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My first-ever camera was a Pentax ME with a fixed 50mm lens. This set-up forced me to get close to my subject, and it also taught me the art of composition. It’s all too easy nowadays for photographers to put on a zoom lens and forget to move their f
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News Round-up
Highly commended images from the Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2019 competition, which is developed and produced by the Natural History Museum (NHM), London, will be exhibited at the NHM from 18 October 2019 to 31 May 2020. Images include a sleep
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Final Analysis
At school I was told to produce a project that compared the work of a famous European with that of a British person in the same field. I can’t recall how I’d come across German photographer Walter Nurnberg, but I decided to hold his portraits next to