Why Neutral Density Filters Will Improve Your Photography

I'm sure there's been a moment where you've been left in awe after watching an image that has a soft and silky sky or...

The Best Aperture for Landscape Photography

What is the best aperture for landscape photography? This is a question I often receive via the CaptureLandscapes newsletter or from aspiring photographers in...

How to Use Instagram to Promote Your Photography

Promote Your Photography on Instagram There is no doubt that we live in the Golden Age of Social Media. New platforms come to the market almost every...

How Social Media Blurred My Vision and What I’m Doing to...

Where does one start an article about Social Media? There's so much to be said and there are so many opinions to be heard...

The Orton Effect Explained

There are countless techniques and tools to make your image stand out, but few have become as famous as the Orton Effect. The Orton Effect...

3 Mistakes Beginners Make in Lightroom and How to Fix Them

Lightroom is by far one of the most popular tools amongst photographers. Since it has both a powerful RAW editor and an efficient library...

Nature First Photography: Principles of Nature Photography

Please take a few minutes and read this press release from Nature First Photography, an alliance focusing on preserving nature and promoting responsible nature...

Leaving the Tripod Behind? Read These Tips for Handheld Landscape Photography

Use a tripod. That's one of the most common pieces of advice given to landscape photographers. The main reason is that it opens the...

4 Useful Tripod Accessories

Those of you who are regular readers here on CaptureLandscapes know how essential I consider a tripod to be for landscape photography, especially when...

3 Effective Methods to Select and Apply Luminosity Masks

Luminosity Masks are considered an advanced technique but with a little bit of basic Photoshop knowledge, you'll be surprised to see just how easy...