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The December issue of Practical Photography will be with you very soon! Here’s what’s coming your way…

 December 2018 issue of Practical Photography magazine

December 2018 issue of Practical Photography magazine

Free gifts
Get a 32-page Affinity Photo software guide packed with step-by-step tutorials, watch 60 minutes of new how-to videos and editing tutorials, create personalised Christmas cards with 10 custom templates, and much more.

Learn from the best to shoot smarter
Eleven top professionals share their thoughts on what it means to be a pro and why their experience, mistakes and successes can help you become a better photographer.

Discover the wonders of urbex
Explore the urban exploration genre and find beauty in decay and dereliction with this inspirational expert guide led by urbex legend Thomas Mueller.

The knowledge – Photokina special
All the main news from the world’s biggest photo show, including Panasonic’s entry into the full-frame market, Sigma’s latest lenses and Fuji’s 102-megapixel medium-format behemoth.

Photoshop Genius
Discover Lightroom’s lesser-known modules, use Layers to create multiple exposures, master the Pen Tool, change eye colour and remove people from busy street scenes.

Know your stuff
Ideas for staying inspired this winter, advice for great pet portraits, selecting the right AF mode, finding the most useful focal length, and many more questions answered.

Camera know-how
Our in-depth guide to your camera’s key features returns with a look at pop-up flash and three projects that will transform the way you think about this often-overlooked tech.

Get into gear
It’s a bumper reviews section this month, with full tests of the full-frame Nikon Z7 and Z-Mount lenses, Fujifilm’s retro X-T3, DJI’s Mavic 2 Zoom drone, and Sony’s super-fast 24mm f/1.4 GM lens.

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