Practical Photography UK - 2019 March
Сontents magazine - Practical Photography UK - 2019 MarchSkills & ideas
Beyond the lens: Windswept self-portraits, extreme close-ups and elegant prima ballerinas.
10 clicks: Recharge your creative juices with ten exciting photo projects to start now.
Learn from the icons: Join Adams, Lange, Cameron and Cartier-Bresson for a quick history lesson.
Reader showcase: Our new series starts with super-talented reader Matt Watkins’ landscapes.
Table-top projects: Turn everyday objects into stylish still life with these clever technique ideas.
Know your stuff: Best cameras for students, poses for portraits and depth-of-field preview.
Shoot to ’shop: Make your own Victorian cabinet cards with our free frames and textures.
Feedback: Our experts take a closer look at your best images and offer their advice.
Celebrity skin: Famed portrait pro Perou explains why razor-sharp wit is his secret weapon.
Camera know-how: Get sharper shots with your camera and lenses’ image stabilisation features.
Your free gifts: Creative presets, 65 minutes of new how-to videos, and more.
The knowledge: All the latest photography news, from awards to kit rumours.
Simon Roy: Unexpected encounters result in some of the best shots.
Verity Milligan: Finding seasonal interest and beauty in the humble tree.
Make easy selections: Use Photoshop’s new Focus Area feature to quickly select sharp subjects.
Reposition your subjects: Portraits not striking the right pose? Bend limbs with the Puppet Warp Tool.
Create a comic book hero: Composite a dynamic Hollywood action scene with a few creative techniques.
Fine-tune presets: Download The Fader for Lightroom and get pin-point precision when editing.
Build photograms: Mimic this classic darkroom effect and turn everyday objects into abstract art.
Use your free actions: Add a range of creative effects with your 25 bespoke one-click actions.
Get Into Gear
Champion CSCs: Canon’s EOS R and Nikon’s Z6 take on Sony’s acclaimed Alpha 7 III.
Samyang 14mm f/2.8: The latest wide-angle Nikon-fit prime is put through its paces.
Fujifilm 200mm f/2: Can Fuji’s first pro-spec telephoto prime justify its enormous £5k price-tag?
Best enthusiast cameras: Mid-range DSLRs and CSCs from £889 go head-to-head in this huge comparison test.
Mini tests: DJI’s pocket-sized gimbal wows with its innovative technology, Skylum Luminar 3 takes on Lightroom, and more.
5 of the best: Take to the skies with the latest 4K drones on the market.
Date: 2019 March