camera World December 2021

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

This month we’ve put together an outdoor special to help our landscape-focused readers get the most from their shoots before winter starts to bite. Turn straight to our cover feature (p58) for a 12-page masterclass in capturing classic scenic views, and see how far you can take what you learn by viewing the winning entries of Landscape Photographer of the Year, in Hotshots (p80). You’ll also find more outdoor photography techniques in Photo Active (p20), and Camera College leaves nothing to chance in its guide to shooting your best-ever autumn photos (p70). Inspirational images by top pros this month include those of adventure photographer Chris Burkard (p134), while Suzi Eszterhas explains the enduring appeal of photographing newborn animals (p10). Camera and lens reviews lead with a hands-on of the Sony…

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this month’s contributors

Chris Burkard Adventure photographer Chris has turned a passion for surfing into a career that takes him to the furthest corners of the world. Join him on his travels in our interview on page 134 Suzi Eszterhas Wildlife photographer Getting close to wildlife is difficult at the best of times, but doubly so when there’s a newborn involved. Find out how Suzi Eszterhas pulls off the feat on page 10 Luke Davis Photographer Luke’s life journey has included touring in a band and waiting tables, but photography has taken over now! Explore his portfolio of work on page 20 Jon Devo Photographer and writer Jon enjoys celebrating the upsides of fast-developing camera tech. This issue, he explores the interaction of virtual photography and gaming. Page 120 Benedict Brain Fine-art photographer Ben delights in exploring the outer fringes of creative photography – and encouraging others…

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your gifts

9 ALL-NEW TIPS CARDS This issue, get wallet-sized advice on action shots, nature-inspired portraits and capturing classic planes at air shows. If your copy doesn’t include printed cards, see the Gifts folder of this issue’s download for print-your-own versions. ALL-NEW TIPS CARDS! ✔ 9 subjects ✔ Techniques ✔ Settings ✔ Kit list Super Skies Kit for Photoshop CC Head to the Gifts folder of this issue’s download to nab 32 brilliant sky backdrops, then turn to page 92 for Jon Adams’ guide to replacing the dull sky in an image with something more dramatic, using the Sky Replacement Tool in Photoshop CC. Buyer’s Guide ebook Over 270 pages of camera and lens reviews, plus buying advice for accessories! See the Gifts folder in your download.…

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your digital content

HOW TO GET YOUR DIGITAL GIFTS STEP 1 ENTER THIS URL www.digitalcameraworld.com/dc249 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 gifts and videos to accompany this issue of Digital Camera. Click on the link labelled Download the disc for Digital Camera 249 and your download will start, delivered from our own secure server. STEP 3 ACCESS YOUR FILES Open the. zip In your Downloads folder, or wherever you chose to download your files to, double-click the dc249-disc.zip file icon. Then when it expands, double-click…

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suzi eszterhas

Suzi Eszterhas Wildlife photographer and conservationist Suzi Eszterhas is an award-winning wildlife photographer, best-known for her work documenting newborn animals and family life in the wild. She was awarded as the 2021 Outstanding Photographer of the Year by the North American Nature Photography Association. She has also won awards in many competitions including the Wildlife Photographer of the Year Competition, National Wildlife Photo Contest and Environmental Photographer of the Year. She has 21 books in print, with another three in progress. Her latest book, New on Earth: Baby Animals in the Wild, is published by Earth Aware Editions. www.suzieszterhas.com Suzi Eszterhas has been “completely obsessed” with baby animals ever since she was a child. “It’s because of the vulnerability and innocence,” she says. “When these images touch people, it can soften their hearts and…

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why is nature photography so male-dominated?

Suzi Eszterhas says: “There’s no single smoking gun. Historically, men have been able to have the jobs that involved more travel. Having children can be part of it, but with Girls Who Click [see page 16], we have three women who are mothers. I love having them on-board, as it shows that it’s possible to work as a photographer and have children. “The marketing of camera gear has historically always been towards men. There weren’t female role models, and that becomes self-perpetuating. “It’s also a highly competitive field, and studies show that women tend to be less competitive than men. At photography conferences, there are a ton of women. But when you get to the professional arena, it’s almost all male. “There’s also the historical sexism and self-perpetuating macho attitude. In the United…