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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, June 5, 2012

Cades Cove, Great Smoky Mountains National Park Tennessee

Located along the border of western North Carolina and eastern Tennessee, Great Smoky Mountains National Park is the most visited national park in the U.S. park system.

Tuesday, June 5, 2012

How To Be A Conservation Photographer

Do you want to make a difference with your pictures? Take a look at these tips to get you started.

Gear has exploded all over my tiny 600-square-foot apartment in Boulder, Colo.

Tuesday, May 22, 2012

Elemental Energy

Rafael Rojas sorts through the earth’s kinetic frenzy to create structured, graphic images that connect the viewer to the scene and to nature as a whole

Rafael Rojas is a high-energy guy, which comes through in everything he does.

Tuesday, May 8, 2012

The Nature Of Wildlife

Stefano Unterthiner gets incredibly close to the action to create his unique wildlife photographs

Stefano Unterthiner's wildlife photography is about as up close and personal as you can get to timid wildlife and rare animals.

Tuesday, May 8, 2012

Frogs Of The OSA

In a Costa Rica refuge, preservation tactics are leading to a stable ecosystem where amphibians are thriving

My foot plunged through cool rushing water to find the firm purchase of a pebbled streambed.

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Assignments: June 2012

Photo Assignments From The Editor Of Outdoor Photographer Magazine

I'm highlighting images from several recent OP Assignments In this issue.

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Glacier National Park, Montana

Northern Montana's expansive Glacier National Park offers over 700 miles of trails, with 760 lakes, 175 mountains and two dozen glaciers.

Tuesday, April 10, 2012

The Forgotten Intimate Landscape

Think like Eliot Porter, and adopt a “less is more” approach to your landscapes

The history of American landscape photography generally has been a continuum of great photographers like William Henry Jackson, Ansel Adams and David Muench training their cameras on the big scenic image.

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Crescendo!

Charles Cramer’s magnificent landscape photographs reflect his musical training in the use of form, balance, dynamic range and a sense of scale

Ansel Adams described printmaking in musical terms: The negative is the score, and the print the performance.

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Rocks For Shots

How knowing a little geology makes you a better landscape photographer

I can still recall the first time I laid eyes on the red rock country around Moab, Utah.

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Highlands, North Carolina

Highlands, N.C., is located on a high plateau within the larger Blue Ridge Mountains, a mature range that's named for the distinctly blue haze said to be the product of trees releasing isoprene into the atmosphere.

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Solitude Is Bliss

Kurt Budliger creates peaceful landscapes in the uncharted territory around his New England home

Kurt Budliger appreciates the great American tradition of Western landscape photography.

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

A River Odyssey

In Seasons of the Steelhead, Drew Stoecklein’s photographs take us on a visual journey that captures the essence of being on the river

When he was approached about doing a book on fishing for steelhead in the Northwest, Drew Stoecklein had never photographed such a large-scale project, and he knew little about fishing.

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Science On Ice

A photographer chronicles scientific expeditions in the polar regions

Sleeping on the Greenland Ice Sheet, waddling with penguins in Antarctica and cruising aboard an icebreaker in the Bering Sea are typical days in the life of photographer Chris Linder.

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

White Sands National Monument, New Mexico

Located west of Alamogordo, N.M., White Sands National Monument is the world's largest gypsum dune field, a surreal high-desert landscape created by the erosion of water-soluble gypsum deposits in the nearby San Andreas Mountains over thousands of years.

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