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  • Canon RF lens roadmap reveals six new lenses for 2019
    by Andy Westlake on 14th February 2019 at 3:59 am

    A trio of f/2.8 pro zooms, two 85mm f/1.2 portrait lenses and a 10x superzoom are coming for Canon's full-frame mirrorless system Canon RF 70-200mm F2.8L IS USM A trio of f/2.8 pro zooms, two 85mm f/1.2 portrait lenses and a 10x superzoom are coming for Canon's full-frame mirrorless system in 2019 […]

  • AP Awards 2019 Winners Gallery
    by Nigel Atherton on 13th February 2019 at 7:41 pm

    Gallery of winners of the Amateur Photographer Awards 2019 collecting their trophies from AP Editor Nigel Atherton. The Amateur Photographer Awards were held at the Bulgari Hotel, Knightsbridge, London, on Friday 8th February. For a full list of winners see this week's issue. […]

  • Choosing the best paper for film printing
    by Amateur Photographer on 12th February 2019 at 3:40 pm

    There are several factors to consider when it comes to choosing paper for printing. Mike Crawford explains all you need to knowThere are several factors to consider when it comes to choosing paper for printing. Mike Crawford explains all you need to know […]

  • Best rear-loading backpacks
    by Amateur Photographer on 12th February 2019 at 3:39 pm

    Access your camera kit with ease when it’s wet and muddy. James Abbott looks at six rear-loading backpacks that are perfect for winter shootingAccess your camera kit with ease when it’s wet and muddy. James Abbott looks at six rear-loading backpacks that are perfect for winter shooting […]

  • AP’s 2019 awards – a huge success
    by Geoff Harris on 11th February 2019 at 8:47 pm

    Top products of the year named, plus awards for lifetime's achievement, great customer service and moreAP has just held its annual awards amidst the glittering surroundings of the Bvlgari Hotel in Knightsbridge, London, with the …Continue reading » […]

  • Get perfect perspective
    by Martin Evening on 11th February 2019 at 8:36 pm

    Working with the Lens Corrections and Transform panels in Photoshop's Camera Raw plug-in, enables you to make adjustments at the raw-processing stage, says Martin EveningWorking with the Lens Corrections and Transform panels in Photoshop's Camera Raw plug-in, enables you to make adjustments at the raw-processing stage, says Martin Evening […]

  • Work smarter and faster with Lightroom
    by Amateur Photographer on 11th February 2019 at 8:35 pm

    Whether you’re new to Lightroom or a seasoned professional, James Paterson has 20 top tips to help you organise and edit smarterWhether you’re new to Lightroom or a seasoned professional, James Paterson has 20 top tips to help you organise and edit smarter […]

  • Turn your best photos into canvas prints
    by Advertising Feature on 8th February 2019 at 10:17 am

    As effortless and straightforward as photo-printing may seem, there are some important considerations to keep in mind before making your first order. Here's how to ensure your best photos make a smooth and satisfying transition from cloud or card storage to canvas print...Personalised photo printing has been long recognised as simple and affordable means of exhibiting one’s best photos in a physical …Continue reading » […]

  • Win a free place on a Michael Freeman online course
    by Geoff Harris on 5th February 2019 at 9:45 am

    Michael Freeman is one of the UK's most experienced and respected photography tutors. Send us your best winter images/images of the recent snowfalls and you could get on his foundation course for free!Michael’s foundation course gives a thorough grounding for pursuing photography seriously. It covers all aspects of composition, far beyond the …Continue reading » […]

  • DxO PhotoLab 2 – a great alternative to Adobe
    by Amateur Photographer on 5th February 2019 at 9:36 am

    With an updated image library and revamped tools, DxO’s PhotoLab 2 could be your new favourite raw editor. James Paterson explores its key featuresWith an updated image library and revamped tools, DxO’s PhotoLab 2 could be your new favourite raw editor. James Paterson explores its key features […]

  • What is the best smartphone for serious photographers?
    by Amy Davies on 5th February 2019 at 9:35 am

    In an increasingly competitive market, choosing the camera you always have with you can be tricky. Amy Davies picks the cream of the cropIn an increasingly competitive market, choosing the camera you always have with you can be tricky. Amy Davies picks the cream of the cro […]

  • Top tips for better winter shots
    by Amateur Photographer on 4th February 2019 at 12:05 pm

    It has been pretty darn chilly recently but just because it’s cold outside it doesn’t mean your photography has to go on the back-burner. James Abbott shows how to get better winter landscapes, macro and moreJust because it’s cold outside it doesn’t mean your photography has to go on the back-burner. James Abbott shows how to get better winter landscapes, macro and mor […]

  • Get the black and white film look – with digital cameras
    by Amateur Photographer on 30th January 2019 at 10:03 am

    Transform your digital images into black & white analog classics by using simple tools. James Paterson gives you a masterclassTransform your digital images into black & white analog classics by using simple tools. James Paterson gives you a masterclass […]

  • 25 top tips for perfect photo prints
    by Amateur Photographer on 28th January 2019 at 2:14 pm

