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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 Power of Dark and Moody Images

Moody processing is a way to process an image when the light isn't good by the standards. Meaning that there isn’t a colorful sky...

How to Avoid Light Leaks for Long Exposure Photography

Extending the shutter speed and capturing images using the long exposure photography technique can lead to some amazing images. However, as with any technique,...

How to Capture Beautiful Winter Pictures

Tips for Capturing Winter Pictures Winter might be cold and dark and many prefer to stay at home in front of the fireplace with a...

BenQ PD3200U Monitor Review

BenQ PD3200U: An Affordable Monitor for Photographers? There's no secret that a quality monitor is an important accessory for photographers. A sharp, calibrated monitor will...

When I Use Graduated ND Filters (and When I Don’t)

Soon after I got introduced to the use of filters in Landscape Photography I learned about Graduated ND Filters and the significant difference they...

4 Ideas for Photographing During Dull Days

Nice clouds and good light are considered essential for landscape photography but it can often be a long time between those days. So what...

This is How You Create a Day-to-Night Timelapse

The chances are high that you've at some point seen a day-to-night timelapse and wondered how it's done. How is the photographer able to...

The Ultimate Focus Stacking Guide for Landscape Photography

It’s become nearly impossible to get the entire image tack-sharp due to the use of ultra-wide-angle lenses and often extreme approaches to foregrounds and...

How to Use Color Labels in Lightroom

Keeping a structured file system on your hard drive is important but keeping images organized within Lightroom is just as important. Rating images and using...

A Comprehensive Introduction to Black and White Photography

A lot of photographers think of black and white as the classical form of photography but digital technology helps make black and white photography...