The November issue of Practical Photography is out now! Here are just some of the highlights…
6 free gifts
Keep your memory cards and batteries safe with our exclusive accessories case*, watch 60 minutes of creepy Halloween photo fun, cut out and keep four new tips cards, go retro with 15 film rebate templates, and more.
*UK newsstand only
Step into a world of magical mono
Embrace the dark side with our massive 13-page guide to all things black & white, with contributions from three of the UK’s best mono exponents, a fascinating look at the medium’s rich history, and expert advice for shooting tonal landscapes, striking portraits and gritty reportage.
Start a creepy Halloween project
Spook your audience with three ghoulish festive ideas, from folklore-inspired fashion to haunting architecture and sinister still life. The witching hour is approaching – will you choose a camera or broomstick?
Use Lightroom’s RAW power to convert to mono, turn panoramics into mini planets, refine composition with the Crop Tool, discover a new painting with light technique, and many more editing tutorials.
Know your stuff
This month’s Q&As include ideas for being more creative, capturing fireworks, going mirrorless, wide apertures, home processing, lens flare and handy presets.
The sixth and final module looks at flattering portraits using nothing but window light. Learn to expose, focus and compose for beautiful natural light images. It’s still not too late to join – click here for details.
Get into gear
Take a first look at Nikon’s long-awaited full-frame mirrorless system, get to grips with Fuji’s new X-T3, find the perfect heavy-duty backpack, and discover the five best laptops for editing.