Photographers love to devour the visual treats of autumn, but whether you’re a seasoned shooter or a relative newbie, our October issue will serve up a range of fresh tips and techniques to feast on.
Turn straight to our cover feature, for 10 ways to capture your best-ever golden season.
Highlights include photographing early-morning starbursts, playing with colour contrast, capturing slow-motion streams and firework displays – and more!
Other highlights in October’s Digital Camera(opens in new tab)
And as with every issue of Digital Camera, you’ll find plenty of ideas to inspire your next photo project, in our Photo Active section.
Discover how to photograph roe deer, fire up a portrait session and capture the beauty of newborn babies. And much more!
Our Stay at Home section continues, with another selection of projects to try in or around your home. Learn how to shoot the Harris effect, get creative with a zoom lens and embrace design principles in your photographs.(opens in new tab)
And make sure you check in on Camera College, which this month offers an in-depth professional tutorial on mastering black and white photography.
Follow along with the tutorials then enter your best shot in the photo challenge, where one lucky reader can win a copy of Affinity Photo (opens in new tab) worth £49/$50.(opens in new tab)
Our Hotshots gallery showcases the category winners from ‘Humanity’, the 10th edition of HIPA, and you can catch some top pro insights from Harry Benson, as he offers some wit and wisdom from six decades behind the lens, in Pro in Focus.
And don’t miss National Geographic contributor David Doubilet’s insights on his intriguing ‘half and half’ underwater images, in this month’s interview.
Elsewhere, you can explore the latest creative techniques on offer in our latest image editing tutorials covering Affinity Photo, Lightroom and Photoshop.
And find out how to use this issue‘s digital gift: 32 retro light leak effects for Photoshop CC. Revisit this phenomenon from the days of handling film and discover how a light leak can transform your digital images.
In this month’s reviews, we’re delighted to put the pleasingly retro-styled Nikon Z fc through our lab, as well as the Pentax K3 Mark III DSLR.(opens in new tab)
Plus, we round up the best macro prime lenses on sale right now, in our group test. And we give the Fujinon GF 80mm f/1.7 W WR a field and lab test.
The latest issue of Digital Camera comes with an unrivaled selection of digital gifts(opens in new tab)
This issue’s digital gifts include 32 light leak effects for Photoshop; 55 minutes of bonus video tutorials covering Affinity Photo, Photoshop and Lightroom; and over 250 pages of reviews in our Camera Buyer’s Guide ebook.
Here’s the full line-up of the bonus gifts with issue 247:
- Nine all-new photo tips cards on action, mono, landscapes – and more
- 32 light leak effects for Photoshop CC
- 55 mins of video tutorials for editing in Photoshop, Lightroom and Affinity Photo
- 250-plus-page Camera Buyer’s Guide eBook packed full of buying advice
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