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.

5 Tips for Landscape Photography in Iceland

Iceland has quickly become one of the most popular countries for landscape photographers to visit. Once you've been there yourself it's not hard to...

Helpful Checklist for Landscape Photographers

You travel several hours to reach a scenic spot you've dreamed about photographing. You take out the camera. You find your composition. You take a...

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...

Sunset Photography: 8 Proven Tips for Great Images

There's no big secret that sunset photography is popular. What's not to love about a beautifully pink or dramatically red sky? Nowadays, it takes...

Extend Battery Life for Winter Photography

Winter is an incredibly picturesque season but there's one challenge: batteries drain in no time. Thanks to the cold temperatures, it takes next to...

Understanding The Exposure Triangle in Photography

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.

What is Live View?

Live View for Landscape Photography Have you used the Live View function on your camera? If not, I highly recommend you give it a try...

7 Actionable Steps to Capturing Images That Grab Attention

Capturing images that grab attention is a goal of any photographer. It’s exactly this skill that separates a good photographer from an average one.An image...

7 Useful Tips for Photographing Summer

I often receive a strange look when I mention that summer is my least favorite season. Sure, some relaxing days in the sun are...

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...