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Circles or Squares: A Beginners Guide to Filter Formats for Landscape Photography

Circles or Squares: A Beginners Guide to Filter Formats for Landscape Photography

Many aspiring photographers get intimidated by landscape photography because of their unfamiliarity to filters. While filters are not 100% essential to learning landscape, understanding this topic before making choices can lead you towards better gear decisions.

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3 Ways to Master Abstract Photography

3 Ways to Master Abstract Photography

Abstract nature and landscape photography is a subgenre in its own right. It is a fascinating approach to nature, where the feeling of the photo is usually more important than the subject.

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An Easy Way to Work With Hyperfocal Distance

An Easy Way to Work With Hyperfocal Distance

Hyperfocal distance is one of the most convenient techniques in landscape photography, as it allows you to maximize the amount of your image that is in focus without resorting to more involved techniques such as focus stacking. If you do not want to deal with mental math or looking up values in a table, this great video will give you a quick and easy method for employing hyperfocal distance in your own work.

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$1,000 to the Winner: Which Image Do You Think Will Scoop the Prize?

$1,000 to the Winner: Which Image Do You Think Will Scoop the Prize?

What are you like at judging a photography contest? Do you think you know what goes through the minds of those who hold the fate of contestants in their hands? Soon, the final choices will be made and $1,000 cash will be given to the winner. Check out the images of the 50 chosen finalists and take your pick.

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How to Use a Foreground to Create Depth

How to Use a Foreground to Create Depth

The composition is one of the hardest aspects of landscape photography. There are many ways to compose a photo, and having a strong foreground is a common tool to create depth in your photos.

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ProCamera Is Still the iOS Photo App to Beat

ProCamera Is Still the iOS Photo App to Beat

I’ve been looking at photo apps for the iPhone since the phone was first released in 2007. From the start, it was pretty clear Apple wasn’t getting the most out of their own camera with the built-in app, and third parties rushed in. If you wanted to take serious photos, many of the apps were wanting, offering stickers and other features most pros would disdain. But not this app.

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The Reality of Photographing the Himalayas: Acute Mountain Sickness During a Photography Workshop

The Reality of Photographing the Himalayas: Acute Mountain Sickness During a Photography Workshop

One of the bucket list places to photograph for many photographers is among the giants of the world’s 8,000-meter mountain peaks in Nepal. One of the things you can’t plan for is how your body will respond to those heights. What happens when you’re leading a photography workshop and your body won’t adjust to the altitude?

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Helpful Tips for Landscape Photographers

Helpful Tips for Landscape Photographers

Landscape photography is a challenging but rewarding genre, full of subtle adjustments that can make or break an image. If you are looking to improve your images, this great video shows you lots of example photos and discusses what makes them compelling work.

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How to Edit Landscape Images for a Painterly Feel in Lightroom

How to Edit Landscape Images for a Painterly Feel in Lightroom

Some landscape photographers produce images that have a distinctly classical, painterly tone to them. The starting point is always a good image, but in order to tease out this particular ambience, a few simple yet strategic edits in Lightroom are all one needs.

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10 Crucial Values You Need to Know in Landscape Photography

10 Crucial Values You Need to Know in Landscape Photography

Technical perfection, originality, environmentalism, story, aesthetics, and realism are all concepts or principles we as landscape photographers can value. What we value will define how we do our landscape photography and if those photos will ever be any good.

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Learn All About Landscape and Travel Photography With This Incredibly Comprehensive Tutorial

Learn All About Landscape and Travel Photography With This Incredibly Comprehensive Tutorial

Landscape and travel photography can be incredibly rewarding genres and a wonderful chance to capture interesting places and human life while showing off your own creative vision. If you are looking to dive into it, check out this incredibly comprehensive video that will show you everything you need to know, from gear, to composition, to post-processing.

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Five Editing Mistakes to Avoid in Landscape Photography

Five Editing Mistakes to Avoid in Landscape Photography

Landscape photographers very often rely rather heavily on the editing process to fully bring their creative ideas to fruition. And while there is nothing inherently wrong with that, there are a lot of ways in which the process can go awry. This helpful video discusses five common editing mistakes landscape photographers make and how to avoid or fix them.

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7 Reasons Not to Use a Neutral Density Gradient Filter, and My Reason to Ignore This

7 Reasons Not to Use a Neutral Density Gradient Filter, and My Reason to Ignore This

The use of filters is very popular among landscape photographers. There are a lot of beautiful filters available that can help capture the landscape in the way you want to. But how useful are these filters in reality? Let’s have a look.

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Winter Is the Best Time of the Year for Landscape Photographers

Winter Is the Best Time of the Year for Landscape Photographers

There is something truly sublime about a fresh coat of snow. There are few things in nature that are as visually organic as snow-covered trees.

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Did You Forget the Gold You Have Laying Around on Your Hard Drive?

Did You Forget the Gold You Have Laying Around on Your Hard Drive?

Over the years, I have taken a huge amount of photographs. At the same time, I have also developed as a photographer, and my view on photos has changed.

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“Evil Eyes” Sunrise Captured During Solar Eclipse

Historically speaking, solar eclipses have been surrounded by myths, legends, and superstitions. If you’re one of those individuals who remains superstitious about sunrises and solar eclipses, then you should probably avoid looking at this image for too long.

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The Easiest Way to Replace a Sky in a Photo

The Easiest Way to Replace a Sky in a Photo

I’ve been replacing skies manually in Photoshop for over 15 years now. It’s time-consuming and tedious, but I assumed it was the only way. But now, Luminar 4 claims to be able to swap skies with a single click, and it’s quite impressive.

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