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Amateur Photographer team

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Nigel Atherton

Group editor – photography titles, Time Inc (UK)

Nigel studied photography at Plymouth College of Art & Design and the University of Westminster and worked as a professional photographer for over 10 years before joining Amateur Photographer magazine in 1994. He was appointed editor of What Digital Camera in 2002, and Group Editor of the IPC Media photography portfolio (including Amateur Photographer) in 2013.

Tracy Calder

Features Editor – Amateur Photographer magazine, Time Inc (UK)

Tracy has more than 15 years of experience in the magazine industry, including two as editor of Outdoor Photography. She has written numerous photography books, including one on close-up and macro photography (her specialist subject). Tracy’s work has appeared in more than 20 consumer magazines, as well as on the walls of The Photographers’ Gallery and The National Portrait Gallery in London. She joined Amateur Photographer magazine in 2016 and currently works as Features Editor.

Sarah Foster

  • Art Editor – Amateur Photographer magazine, Time Inc (UK)*

Sarah has over 20 years experience as a graphic designer and has worked over a wide range of magazines. As Art Editor of Amateur Photographer she has overall responsibility for the look of the magazine and designs the covers each week.

Geoff Harris

Deputy Editor – Amateur Photographer magazine, Time Inc (UK)

Geoff is the Deputy Editor of AP and a veteran photography journalist with over 20 years magazine experience. He is the former editor of Digital Camera and PhotoPlus magazines, and is also a keen photographer. Geoff reached the finals of the 2016 Pink Lady Food Photographer of the Year competition, and also runs a successful wedding and portrait photography business in his spare time.

Hollie Latham Hucker

  • Technique Editor – Amateur Photographer magazine, Time Inc (UK)*

Hollie joined Amateur Photographer in 2016 and now works as Technique Editor. Prior to working at AP, she worked on PhotoPlus magazine for nearly five years as a Staff Writer and then Technique Editor. She also has a 1st Class BA(Hons) degree in Photography from the University of Plymouth, where she studied from 2007-2010

Andrew Sydenham

Studio Manager – Amateur Photographer Magazine, Time Inc (UK)

Andrew studied photography at West Surrey College of Art and Design and spent 30 years as a Studio Photographer specialising in food before joining AP in 2011. As well as product photography and lab testing for AP Andrew’s work appears in magazines across the whole of Time Inc’s Specialist Portfolio.

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