International Adventure & Travel Photography
These travel photo essays will transport you to the far reaches of the globe. View images from around the world and learn about the landscapes and cultures experienced by other adventure photographers.
Thursday, February 11, 2016
Maximum Time In The Field: The Cheeseman Experience
Learn all about the landscapes and wildlife you’ll encounter when traveling to the far corners of the world with Cheesemans’ Ecology Safaris During his summer break in 1975, zoology and ecology professor Doug Cheeseman, along with his wife and self-taught naturalist Gail, led their first ecological expedition to Baja, Mexico.
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
A One-Of-A-Kind Photographic Tour
Experience an inspirational photography workshop amid the historic beauty of the British Channel Islands & France There’s no shortage of options when it comes to photographic workshops.
Tuesday, January 5, 2016
Travel South For The Winter
It’s the perfect time of year to escape to Costa Rica and explore diverse wildlife and landscape photo opportunities While many tropical countries are great for escaping winter’s cold, Costa Rica is quickly becoming one of the world’s best winter photo locations
Monday, November 30, 2015
Photographing UNESCO World Heritage Sites The light had traveled for endless miles across the world’s most fearsome desert to reach me.
Friday, November 6, 2015
Behind The Shot: Grey Glacier
Torres Del Paine National Park, Chile Located in Torres del Paine National Park, in Chile's Patagonia region, the Grey Glacier is a stunning place to visit.
Thursday, August 27, 2015
Photo-naturalist Tony Wu captures one of nature’s most dramatic spectacles—the large-scale spawning of thousands of marine fish in the waters of Palau Why do you take photos? The answer is different for everyone, but the reason I tossed aside a career in finance to devote my life to photography isn't just so I can take pretty pictures.
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
Luck Favors The Prepared
Kamil Tamiola brings the scientific method to alpine adventure photography Unlike an editorial photographer who might accompany a climbing team as it surmounts a new obstacle, Tamiola puts his visual storytelling approach to work on commercial assignments.
Monday, August 3, 2015
Behind The Shot: Swimming With Sharks
The Brothers Islands, Red Sea, Egypt Born in Finland, I now live in Taipei, Taiwan, and even though diving is very nice here, there are no longer sharks around, as they have been fished out for shark fin soup.
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
Our Beautiful, Fragile World
Engaging and inspirational, Peter Essick’s environmental photojournalism might just save the world For many people, a beautiful wild landscape image serves as an escape to a peaceful place away from the noise, congestion and stress of modern civilization.
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Behind The Shot: The Intruder
Great Egret Among Scarlet Ibises, Caroni Swamp, Trinidad I had been in the northern mountain range of Trinidad for four days already, and I kept hearing about Caroni Swamp and the roosting of the scarlet ibises.
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
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, 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, 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.
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