Amateur Photographer

Readers’ favourite kit of the year

Christopher Sparrow

During the recent Black Friday sale I snapped up the with the 16-50mm lens for £220 for my wife. It's a great little camera – fast autofocus, detailed images, and easy to use but with a lot of manual controls. It looks smart too. The price has shot back up again, so if you think Black Friday is

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