Issue 181 of Digital Photographer magazine is on sale today!

Rebecca Greig

Pick up a copy of 181 today!

Issue 181 hit the newsstands today, but we’re more than happy to give you a peek into this issue’s content, from our inspiring imagery to our technique features and latest reviews. Take a look below to see what we’ve got in store for you…

© Alex Styles
© Alex Styles


This issue we have spoken to professional portrait photographer Alex Styles about his journey into the industry and his career to date.

© Seth Lowe
© Seth Lowe


As always, our feature section is jam-packed with great tips, tricks and advice for taking your photography to the next level. Learn how to capture better images by night with the Low light and long exposure feature and discover how to tell stunning visual stories with our environmental portraits feature. If that wasn’t enough, professional photographer, Lee Frost discusses the techniques involved in creating compelling images.



Head to our tutorial section and find out how to shoot and edit a creative portrait with our five page creative project and learn how to shoot an abstract scene with camera dragging in just 6 simple steps. Discover how to use Photoshop to produce attractive split-tone effects, Edit backlit landscapes in Lightroom and find out what to consider when selecting printer paper.



In 181 we have reviewed a whole plethora of kit. Amy Davies compares four mirrorless cameras to make your street shooting simple, and we have also put the Fujifilm X-T2 and the Nikon D3400 through their paces. If that wasn’t enough, we’ve rounded up some budget speedlights and have our usual accessories and software coverage.


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