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  • Advancing your image editing with Color Efex Pro from the Nik Collection by DxO
    by Advertising Feature on 18th March 2019 at 11:15 am

    Nearly every photo you see today – on the web, social media, even in print magazines – has been edited. There are literally hundreds of tools on the market vying for our editing attention, from the super complex to the exceedingly simple. Today we are going to explore a simple yet powerful plugin for colour corrections, retouching, and creative effects: Color Efex Pro, from the Nik Collection by DxO. This is a creative plugin suite designed for photographersThe Nik Collection by DxO […]

  • How to take better travel photographs
    by Amateur Photographer on 18th March 2019 at 11:03 am

    The winning images at the International Travel POTY 2018 contest are outstanding and inspiring. AP speaks to some of the winning photographers about how they shoot a whole world of subjectsThe winning images at the International Travel POTY 2018 contest are outstanding and inspiring. AP speaks to some of the winning photographers about how they shoot a whole world of subjects […]

  • Getting the most from Content-aware fill in Photoshop
    by Martin Evening on 18th March 2019 at 11:02 am

    Martin Evening shows you how to fill selections with Content-Aware Fill and how to tame the resultsMartin Evening shows you how to fill selections with Content-Aware Fill and how to tame the results […]

  • CP+ interview: Canon to combine in-body and lens stabilisation
    by Geoff Harris on 13th March 2019 at 12:16 pm

    At the recent CP+ show in Yokohama, Japan, AP's Deputy Editor Geoff Harris had an exclusive meeting with several top Canon executives, who gave some useful insights into the company's current and future mirrorless strategy. Geoff spoke to Go Tokura: Image Communication Business Operations Chief Executive; Yoshiyuki Mizoguchi: Image Communication Business Operations Group Executive; and Naoya Kaneda: Image Communication Business Operations Group Executive AP: Do you continue to see Canon […]

  • DIY home-lighting solutions
    by Amateur Photographer on 12th March 2019 at 5:44 pm

    You don't need to spend a fortune to get professional-looking results. Claire Gillo shares her DIY home-lighting hacks for those on a budgetYou don't need to spend a fortune to get professional-looking results. Claire Gillo shares her DIY home-lighting hacks for those on a budget […]

  • Glorious gardens
    by Amateur Photographer on 12th March 2019 at 5:43 pm

    We speak to the photographers behind our favourite shots from the prestigious and most recent International Garden Photographer of the Year competitionWe speak to the photographers behind our favourite shots from the prestigious and most recent International Garden Photographer of the Year competition […]

  • Second-hand classic: Canon EOS 5D
    by Advertising feature by MPB on 12th March 2019 at 5:42 pm

    We look back at the iconic Canon EOS 5D – a camera that transformed full-frame DSLR photographyWe look back at the iconic Canon EOS 5D – a camera that transformed full-frame DSLR photography […]

  • Baby Love
    by ZEISS on 12th March 2019 at 12:00 pm

    Newborn baby photography is now a thing. Sussex-based pro Lisa Beaney talks to AP about her work and passes on a few tips for success Helped by high-profile celebrity mums on social media and the huge upsurge in women getting behind the camera, newborn baby …Continue reading » […]

  • Fujifilm X-T30 Sample Image Gallery
    by Michael Topham on 8th March 2019 at 7:08 am

    View a selection of high resolution images taken using the latest member in the X-series - the Fujifilm X-T30 Fujifilm X-T30, XF50-140mm f/2.8 R LM OIS WR, 1/200sec @ f/5.6, ISO 400The Fujifilm X-T30 is the successor to the popular X-T20 – the model that Fujifilm recently told us has been …Continue reading » […]

  • Leica Q2 Sample Image Gallery
    by Andy Westlake on 7th March 2019 at 1:59 pm

    Take a look at our high-resolution sample images from the 47.3MP Leica Q2 full-frame compact1/160sec at f/8, ISO 100Take a look at our high-resolution sample images from the 47.3MP Leica Q2 full-frame compact […]

  • Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 DG OS HSM Sport sample image gallery
    by Michael Topham on 1st March 2019 at 12:05 pm

    We've been testing the Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 DG OS HSM Sport - the company's latest telephoto zoom in its Global Vision series. View a gallery of shots, including links to full-size images belowCanon EOS R, Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 DG OS HSM Sport, 1/1250sec @ f/2.8, ISO 100View full size images taken with the Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 DG OS HSM Sport […]

  • CP+ news: Canon shows off concept cameras
    by Geoff Harris on 1st March 2019 at 9:31 am

    From the cute and child-like to the intriguing, this new range should develop in an interesting way in the next couple of yearsrptAs well as lots and lots about the Canon EOS R and RP, the Canon stand was showing off working …Continue reading » […]

  • CP+ news: Nikon shows prototype of fastest-ever lens
    by Geoff Harris on 1st March 2019 at 9:08 am

    As well as ton of interviews with the big makers and opportunities to get hands on with some of the hottest new cameras, we got the chance to ogle over Nikon's monster Nikkor Z 58mm f/0.95 S NoctcofAlthough no release date or pricing was forthcoming, a highlight of the Nikon stand was its prominent display of this …Continue reading » […]

  • CP+ show news: Fujifilm reveals more details of 100Mp GFX
    by Geoff Harris on 1st March 2019 at 6:20 am

    Deputy Editor Geoff Harris gets to spend some quality time with this 100Mp medium format monster during a hands on-meeting with Tomohide Yazawa, Shin Udono and Makoto Oishi from Fujifilm's Sales and Marketing Group.During a meeting with AP at CP +, Fujifilm executives confirmed more details of the eagerly awaited 100Mp medium format …Continue reading » […]

