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Get back to nature with Outdoor Photographer. From landscape photography articles that include the rugged beauty of the West to the bustle of the urban jungle, use our nature and wildlife photo essays to find your next adventure.

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Three Days In Utah

For landscape photographers with a long winter weekend, here are some top spots in The Beehive State to get stunning, out-of-the-ordinary photos

For nature photographers looking for a long winter weekend of spectacular landscape vistas, Utah is ideal.

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Antarctic Dreams

When OP columnist William Neill led a workshop to Antarctica, he created his own unique collection of images from a place that has become much more accessible for photography-oriented adventurers

Grand glacial peaks present a powerful presence while providing a hub for penguin and seal populations.

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

OP 2014 Vistas Winners

Congratulations to the winners of our inaugural Vistas contest, whose images appear on these pages. You can see all of the Finalists at outdoorphotographer.com.

After several seasons of trying, I was finally able to capture this image.

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Behind The Shot: Steller Sea Lion

Hurst Island, British Columbia, Canada

The Steller sea lion: 700 pounds of six-foot rambunctious puppy dog!

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Assignments: January/February 2015

Winning Images From The Weekly Assignments At outdoorphotographer.com

Congratulations to Denis Dessoliers, Bud Walley and Valerie Millett.

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Behind The Shot: Shiprock & Dust Storm

I got to Shiprock, here in San Juan County, N.M., at about two in the morning, and if you've never seen the stars in all their radiant glory in the middle of the high desert, please, I beg you to come to my stomping grounds.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Assignments: December 2014

Winning Images From The Weekly Assignments At outdoorphotographer.com

Congratulations to David Saylor, Wendy Gedack and Quynh Ton for their winning photographs from the Reflections, Better Lucky Than Good and Starry Nights Assignments.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Off The Grid

Far from the Tropic zone, Chris Burkard’s big-picture outlook leads to images that are a mix of stunning landscapes, dramatic coastlines and out-of-the-ordinary surf action

All I ever wanted to do was shoot landscapes. That was the first thing I was ever passionate about.

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Underappreciated Vistas

Often maligned as “the Flyover States,” Tom Till shows us that the Midwest is rich with landscape photography opportunities, when you know where to look

Many photographers repeat this journey now.

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Assignments: November 2014

Winning Images From The Weekly Assignments At outdoorphotographer.com

The winners of the Summer Storms, Into The Sun and Summer Travel Assignments are showcased on these pages.

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

The Concept

Beyond a strong composition or capturing dazzling color, think of interesting, important and meaningful things to express in your photography

When teaching photography workshops, I emphasize the importance of starting an image with a concept.

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Behind The Shot: Social Scrum

Tony Wu describes how he made this dramatic sperm whale photo in the Indian Ocean, off the eastern coast of Sri Lanka

Sitting on a boat, roasting like Sunday dinner in the unyielding heat of equatorial sun, staring out across a panorama of tropical blue.

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Planes, Planes & More Planes

In this installment of our ongoing series about trekking to Antarctica, Joshua Holko offers insight into packing and dressing for comfort and safety in an extreme environment

Travelling to South Georgia Island and Antarctica on a dedicated photographic expedition presents some unique packing challenges for both personal equipment and camera gear.

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Earth Is My Witness

Art Wolfe’s new book is a massive compendium of his life’s work

The sun, the moon, and the stars live together as a cooperative.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Assignments: October 2014

Winning Images From The Weekly Assignments At outdoorphotographer.com

In this issue, we showcase the winning images from the Worm's-Eye View, Twilight, Lazy Summer Days and Birds In Flight Assignments, which ran in July of this year.

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