Expert Profiles

APOY 2018 Judging Panel

The Amateur Photographer magazine editorial team

Nigel Atherton
Editor – Amateur Photographer magazine

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.

Tracy Calder
Features Editor – Amateur Photographer magazine

Tracy has worked in the photo magazine industry for more than 15 years including two as editor of Outdoor Photography magazine. Her work has appeared in more than 20 consumer magazines, as well as on the walls of The National Portrait Gallery in London. She joined Amateur Photographer magazine in 2016.

Hollie Latham Hucker
Technique Editor – Amateur Photographer magazine

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

Geoff Harris
Deputy Editor – Amateur Photographer magazine

Geoff is a veteran photography journalist with more than 20 years experience. He is the former editor of Digital Camera and PhotoPlus magazines, and runs a successful wedding and portrait photography business in his spare time. He is a former Pink Lady Food Photographer of the Year finalist whose work has been exhibited nationally.

Andrew Sydenham
Studio Manager – Amateur Photographer magazine

Before joining the team at AP Andrew spent 30 years as a studio based freelancer specialising in food and still-life. In addition to product photography and lab testing for AP he is a photographic contributor to the whole of the Time Inc (UK) Specialist Portfolio and also regularly shoots for Hifi News magazine.

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