PhotoPlus: The Canon Magazine Christmas issue out now – subscribe & get a free camera backpack!

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The new January issue no.199 of PhotoPlus: The Canon Magazine is on sale now – FREE videos + FREE ebook! Subscribe today to get our Christmas offer – big savings PLUS get a free Lowepro Tahoe camera backpack worth £84!*

We're the No.1 Canon magazine and we cater for every Canon EOS camera user from DSLRs to the latest mirrorless, and in every issue we feature the best Canon pros and experts to help you become a better Canon photographer and to pick the best-on-test Canon kit!

We’re all feeling the pinch this Christmas, which is why we’ve catered for everyone’s budget in our big Christmas Gift Guide this issue. With over 60 photo gear ideas in price order, including from under £50, under £100 and under £150, to over £300 and above, you’ll find the perfect presents to treat the photographer or yourself this year! 

We get our hands on Canon’s all-new EOS R6 Mark II mirrorless camera. It’s the fastest ever EOS shooting at a blisteringly-quick 40fps, it also gets more megapixels with a 24MP full-frame sensor, and updated AF detection for trains, planes and automobiles in action. 

New Canon camera skills!

Also inside, we bring you ten essential tips to help you capture amazing landscape photos this winter, from depth of field and composition, to tips for sharper scenes. 

Another lucky PhotoPlus Apprentice gets to spend a day with a Canon pro – this time with Emma Finch in her studio, learning how to take stylish Hollywood B&W portraits of our models.

Check out some great new photo projects, including how to create a fun festive family portrait in a snow globe, and light painting orb tips, see our Canon Skills section, with free video guides to follow. Plus there’s new editing tutorials to enhance your images in Photoshop and Affinity Photo.

We also speak to inspiring new Canon wildlife photographer, Dani Connor, about her already impressive career and portfolio.

You share more great images and tales in Photo Stories, and in Canon School, get your in-depth fix of essential Canon advice, plus we answer your technical questions in EOS SOS. 

Plus get your free Teach Yourself Image Editing ebook, details on how to download inside. 

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PhotoPlus: The Canon Magazine is the world’s only 100% Canon-focused title on the newsstand. Launched in 2007, for 14 years it has delivered news, reviews, buying guides, features, inspirational projects and tutorials on cameras, lenses, tripods, gimbals, filters, lighting and all manner of photography equipment. 

Aimed squarely at enthusiast photographers who use the Canon DSLR or mirrorless camera systems, all content is tailored to Canon users – so everything from techniques to product tests are tailored to those using the EOS camera system.

Editor Peter Travers brings 14 years of experience as both a journalist and professional photographer, with Technique Editor Dan Mold shoring up the magazine with his 6 years of expertise.