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Browse articles that explore some of our favorite outdoor photography locations throughout the United States. Learn about the weather, the best time to shoot, how to get there and more, all from a photographer's perspective.


Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Rock Island State Park, Tennessee

Rock Island State Park is set in the Cumberland Plateau area of central Tennessee.

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Elakala Falls, Blackwater Falls State Park, West Virginia

Elakala Falls is located inside of Blackwater Falls State Park in the Allegheny Mountains of West Virginia.

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

White Sands Nat’l Monument, New Mexico

The White Sands National Monument sits at the heart of New Mexico's Tularosa Basin.

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Coastal Areas, Maine

If you could draw a relatively straight line that followed the Maine coast from Kittery to Lubec, you'd end up with a length of about 230 miles.

Tuesday, September 6, 2011

Letchworth State Park, New York

Commonly referred to as the Grand Canyon of the East, Letchworth State Park is located about 35 miles southwest of Rochester, New York.

Tuesday, August 9, 2011

Amicalola Falls State Park, Georgia

Located just 60 miles north of Atlanta, Amicalola Falls State Park is one of Georgia's scenic jewels. Amicalola is a Cherokee Indian word for "tumbling waters," and within the park resides the Amicalola Falls, which, at 729 feet, is the tallest cascading waterfall east of the Mississippi River.

Tuesday, June 7, 2011

Hocking Hills State Park, Ohio

Hocking Hills State Park is located in the picturesque sandstone region of Ohio about 57 miles southeast of the city of Columbus. It's an area of rock outcrops, deep recess gorges and caves, waterfalls, forest and wildflowers

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Myrtle Island, South Carolina

A favorite and idyllic setting exemplifying the area's countless estuarial rivers, creeks and marshes, Myrtle Island is found deep in South Carolina's Low Country

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Carrizo Plain National Monument, California

Situated in California’s Central Valley, the Carrizo Plain National Monument is the last of the state’s historic grasslands. Photo opportunities abound in what’s known as “California’s Serengeti” for its rich wildlife and sweeping landscapes.

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