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Three Creative Ideas for Capturing the Glow

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Getting It Right In Camera

When I first started out in photography, I would look at stunning, sharp photos with vibrant colors and perfect composition and wonder what it would …

Landscape Photography

7 Tips for Photographing Desert Landscapes

A flooded Badwater Basin in Death Valley National Park<p>Although I always enjoy autumn, I often look forward to winter because it ushers in a perfect …

Landscape Photography

Thinking Beyond the Iconic Shot

If I had a nickel for every time I’ve heard a photographer tell me they wouldn’t photograph an iconic location because it’s already been …

Photography

Shimoda Adventure Camera Bags

The Shimoda Explore camera bag system was born as a result of the pain, fatigue, and suffering we and our adventure photographer friends inevitably …

Female Landscape Photographers - Chasing Credibility

Continued from <i>Female Landscape Photographers – Looking for Equal Opportunity</i><p>Death Valley, California, By Varina Patel<p>Why is it so hard to believe …

Landscape Photography

When Depth of Field is Not Enough

As landscape photographers, we are often obsessively consumed with sharpness and depth of field. The most common strategy these days is to have …

Digital Photography

Returning to a Photograph a Location

I often communicate with my parents about each location on my photographic journeys and one of the questions I’m almost always asked is, “Didn’t you …

Photography

Photographing Tuscany: The Val d'Orcia

Tuscany is, without doubt, one of my favorite Italian regions to photograph, with its mix of gorgeous natural and man-made landscapes. These …

Landscape Photography

Female Landscape Photographers - Dealing with Safety

Continued from <i>Female Landscape Photographers – Managing Equipment</i><p>Lightning Storm, Great Sand Dunes. Photograph by Sarah Marino<p>While safety is an …

Landscape Photography

Basics of Complementary Colors

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Nature Photography

Is There Bad Light in Landscape Photography?

How often do you hear photographers say that there is nothing to shoot because the light is really bad? When you hear yourself using this as an …

Landscape Photography

A Guide to Cleaning Your Tripod

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Photographing During the Golden Hours

We landscape photographers love shooting during the golden hours. And why not? Just look at any dramatic photo of a landscape lit up by awesome, …

Landscape Photography

Clothing for Photographing in Frigid Temperatures

Alfred Wainwright once said, “There is no such as bad weather, only unsuitable clothing.” As a nature photographer who has suffered through many …

Nature Photography

Light and Colors 101

One of the most frequent questions we hear about our photographs is, “<i>How do you manage to capture such vibrant colors?</i>” The commonly-held belief is …

Landscape Photography

Photographing Tal Chhapar Wildlife Sanctuary

<b>The Grassland Wonder</b><p>Golden grass dancing in the windswept grasslands of Tal Chhapar call out to every nature lover to come and meet it. An ecosystem …

Birds

Benefits of Using Single-point Focus

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Stand by me – Induro

Stand by Me<p>Jay and Varina Patel usually shoot together – and sometimes they find themselves standing side by side – tripod legs crossed one over the …

Landscape Photography

A Guide to Cleaning Your Tripod

Jay Shooting with Induro Tripod, Banff National Park, Canada<p>It’s important to clean your tripod now and then. We try to clean ours about twice a year …

Nature Photography

Low Light Photography: 4 Fun Techniques to Try

Light is a peculiar commodity in photography. Since you cannot make a photograph without it, you would think that the more the better. But it doesn’t …

Digital Photography

Choosing Beginner Landscape Photography Gear

When starting out in landscape photography, it can be overwhelming to know where to even begin. There is a never-ending array of camera bodies, …

Cameras

How to use Shutter Speed Creatively

As I’ve mentioned in previous articles, freezing the action of birds in flight is often the first instinct of new photographers. While I always enjoy …

Digital Photography

Visual Stories with Exposure Blending

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Landscape Photography

Creating Impact with Tonal Contrast

We often advise our students to look for tonal contrast while capturing landscape photographs. Tonal contrast is one of many tools that can be used …

Finding the Perfect Camera Bag

How many times have you purchased a camera bag only to send it back? I can tell you…and so can my husband…that I’ve bought and returned a LOT of …

Landscape Photography

Ideas for Capturing Sunbeams

Ouzoud Falls -Azilal, Morocco<p>Dramatic sunbeams occur only under certain conditions. They appear when sunlight passes through – and is scattered by – …

Landscape Photography

How can I get sharp focus every time?

<i>“I’ve noticed that when I look at some of my photos, they seem to be in focus – but when I zoom in to take a closer look, they aren’t. What can I do?”</i><p>…

Digital Photography

Fast, Redundant, Fail-Safe Photo Storage Solution

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Top 5 Tips for Mountain Photography

Sometimes the high of being on a mountain is so good that you don’t even want to think about coming down. After you have felt the rush of mountain …

Landscape Photography