Gifts worth £69 with new issue of Digital Camera including Skylum AirMagic software

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While there are still lockdown restrictions in place, Digital Camera magazine continues its focus on fun photography projects to enjoy at home. Head straight to Photo Active for eight creative ideas to shoot indoors, and more besides. 

Remember that if you can't get to the shops to buy a copy, then you can buy Digital Camera online

Plus, we're also running a lockdown-friendly five issues for £5/$5/€5 promotion. Don't delay – subscribe today! 

Find out how to get started in astrophotography, just one of the new photo projects in issue 230 of Digital Camera magazine (Image credit: Future)

Our Stay at Home section covers more photographic housekeeping that’s crying out to be done during lockdown. 

Discover how to produce perfect photo prints at home, how to choose a photo sharing site, and the best home photography kit (eg scanner, printer, computer, display and more) to invest in. 

Leading pro photographer Glyn Dewis shares his hints and tips for making perfect prints at home, in Digital Camera magazine's new Stay at Home section (Image credit: Future)

Many photographers would have started out with a 50mm prime lens married to an SLR camera, so this month’s feature celebrates this flexible optic that can handle most subjects you’re likely to want to shoot. 

Read our expert advice on photographing landscapes, macro, portraits and more with a lens that should always be in your camera bag. 

Discover how to get the best out of a 50mm lens, and why it's a must-have piece of camera kit, in issue 230 of Digital Camera magazine (Image credit: Future)

June’s Hotshots gallery features our top picks from’s ‘The Mind’s Eye’ Awards 2020, while in our seven-page Q&A interview documentary photographer Marc Newton takes us behind the scenes of ‘The British Boot Sale’, a five-year project that explores our throwaway culture. 

Documentary photographer Marc Newton reveals the inside story of his project to capture British car boot sales, in issue 230 of Digital Camera magazine (Image credit: Future)

Image editing is lockdown-friendly, of course, so this month there are plenty of expert tutorials to get stuck into. Learn how to sharpen images in Lightroom, retouch portraits in Photoshop, and edit raw files in Serif Affinity Photo.

This section is also where you can find out how to download and use Skylum AirMagic, a new image editor that can optimise your camera drone photographs in a matter of seconds – it's this issue's software gift. 

Get a copy of Skylum AirMagic worth £35/$40 in the new issue of Digital Camera magazine  (Image credit: Future)

This month’s main camera review is the Canon EOS Ra, a full-frame mirrorless designed for astrophotography. Another model optimised for one style of photography is the Leica M10 Monochrom – but does it justify its £7,250 price tag? 

We also test lenses including the Panasonic Lumix S Pro 70-200mm f/4 and the Irix 45mm f/1.4, while our group test reveals the best glass for photographing garden birds. 

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Lockdown has meant there's more time for photographing garden birds, so make sure you've got the best glass for the job by reading the group test in issue 230 of Digital Camera (Image credit: Future)

The new issue of Digital Camera comes with a fabulous selection of digital gifts 

Issue 230 of Digital Camera magazine is on sale now – and you can also enjoy it on your tablet or smartphone (Image credit: Future)

Issue 230 of Digital Camera comes with a selection of fabulous digital gifts, comprising Skylum AirMagic, dedicated software for editing drone images; three photo bookazines about image editing; nine all-new photo tips cards; 36 Photoshop textures; 41 minutes of Photoshop and Lightroom video tutorials; and a 222-page Camera Buyer’s Guide ebook

Here's a list of the gifts in full: 

  • 'Ultimate Lockdown Photography Pack' – three photo e-books worth £34  
  • Skylum AirMagic camera drone image editor, worth £35
  • Nine all-new photo tips cards on nature, portraits, black and white – and more! 
  • 36 natural textures for Photoshop, to help you create artistic photographs  
  • Video disc featuring 41 minutes of image editing video tutorials 
  • 222-page Camera Buyer’s Guide ebook packed full of buying advice 

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Back issues (Image credit: Future)

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Niall Hampton

Niall is the editor of Digital Camera Magazine, and has been shooting on interchangeable lens cameras for over 20 years, and on various point-and-shoot models for years before that. 

Working alongside professional photographers for many years as a jobbing journalist gave Niall the curiosity to also start working on the other side of the lens. These days his favored shooting subjects include wildlife, travel and street photography, and he also enjoys dabbling with studio still life. 

On the site you will see him writing photographer profiles, asking questions for Q&As and interviews, reporting on the latest and most noteworthy photography competitions, and sharing his knowledge on website building.