BETTER PHOTOGRAPHY—FEBRUARY 2017


In this issue

In the February 2017 issue, we trace the history of colour photography by looking at the work of some of the most iconic photographers of the medium.

Gear Guide
-Canon EOS M5: 
Canon gets the M series right.
-Sony RX 100 Mark V: Does the fifth iteration live up to its lineage?
-Sigma 85mm f/1.4 Art: The standard portrait lens of the purest gets a true ‘Art’ makeover

Cellphone Photography
-HTC Desire 10 Pro: 
A mid-range phone with premium desiggn and flagship features.
-OnePlus 3T: Do we need the inbetween?
-Vivo V5: The newest entrant to the selfie camera club
-Cellphone Profile: José Luis Barcia Fernandez—His ruminations on light and shadow

Better Pictures
-Cover Story: Saul Leiter—Rewriting the annals of the history of colour photography
Bruce Wrighton—Quiet portraits of a small town in the US
William Eggleston—Reimagining colour while being at war with the obvious

Showcase
-Chobi Mela IX: Talks, exhibits, discussions… everything you can look forward to at the festival
-WPOY Showcase: Revealing the six category winners
-Story behind the Picture: The first photograph of an airplane in flight