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.

12 Tips for Abstract Landscape Photography

The grand landscapes are beautiful to view and probably the reason you got into landscape photography but the smaller details and intimate scenes can...

How to Deal With Frustration in Landscape Photography

Have you ever had the feeling that you don't make any progress with your photography? That your creativity seems to be gone? You don't...

NYA-EVO Fjord 60-C Backpack Review

Is there a perfect backpack for landscape photographers? That's a question I've asked myself for many years as I've gone through a variety of...

Get Better Images Using Natural Framing in Landscape Photography

Finding a good composition is one of the hardest aspects of photography and while there are thousands of books on the subject, most of...

What Are Color Spaces in Photography?

After putting lots of effort into capturing and processing an image you’re finally ready to put it online or send it off to the printer, excited...

Why You Should Photograph Fewer Locations when Traveling

For me, there are three ingredients that make a great landscape photo: an interesting subject, a though-out composition, and, maybe most important, good light...

Learn Shutter Speed by Using the ICM Technique

There are few fundamental settings that have as big of an impact on an image then the shutter speed. Adjusting the shutter speed makes...

The Ultimate Guide to Smartphone Photography

Only 3 or 4 years ago, smartphone photography was a joke. The photos were so bad that you couldn't even post them in low...

Dealing with Clear Skies in Landscape Photography

For many years I didn’t know how to take great landscape photos under clear skies; if there weren’t clouds in the sky, I would...

Do You Make These 6 Mistakes When Photographing?

For many of us, photography is simply a way to disconnect and spend time outdoors but regardless of our ambitions, most have a shared...