The January issue of Practical Photography is on sale now! Here’s what you can look forward to…
Vintage Effects collection with 17 unique borders, tones and scratches; 8 snow textures for adding a touch of winter to any shot; 60 minutes of new camera and editing videos; 32-page Photoshop magazine; and camera buying ebook.
Focusing – get it right every time
Harness the true power of focusing with our in-depth guide featuring five of the world’s most interesting pros. From expansive landscapes and fashion-conscious portraits to gritty reportage and high-speed action, we’ve got the settings, skills and insight you need to improve your hit rate.
Three amazing astro images you must shoot
The night sky is one of the most awe-inspiring photographic subjects there is, and you can shoot it from almost anywhere on the planet. We’ve got three easy-to-follow projects that will bag you some out-of-this-world images of the moon, stars and Milky Way.
Over 30 pages of creative Photoshop, Elements and Lightroom tutorials, from changing colours and adding flare to removing dust spots and melting cameras (not literally) and much more.
The third instalment of our beginner’s guide to camera settings looks at manual mode and how you can take full control of exposure for great results in any lighting conditions.
Get into gear
It’s Christmas! This year’s massive festive gift guide includes over 80 photo-friendly products for every budget, from sub-£25 stocking fillers to ‘money no object’ showstoppers.