Practical Photography

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Practical Photography
Practical Photography cover 175.jpg
50th Anniversary cover
Editor Ben Hawkins
Categories Photography
Frequency Monthly
Publisher Bauer Consumer Media
First issue 1959
Country  GBR
Language English
Website Practical Photography

Practical Photography is a monthly UK photography magazine established in 1959,[1] owned by Bauer Media Group since it was acquired from EMAP in 2008.[2]

The magazine includes articles on photographic products, techniques and includes advice, as well as exhibiting and commenting on reader's photographs, and profiling professional photographers. It also hosts an annual 'Photographer of the Year' competition between January and July, in which readers may enter. The current editor is Ben Hawkins, and the staff experts are James Abbott and Tim Berry.


Staff members for the magazine:

  • Editor, Ben Hawkins
  • Deputy Editor, James Abbott
  • Features Editor, Tim Berry
  • Art Editor, Chris Robinson


  1. ^ Practical Photography Magazine, April 2009 Issue
  2. ^ "H. Bauer Publishing Successful in Bid for Emap". H. Bauer Publishing. 7 December 2006. 

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