    It’s time to get your best photos out of your cameras and phones and into the light of day. Matthew Richards offers 25 top tips for perfect photo printsIt’s time to get your best photos out of your cameras and phones and into the light of day. Matthew Richards offers 25 top tips for perfect photo prints […]

  • APOY 2018 winner Neil Burnell’s tips for success
    by Amateur Photographer on 25th January 2019 at 12:33 pm

    At the start of 2018, Neil Burnell set out to win Amateur Photographer of the Year (APOY). By Christmas, he’d done it. He tells Ailsa McWhinnie how he went about tackling the eight-round competitionAt the start of 2018, Neil Burnell set out to win APOY. By Christmas, he’d done it. He tells Ailsa McWhinnie how he went about tackling the eight-round competition […]

  • I see a blood moon rising
    by Geoff Harris on 25th January 2019 at 12:10 pm

    British photographer Neale Thibaut made some really outstanding images of the blood/wolf moon earlier this week. Here is an in-depth explanation of how he pulled it offHow did you prepare for the super blood moon? The weather was going to be a critical factor here. It …Continue reading » […]

  • Five ways to improve your photo retouching
    by Advertising Feature on 24th January 2019 at 2:15 pm

    In the quest to create stunning imagery, you may not always be satisfied with the shot you get straight out of the camera. Retouching an image allows you to enhance what you capture, and heighten aspects like depth of tone and richness of colour. There’s a wealth of knowledge to gain on the subject of photo editing, but the first rule of retouching great imagery is all about the equipment you’re using. From researching your ideal camera to learning how to use editing software; […]

  • Olympus reveals radio-controlled flash system and upcoming lenses
    by Andy Westlake on 24th January 2019 at 6:00 am

    Upcoming FL-700WR flash will be joined by FC-WR wireless commander and FR-WR receiver unitsOlympus's new FL-700WR includes radio wireless control Upcoming FL-700WR flash will be joined by FC-WR wireless commander and FR-WR receiver units […]

  • Location guide: Devoke Water in the Lake District
    by Amateur Photographer on 23rd January 2019 at 3:21 pm

    Devoke Water in the Lakes is a great location for photographic opportunities in bad weather, says Dave FieldhouseDevoke Water in the Lakes is a great location for photographic opportunities in bad weather, says Dave Fieldhous […]

  • Second-hand camera best buys
    by Audley Jarvis on 18th January 2019 at 2:54 pm

    If you want your budget to go as far as possible you should consider buying second-hand. Audley Jarvis reveals some of the best bargains to be hadIf you want your budget to go as far as possible you should consider buying second-hand. Audley Jarvis reveals some of the best bargains to be had […]

  • Save 10% On Camera Insurance With Eversure Insurance
    on 16th February 2019 at 10:45 pm

    Eversure Insurance is offering ePHOTOzine readers the chance to save 10% on camera insurance policies. […]

  • Xiaomi Mi 9 48MP Smartphone Sample Photos & First Look At The Phone
    on 15th February 2019 at 11:49 am

    Xiaomi's Chuan Wang has been sharing images he's captured with the Xiaomi Mi 9 which has a triple camera and a main 48MP sensor. […]

  • The Second February Photo Month Winner Has Been Announced
    on 15th February 2019 at 11:16 am

    It's time to reveal the second winner of February's Photo Month competition. […]

  • Meike Announce New MK-XT100G Hand Grip
    on 15th February 2019 at 10:08 am

    Meike have announced a new handgrip for the Fujifilm X-T100 camera, made from aluminium alloy and featuring a tripod mount. […]

  • Nikon Z7 & Nikon Z6 Firmware Update Will Bring Eye-Detection AF & More
    on 16th February 2019 at 10:45 pm

    Nikon has announced further details on the development of new firmware for its full-frame mirrorless cameras. […]

  • Converts Film To JPEG Files With Kodak's New Digital Film Scanners
    on 14th February 2019 at 11:57 am

    Two new digital film scanners and a 35mm slide viewer from Kodak can now be purchased from Amazon and they're rather reasonably priced. […]

  • Canon Launch EOS RP Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera
    on 14th February 2019 at 10:27 am

    Canon has released the EOS RP full-frame mirrorless camera which is their smallest and lightest full frame body to date. […]

  • Irix Introducing Their Brand To The Japanese Market
    on 14th February 2019 at 10:03 am

    Irix will be attending the CP+ Camera & Photo Imaging Show in Japan, which starts on 28 February 2019. […]

  • Nikon Announces Z 24-70mm f/2.8 S Lens
    on 14th February 2019 at 9:20 am

    Nikon has announced the first of the new f/2.8 Pro lenses for Nikon Z mount - the 24-70mm f/2.8 S. […]

  • 4K Video Added To Waterproof Fujifilm FinePix XP140
    on 14th February 2019 at 5:06 am

    Fujifilm has announced the new XP140 - Fujifilm's compact, waterproof camera, which now features 4K video recording, and improved waterproofing. […]