  • Sony FE 135mm F1.8 GM sample image gallery
    by Andy Westlake on 28th February 2019 at 5:31 pm

    See our image samples shot with this new full-frame fast portrait prime, taken at Sony's launch event in Gleneagles, ScotlandSony Alpha 7R III, Sony FE 135mm F1.8 GM, 1/1000sec at f/1.8, ISO 100AP’s technical editor Andy Westlake was lucky enough to be invited to try out Sony’s latest fast portrait prime, the …Continue reading » […]

  • CP+ news: Samyang announces new Canon EOS R and EOS RP lenses
    by Geoff Harris on 28th February 2019 at 1:32 pm

    Samyang becomes first independent maker to offer lenses for the full-frame mirrorless EOS R and RP modelsSamyang used CP+ to announce two manual focus prime lenses for the EOS R and RP, the 85mm f/1.4 telephoto and …Continue reading » […]

  • AP at CP+ camera show in Japan
    by Geoff Harris on 28th February 2019 at 10:01 am

    Deputy Editor Geoff Harris reports from this key camera show on the makers' home turfrptCP+ is the most important photography trade show in Japan, so all the big makers were there in force. The …Continue reading » […]

  • Sony reveals FE 135mm F1.8 GM
    by Andy Westlake on 26th February 2019 at 3:45 pm

    Fast portrait prime for full-frame mirrorlessThe Sony FE 135mm F1.8 GM, shot with the Sony FE 135mm F1.8 GMSony has announced a large-aperture portrait prime for its full-frame mirrorless system, the Sony FE 135mm F1.8 GM. As a …Continue reading » […]

  • Join AP in Brighton for the Secondhand Challenge with MPB
    by Nigel Atherton on 25th February 2019 at 2:37 pm

    Calling all female photographers! Are you free on Friday 8th March? In case you didn't know already that's International Women's Day, and to mark the occasion we've teamed up once more with leading Brighton-based photo retailer MPB for our second photo safari around Brighton, with AP Editor Nigel Atherton. We're looking for five women to join us at MPB's HQ, where you will be given some top quality secondhand kit from MPB’s stock to shoot with for the day, and challenged to take your best […]

  • AP Awards 2019: Lenses of the Year
    by Amateur Photographer on 24th February 2019 at 5:09 pm

    "Spend it on glass" has always been one of the best pieces of advice for photographers. Get the best-possible glass for your camera with these recommendations from our expert testing team. Prime Lens of the Year Sony FE 24mm F1.4 GM Why we like it Absolutely superb optical quality Smaller and …Continue reading » […]

  • Manfrotto 500 Hybrid Lightweight Video Tripod
    on 19th March 2019 at 9:13 am

    Manfrotto 500 Hybrid Lightweight video kit - Manfrotto have announced a new tripod kit for video featuring the 500 Fluid Video head. […]

  • The Photography Show 2019 Best Bits
    on 19th March 2019 at 3:52 pm

    TPS 2019 show highlights - ePHOTOzine is on the ground at The Photography Show 2019 and here's our roundup of the best bits so far from the show. […]

  • Xiaomi Announces Redmi 7 With Same Camera as Mi 6 In China
    on 19th March 2019 at 3:52 pm

    Xiaomi have announced the Redmi 7 smartphone in China, which has the same camera setup as the Mi 6 smartphone and also feature a universal infrared sensor allowing it to be used to control many household electronic devices. […]

  • Huawei P Smart+ Is A Budget Smartphone With Triple Lens Camera
    on 19th March 2019 at 3:52 pm

    Huawei P Smart+ - Huawei have launched a new affordable smartphone aimed at younger consumers featuring a triple lens camera. The Huawei P Smart+ has a sleek design with a tiny dew drop notch on the front and an FHD+ screen. […]

  • Rally Car Action Shot Awarded POTW Accolade
    on 19th March 2019 at 3:52 pm

    An action shot of a rally car has been awarded the POTW accolade this week. Find out why it stood out to us here. […]

  • Samyang AF MF Lenses At The Photography Show 2019
    on 19th March 2019 at 3:52 pm

    New Samyang AF 85mm f/1.4 FE, MF 85mm f/1.4 RF, MF 14mm f/2.8 RF lenses and more on display at The Photography Show 2019 […]

  • Nikon Z 24-70mm f/2.8 S Pro Lens Hands-On
    on 19th March 2019 at 3:52 pm

    We go hands-on with the new Nikon Z 24-70mm f/2.8 S Pro lens made for Nikon's full-frame Z system, and due for release in April. […]

  • Future Canon RF Lenses At TPS 2019
    on 19th March 2019 at 3:52 pm

    Canon RF 85mm f/1.2, 24-70mm f/2.8, 15-35mm full-frame lenses, due for release later this year, shown at The Photography Show 2019. […]

  • Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 150-400mm f/4.5 IS PRO At TPS
    on 17th March 2019 at 11:09 am

    Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 150-400mm f/4.5 IS PRO Hands-On - We have a look at the new Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 150-400mm f/4.5 IS Pro lens for Micro Four Thirds. […]

  • Lomography Lomogon 32mm f/2.5 Art Lens Hands-On At TPS
    on 17th March 2019 at 10:50 am

    Lomography Lomogon 32mm f/2.5 Lens Hands-On - We go hands-on with the Lomography Lomogon 32mm f/2.5 Art lens, made with ZENIT in Russia. […]