Photography Tips

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.

Mastering the Histogram: An Essential for Better Photography

The Histogram is a tool that most beginners know about, but have zero understanding of. Yet it is one of the most important tools to understand

What’s The Role of Visualization In Black & White Landscape Photography?

There are two aspects of developing a Black and White landscape photo in Lightroom. One is craft, where you use Lightroom’s sliders and tools...

Why Are My Photos Blurry [And How to Fix It] 

Are your photos blurry? Do you struggle to get razor-sharp images? If this is a consistent problem you face, then there’s a big chance...

Mastering Milky Way Panoramas: A Step-by-Step Guide to Stunning Nightscapes

Creating captivating Milky Way panoramas showcasing the entire arc above a landscape is not an easy task. It’s something that takes experience, trial and...

ISO in Digital Photography [A Comprehensive Guide]

ISO is the third and final component of the Exposure Triangle, and in this comprehensive guide, we break down the technical jargon and make...

Mastering Aperture in Photography [An Essential Guide]

To fully understand your camera and become a better photographer, you must understand the basic functions such as Aperture, ISO and Shutter Speed. For the beginner this seems impossible to learn, but with a little bit of experimenting and reading you will quickly see that it's not nearly as tough as it seems. In todays basic series I will give you an introduction to Aperture in Landscape Photography.

What is Shutter Speed in Photography? [Comprehensive Guide]

Shutter Speed is measured in seconds, or fractions of seconds. A larger denominator such as 1/1000 is a quicker shutter speed than a lower denominator such as 1/10 allowing less light to reach the sensor. But how does it impact your image?

The Exposure Triangle in Photography [Comprehensive Guide]

Understanding each of the photography elements is important for you to take control over your camera. But to fully be able to use manual mode, you also need to understand how these settings work together. This is known as The Exposure Triangle.

Unveiling the Secrets: What Makes a Great Photo?

What makes a great photo? I wish there was an easy answer to this. I'm sure you'd like that as well. Unfortunately, there's no easy...

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...