The new issue of PhotoPlus: The Canon Magazine is on sale now – as well as arriving in subscribers' postboxes too.
We pride ourselves at PhotoPlus: The Canon Magazine for producing content to specifically help Canon camera users. This issue is no exception and we’ve collated our top ten essential Canon skills, from mastering metering and focusing, to better exposures and compensations; and from the best Canon-fit lenses to use, to setting shutter speed and controlling depth of field with apertures.
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This issue we test Canon’s new budget EOS 250D, the new DSLR for beginners, which is also the world’s lightest DSLR with a moveable touchscreen and 4k video capability.
Learn how to take sexy portraits of models out on location with our Apprentice who gets schooled by our experienced Canon pro photographer, Rebecca Faith.
We interview the interesting Canon pro and wrestler photographer James Musselwhite, who still photographs nursery kids for his ‘day job’.
In Canon School, learn how your Canon camera’s in-built settings can help you develop an eye for a better images, plus we answer more of your challenging techie questions.
New Canon Skills
We have more amazing new photo projects, including some exclusive tips on how to capture incredible (and close up!) shots of big cats in a UK wildlife park. Learn to frame your landscape shots better by using tried-and-trusted compositional tricks for improved foreground.
We also use the latest Canon mirrorless full-frame camera, the EOS RP, and its Focusing Bracketing setting.
Plus new tutorials in Photoshop Elements, Adobe CC and Affinity Photo. All coming with free video guides, on the disc, or web links on the pages for those who don’t have a CD drive on their machines.
Finally, we test eight mighty superzoom lenses from Canon, Sigma and Tamron that cover a giant focal range, including an 18-400mm super-duper zoom!
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PhotoPlus: The Canon Magazine is 132 pages of essential Canon techniques, reviews, news and inspiration – out now at all good newsagents and supermarkets, or make sure of your copy every month by subscribing at our online shop from just £12.50 for three issues!
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