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 May 2018 issue of Practical Photography magazine

May 2018 issue of Practical Photography magazine

Free gifts
Four landscape tips cards, 67 minutes of new videos, 15 texture brushes, 32-page Photoshop magazine, camera buyer’s guide… it’s a bumper month!

Explore new vistas
Add a contemporary edge to your landscape photography with our detailed guide to the cutting-edge techniques that are breathing new life into this timeless subject, with insight from four of the world’s most exciting photographers.

Create abstract photos… anywhere!
Focus on shape, colour and texture and transform everyday objects into works of beguiling art. Our trio of projects include backlit flower portraits, stunning architecture and glittery droplets.

Photoshop Genius
Go retro with RAW files, create surreal portraits in Elements, correct lens distortions in minutes, go mono to boost atmosphere, and recolour hair for a bold new look.

Know your stuff
Our secondhand Q&A special looks at buying pro gear for less, rare finds, how to buy safely, the resurgence of film and classic cameras, and finding new uses for your old gear.

Camera know-how
Adapt your camera for a range of shooting situations by setting up your drive modes to control the way you take photos.  

Get into gear
Take a closer look at Sony’s flagship A7R III, grab a bargain with Canon’s entry-level 2000D and 4000D DSLRs, shoot 4K with Canon’s M50 CSC, and compare the hybrid Panasonic GH5S and Fuji X-H1.

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