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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.

Frequently Asked Questions About Long Exposure Photography and Their Answers

There's no doubt that Long Exposure Photography is a popular technique amongst landscape photographers. It's the subject of my best-selling eBook, it's the subject...

Top 5 Misconceptions of Black & White Photography

Back in the days of film photography and Ansel Adams, black and white were the only two colors that you could capture a photograph...

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 Useful Instagram Story Hacks

Instagram Stories has become one of Instagram's most popular features since its release and it's a great way of staying up to date with...

Processing with Picktorial 3: An All-in-One RAW Editor?

Adobe Lightroom, Adobe Photoshop and Capture One are the most common softwares to be mentioned when talking about photography and post processing. However, in...

This Common Mistake Will Damage the Image Quality

Even though I highly recommend learning how to use manual mode and to avoid using any automatic functions, it’s no secret that the majority...

Introduction to Bulb Mode

The maximum shutter speed in most digital cameras is in the ballpark of 30 seconds; this isn't always enough when you're experimenting with long...

How to Identify a Bad or De-Centered Lens

Have you ever used a de-centered lens? Perhaps you're using one now without being aware of it. It can be a real pain to...

A Night Under the Northern Lights: Creating a Portfolio Image

Living North of the Arctic Circle comes with a lot of challenges. The long dark period is one of these. From September the days...

3 Essential Tips for Landscape Photography

Before a presentation we did during a bad-weather day on a photography workshop I co-guided in Northern Norway, I was asked to give my...