neil dolman

157 Flips | 1 Magazine | 8 Likes | 11 Following | 27 Followers | @neild55 | Photographer from Switzerland wtih interests in landscapes, nature, macro, abstract, and travel images. Designer and owner of www.lightscape-images.com. Designs Websites on the side, see www.lightware.ch

8 Landscape Photography Tips and Tricks for Beginners

You’ve stumbled on an amazing scene. You pull out your camera and snap a few pictures to capture that beauty, however when you open those images on …

Landscape Photography

1 Tip for Landscape Photography That Opens Up a Whole New World

I have only 1 tip that will hopefully inspire you and help you to improve your landscape photography: use a wide angle (preferably 16mm or wider, …

Landscape Photography

The Composition Checklist

Composition is a vital aspect of photography, but remembering composition rules and techniques can be challenging when you’re new to photography. …

Landscape Photography

12 Mistakes Beginner Photographers Make and How to Fix Them FAST

It's been a good, long while since I was a beginner photographer. But believe me, I remember the struggles well.There's so much to learn as a …

Photographer Wins Monkey Selfie Copyright Case, Court Slams PETA

Photographer David Slater has won his legal battle over that monkey selfie. A US appeals court ruled Monday that US copyright law doesn’t allow …

Fujifilm X100F and the settings for Street Photography

Share80<p>Tweet<p>Shares 80<p>It is well-known that street photography is easier and more enjoyable if you use a small and light camera, without making a …

Still-life photography tips

<b>Still-life photography leaves nothing to chance. Tim Clinch explains how to maximise the potential of this classical and underused genre of</b> …

Canon EOS

How to Photograph Landscapes at Any Time of Day

Though golden hour photography gets all the love from landscape photographers for having the best light of the day, it's not always possible for us …

The PRO-Files: The Photographer’s Surprising Secret To Self-Marketing

In the PRO-Files we’ve been diving deep into marketing strategies lately because it’s one of the best ways for a photographer to be proactive to find …

Marketing

How to Shoot Landscapes at Blue Hour

<i>Image Credit: Motoji Sekine</i><p>Let's face it...<p>Golden hour gets all the glory, and rightfully so. It's hard to beat those warm, golden tones that …

Photographer Amber Mozo Shoots Pipe

Mozo's story of how she found the courage to face the wave that took her father's life<p>In 2005, renowned surf photographer Jon Mozo was killed while …

Here’s a Dazzling Time-Lapse of Mt. Everest at Night

Photographer and filmmaker Elia Saikaly has released a new time-lapse short film titled, <i>Everest</i>. It’s a dazzling look at the beauty of the world’s …

Sharpness Definition | Photography Glossary

What Is Sharpness<p>One of the biggest challenges in photography, despite all different types of aides and features that are designed to help the …

Stunning Macro Shots of Water Droplets

In her series Seed Drops, Norwegian photographer Heidi Westum captures the amazing close-up shots of water drops on branches and plants. Her …

Landscape Photographers Need to Stop Manipulating Their Photos, Here’s Why

You don’t have to go particularly deep into Instagram to find photos that are, well, kinda fishy. Maybe there’s a crescent Moon hung in the air in a …

Photo Manipulation

Helpful Checklist for Landscape Photographers

You travel several hours to reach a scenic spot you’ve dreamed about photographing. You take out the camera. You find your composition. You take a …

How to Focus in Landscape Photography

Focusing is one of the pillars of photography. If you don’t focus in the right place, at best, your photos won’t be as sharp as possible – and, at …

Lofoten - Nordische Momente 2 - Walter Waldis

Es ist Samstagabend und ich bin endlich auf den Lofoten angekommen. 36 Stunden, inklusive einer Übernachtung in Bodo, bin ich nun schon unterwegs. …

How good is the X100F lens?

Reason wanted me to be smart, but I bought an X100F on the release day in 2017. Am I happy that I spent 1400 Euros, plus several hundred more for …

Cameras

Composition Tips: This Pro Says “Use the Golden Spiral” & Forget About the Rule of Thirds (VIDEO)

If you wonder why we spend so much time discussing techniques for better composition, the answer is simple: No matter what type of images you shoot, …

Landscape Photography

10 Tips for Shooting Waterfall Photos

Here’s a straightforward guide on how to get something more out of your waterfall shots. The idea to this guide came to me when I recently visited …

15 tips for better sunrise photography: Gear, weather, settings and much more

Last month, we shared photographer Anton Gorlin's excellent guide for seascape photography. Gorlin has a new guide focused on sunrise photography. …

See the winning images in the International Landscape Photographer of the Year awards

The gorgeous wilds of Patagonia and New Zealand are captured in the winning images of the International Landscape Photographer of the Year competition.<p>Chosen from more than 3500 entries by over 850 photographers, the winner of international competition is Maxe Rive from the Netherlands. His …

Flash: High-Speed Sync

High-speed sync allows the photographer to use flash at shutter speeds faster than the native sync speed of the camera. For example, if the normal …

The Importance of Patience in Landscape Photography

Landscape photography can be a fickle thing, particularly since you're very much at the mercy of the light and elements. That's when patience becomes …

Landscape Photography

Why you should “Expose To The Right” - Part 2

Continued from <b>Why you should “Expose To The Right” – Part 1</b><p><b>Is ETTR still relevant with the latest improvements in sensor technology?</b><p>Yes, because not …

When A Reverse Graduated Neutral Density Filter Saves the Day In Iceland

Have you ever heard of a reverse graduated neutral density filter? If not, this is a specialty filter designed to balance the lighting conditions …

Light and Metering with Fujifilm Cameras

Light for us photographers is our raw material. How we use it dictates the look of the resulting photographs. How to measure light and effectively …

Intentional camera movement tips: how to create mountains from molehills

<b>Looking for creative ways to shoot landscapes? Chris Dale shows how intentional camera movement can transform even mundane scenes</b><p>My local …