category_outlined / Fotografi
Amateur PhotographerAmateur Photographer

Amateur Photographer


Published by Time Inc. (UK) Ltd Amateur Photographer is the world's oldest weekly magazine for photography enthusiasts. With its unique weekly format, it is the first for news and events, plus features on techniques, equipment tests and darkroom advice. It appeals to those interested in buying and learning about digital and film photographic equipment, wanting advice on improving their technique, and learning about the greats in photography. Regular features on reader portfolios, darkroom, digital, black & white and photographer profiles ensure all areas of photography are covered. With an audience of dedicated photography enthusiasts.

United Kingdom
Les merkeyboard_arrow_down
51 Utgaver


access_time1 min.
a week in photography

The mirrorless revolution has been THE big hardware story of the past few years and it has not played out yet, with plenty of new cameras as well as exciting firmware updates for existing gear. There are still a lot of mirrorless sceptics out there, however, or people who are just cautious about trading in their DSLRs. So in this special issue, we explore the many benefits of mirrorless, and ask eight top photographers to share their experiences of changing systems. And if you think decent mirrorless systems are still relatively expensive, check out our review of the Fujifilm X-T30, for under £1,000. Even if you are happy to stick with your DSLR system, there is plenty of interest in this issue, including a fascinating portrait project by Carolyn…

access_time1 min.
join us online

amateurphotographer. co.uk Facebook.com/Amateur. photographer.magazine flickr.com/groups/ amateurphotographer @AP_Magazine amateurphotographer magazine …

access_time1 min.

THIS spring scene of crocuses was uploaded to Instagram using the hashtag #appicoftheweek. It was taken by photographer Rupinder Khural. She tells us, ‘I love taking photos of flowers. One of the main things I consider when shooting nature is how the background will look and how to frame my subject. I was drawn to this patch of crocuses as they looked really beautiful under the pink shade of some nearby magnolia trees. The sun was shining and I wanted to capture a little backlight in the petals so I laid down on the muddy ground and focused on one flower in the foreground. I was very pleased with the end result.'IMAGES MAY BE USED FOR PROMOTION PURPOSES ONLINE AND ON SOCIAL MEDIA © RUPINDER KHURAL…

access_time1 min.

Each week we choose our favourite picture on Facebook, Instagram, Flickr, Twitter or the reader gallery using #appicoftheweek. PermaJet proudly supports the online picture of the week winner, who will receive a top-quality print of their image on the finest PermaJet paper*. It is important to bring images to life outside the digital sphere, so we encourage everyone to get printing today! Visit www.permajet.com to learn more. *PLEASE ALLOW UP TO 28 DAYS FOR DELIVERY…

access_time1 min.
send us your pictures

If you’d like to see your work published in Amateur Photographer, here’s how to send us your images: Email Email a selection of low-res images (up to 5MB of attachments in total) to appicturedesk@ti-media.com. CD/DVD Send us a disc of high-resolution JPEG, TIFF or PSD images (at least 2480 pixels along its longest length), with a contact sheet, to the address on page 12. Via our online communities Post your pictures into our Flickr group, Facebook page, Twitter feed, or the gallery on our website. See details above.…

access_time2 min.
news round-up

EOS R now has Eye-detection Servo AFCanon has updated the firmware for its EOS R full-frame mirrorless camera. Version 1.2.0 enables eye detection when using the Servo AF or Movie Servo AF settings. Sony already offers a similar feature and Nikon is expected to offer it soon for its Z series via a firmware update. There are also other minor improvements in Canon’s firmware tweak. See bit.ly/eosrfirmware. New Olympus ambassadorMarcus Clackson, a London-based shooter specialising in design, advertising and editorial photography, has been named an Olympus Commercial Ambassador. Marcus has been acting as the Macro Ambassador for four years, and this new category ‘has been created to enable a new focus to better align with his specialism,’ said the company. See his work at www.marcusclackson.co.uk. Roche onIf you…