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If you’re looking for basic photography techniques to improve your landscape photography, you’ve come to the right place!
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We’re sharing our list of landscape photography techniques, resources, tips, travel photography gear and more to help you grow as a photographer!
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It’s important to understand the concepts to use when composing your photo. Knowing the basics of composition will improve your pictures dramatically!
- BLUE HOUR & GOLDEN HOUR PHOTOGRAPHY
- FILL THE FRAME
- HORIZON LINE
- FOREGROUND, MIDGROUND, BACKGROUND (LAYERS)
- LEADING LINES
- RULE OF THIRDS
COMPOSITION PHOTO IDEAS
Take a look at these photo ideas shared by members of our Facebook Group, Your Photography Journey to illustrated these compositional techniques.
Watch the videos as we discuss each photo and how it uses the concepts.
- BLUE HOUR & GOLDEN HOUR PHOTO IDEAS
- FILL THE FRAME PHOTO IDEAS
- FRAMING PHOTO IDEAS
- HORIZON LINE PHOTO IDEAS
- FOREGROUND, MIDGROUND, BACKGROUND PHOTO IDEAS
- LEADING LINES PHOTO IDEAS
- PERSPECTIVE PHOTO IDEAS
- RULE OF THIRDS PHOTO IDEAS
PHOTOGRAPHY TIPS, TUTORIALS AND IDEAS
Use the ‘how to’ photography tutorials to capturing stunning images of nature and the landscape scenes you see as you travel.
- HOW TO PHOTOGRAPH REFLECTIONS
- HOW TO PHOTOGRAPH WATERFALLS & RIVERS
- SEASONS PHOTO IDEAS
- SUNRISE PHOTOGRAPHY TIPS
- SUNRISE PHOTO IDEAS
- SUNSET PHOTOGRAPHY TIPS
- SUNSET PHOTO IDEAS
- WATER PHOTO IDEAS
- WEATHER PHOTO IDEAS
TIPS AND RESOURCES
Here’s a list of additional tips and resources to help you take better photos. We find photo challenges a fun way to get out an practice! And don’t forget to get the kids involved as well with photo scavenger hunts!
- Lightroom: 5 Photo Editing Tips
- How Does the ISO Camera Setting Affect My Photos?
- The Benefits of Photography on Mental Health, Perspective and Life
- Why It’s Important to Photograph the Things You Love
- Basic Photography Tips You Should Never Forget
- Best Online Beginner Photography Courses
- 52 Week Photography Challenge
- Photo Scavenger Hunt, Activities & Games
- 4 Seasons Photo Scavenger Hunt for Kids
- National Park Photo Scavenger Hunt
- Spring Photo Challenge
- Summer Photo Challenge
- Fall Photo Challenge
- Winter Photo Challenge
Travel Photography Destinations
Here’s a bucket list of places to travel where you can capture stunning landscape photography images.
- Oregon Photography Locations
- Grand Teton Photo Spots
- Arches National Park Photography
- Arches, Canyonlands and Dead Horse Point Photography Guide
- Bryce Canyon Photo Spots
- Bald Eagle Photography Tour in Washington State
- Yellowstone Waterfalls to See and Photograph
PHOTOGRAPHY GEAR LIST
If you’re looking to upgrade your current camera equipment, use this list of photography gear we use and recommend.
- Camera Gear Checklist for Travel Photography
- Best DSLR Cameras for Travel Photography
- 10 Awesome Compact Travel Cameras
- 10 Best Lightweight Travel Tripods
- 10 Best Tripods for Heavy Lenses & DSLR Cameras
- Filters for Landscape Photography
- Camera Accessories Every Photographer Must Have
- Top 10 Vlogging Cameras for Beginners
- 10 Best Cameras for Blogging
- Top 10 Budget Vlogging Cameras
- Equipment Every Vlogger Needs
- Spring Landscape Photography Gear List
- Winter Clothing Guide for Travel Photography
Fun photography gift ideas for you or any photography lover on your list!