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The posts found on this page are written to help you become a better landscape photographer. Regardless of where you’re at in your journey, there’s something here for you. Learn about the fundamentals of photography, technical skills, compositional skills, creative exercises, and much more.

The Rule of Thirds Explained

If you’ve read any articles about composition in photography, it’s quite likely that you’ve already heard about the ‘Rule of Thirds’. It’s a relatively...

Beginners Guide to Night Photography: Master the Night

Photographing at night is unlike anything else. You don’t have the soft light of a sunrise or sunset to cast light on the scene,...

10 Tips to Capture Better Drone Nature Photographs

We’ve all seen stunning images captured from above but those who own a drone know that getting good results is more difficult than it...

Autumn Photography: Tips for Photographing the Colors of Autumn

Autumn offers a wide range of photographic opportunities for those who love colorful but moody days. With the quickly changing scenery, colorful landscapes and...

No. You Don’t Need a Professional Camera

Have you ever heard someone say “my pictures would be so much better if I had a professional camera”? Perhaps you’re even guilty of...

My Favorite Gloves for Landscape Photography

Keeping their hands warm is one of the biggest challenges photographers face during the winter months. Born and raised in Norway, I know how...

5 Key Reasons to Use a Telephoto in Landscape Photography

I've always been drawn to wide-angle landscape photography. In fact, it took me several years after picking up my first camera to purchase a...

Why the Shutter Speed is Your Most Creative Camera Setting

You might already be aware that there are three fundamental camera settings in photography: the shutter speed, ISO and aperture. Each has a direct...

Common Long Exposure Photography Mistakes to Avoid

Long Exposure Photography has become very popular amongst landscape photographers during the past years. It’s a relatively easy technique that can result in dreamy...

Long Exposure Photography Without Filters? It’s Easy!

Chances are that you've heard about long exposure photography. Perhaps you don’t know much about it but I can guarantee that you've seen images...