April Bratu

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10 Secret Spots in US National Parks

The National Park Service celebrates its 100th anniversary, meaning hoopla, poo-bahs, and crowds. If 2014 saw a record 292.8 million park visitors, …

The Most Beautiful Museums in the World

The following is the list of the 10 Most Beautiful Museums from around the world. They show very different exhibits but they all have one thing in …

A weekend visit to Lloret de Mar in Spain

Thanks for following and reading Overland Travel Adventures from Go, See, WriteAdd to Flipboard Magazine.The year I lived in Spain was one of the …

Barcelona

The 25 best places to visit in Europe in 2017

Europe is so full of amazing travel destinations that it can be hard to settle on where to actually go when you're planning a trip.<p>To help you narrow down that list, TripAdvisor has released a ranking of the top 25 destinations to visit on the continent.<p>The travel planning site used an algorithm to …

How a photographer creates fire-winged portraits

Derek VanAlthuis rigged up a couple of high-power flashlights in a PVC casing, then ran them through an amber gel onto a piece of edge-lit plexiglass …

Postcards from Sled Dogs in Swedish Lapland

<b>Dog lovers prepare to be blown away, sled dogs are some of the most photogenic canines on the planet, and this post is filled with them! I’m</b> …

Pets

Sailing to Eleuthera – A Beautiful Day and Sleepless Night

A blow forces us out of JAWS beach a little earlier than expected. We had planned to move around to the anchorage...The post Sailing to Eleuthera – A …

Anchorage

Child in Goroka

Europe Photo Walks!<p>We’re soon to announce 10 Photo Walks across Europe! Note these are all free events with great prizes… very family friendly and …

Visiting the Schilthorn: A Swiss Winter Wonderland

<b>Venture above the Swiss Alps</b><p>As I soared up the Alps in a packed cable car, sardined between ski poles and snowboards, Switzerland's scenery left me …

5 Dutch Experiences you simply cannot miss in Amsterdam

Amsterdam is a beautiful, almost chocolately, city full of waterways, history, and culture. Old and new come together to share the space as natural …

Petra is hauntingly beautiful by night – here’s why it’s one of our wonders of the world

Did you think Petra was magnificent at daylight? Imagine <b>Petra by Night</b> at the light of a million stars and thousands of candles!<p>If you are spending a …

Mount Fuji, Framed

Travel Tip in Japan<p>Did you know you can get great shots of Mount Fuji only about an hour outside of Tokyo? Yes! Sometimes even on crystal clear days …

The Lupins in Spring

A special day in Tekapo (more for Passport members)<p>Want to see how today’s photo was processed? I do the whole thing from beginning to end… it was …

The Big Picture: round 430

Your Japan Skiing Adventure Photos

Skiing

Visit These 'Star Wars' Destinations!

Plenty of people dream of traveling to other planets.<p>But “Star Wars” fans can actually visit locations where many of the films’ most famous scenes …

Look at how fabulous this fiery-throated hummingbird’s feathers are

Jess Findlay, a photographer from Vancouver, shows us just how beautiful fiery-throated hummingbirds are up-close.<p>The creative recently went to the …

A Photographer’s Guide to Iceland

The popularity of Iceland has exploded in the last few years. After the economic crash ended in 2011, they began to do something they’d never really …

Landscape Photography

How to Photograph Lightning: Helpful Tips for Nailing the Shot

Lightning is an amazing subject to try and photograph. Dazzling. Unpredictable. Fulfilling. I’ve been documenting the long arm of Zeus for more than …

How I Got Seduced By Wildlife Photography

While photography has become my primary language, animal whispering has evolved as a tool to communicate the unique sincerity emerging from a wild …

8 female animals that outshine their male counterparts

From exotic to homegrown, the females of the species have their own unique charms.<p>Nature normally favours the males of the animal kingdom in the …

Photography By The Alphabet, Part 4—P To T

Today’s Photo Tip Of The Week is part of a five-tip series. The series is spread out over a five-week period where I take you on an alphabetical …

Landscape Photography

Photo Of The Day By Andrew Ketsdever

Photo By Andrew KetsdeverToday’s Photo Of The Day is “Great Gray Owl in a Snowstorm” by Andrew Ketsdever. Location: Yellowstone National Park, …

Photos

Photo Of The Day By Christina Varro

Photo Of The Day By Christina VarroToday’s Photo Of The Day is “Moroccan Sunset” by Christina Varro. Location: Sahara Desert, Africa.“Sunset over the …

Photos

Photo Of The Day By Scott Thompson

Photo By Scott ThompsonToday’s Photo Of The Day is “Tahoe Lupine at Sunrise 4” by Scott Thompson. Location: Lake Forest Beach, Lake Tahoe, CA.“The …

Photos

In Search Of The Great Gray Owl

Nonplussed by the large crowd of onlookers, this juvenile great gray owl lands less than 10 feet from where I had been observing him. I quickly …

Birds

Fall Sunrise at Mt Assiniboine

This was taken shortly after sunrise on a spectacular fall morning in Mt Assiniboine Provincial Park in B.C., Canada. The parks' namesake peak was …

Spectacular Mountain Landscape Photography by Max Rive

<b>Max Rive</b> is a talented 30-year-old photographer, adventurer and climber from the Netherlands, who runs worldwide photo tours and shoots stunning …

Guy Takes The Most Breathtaking Proposal Picture Ever In Front Of Northern Lights

Facebook/Dale Sharpe<p><b>Dale Sharpe and Karlie Russell first bonded over their love of landscape photography seven years ago, so it’s only fitting that</b> …

Northern Lights

Zooming in for Creative Landscape Photography, with a Telephoto!

Using a telephoto in your landscapes might seem…odd?<p>We often think of the wide angle lens as being the weapon of choice for the experienced <b>landscape</b> …