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.

The Best Aperture for Landscape Photography

What is the best aperture for landscape photography? This is a question I often receive via the CaptureLandscapes newsletter or from aspiring photographers in...

NFT Photography: The Ultimate Guide to Start Selling Your Work

NFT Photography, and NFTs in general, have been a hot topic for a while now. It's fair to guess that you've at the very...

6 Tips for Photographing Winter

I've always loved winter and grew up skiing and playing in the snow but as a photographer, it took me years to really appreciate...

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...

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...

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...