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North American Wildlife & Landscape Photography


The stunning beauty of North American landscapes and wildlife awaits you. Explore Red Rock Canyon State Park in California or feast your eyes on abundant wildlife in Alaska. Our American photography features can turn your next journey into a visually stunning experience.


Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Assignments: September 2014

Winning Images From The Weekly Assignments At outdoorphotographer.com

In the late spring and early summer, we ran an eclectic mix of Assignments, including Abstracts, Wide-Angle, Wildflowers and Brooks, Streams & Rivers.

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Assignments: September 2014

Winning Images From The Weekly Assignments At outdoorphotographer.com

In the late spring and early summer, we ran an eclectic mix of Assignments, including Abstracts, Wide-Angle, Wildflowers and Brooks, Streams & Rivers.

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

The Muse Of Monochrome

If black-and-white landscape photography was an earthquake, Yosemite would be the epicenter

Yosemite is a giant magnet, and nature photographers are iron filings.

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Back To B&W

A lifelong student of the medium, photographer Tony Hertz makes digital black-and-white landscapes with a wet-darkroom sensibility

For photographer Tony Hertz, black-and-white photography represents a return to his roots. He worked as a newspaper photographer during the 1980s, where all of his assignments were shot on black-and-white film, then processed and printed by hand in a traditional darkroom.

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Assignments: August 2014

The Best Of The Assignments Submissions From outdoorphotographer.com

Leading up to this special Black & White issue, we ran an Assignment inviting you to send in your best black-and-white landscapes.

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

The Timeless Moment

With a handheld, integrated-lens digital camera, renowned landscape photographer David Muench explores the proposed Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks National Monument

We were stopped at the pass on Highway 70 for a missile test.

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

American Landscape Photo Contest 2014 Winners

Showcasing the top images from Outdoor Photographer’s premier contest

Technology changes photography as much as photography changes technology.

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Going Back To Baja

James Kay takes us on an exploration of the national parks in the rugged and beautiful Baja Peninsula

As the northernmost and westernmost state of Mexico, Baja California is a peninsula that stretches from the southern tip of California to Baja California Sur.

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Assignments: July 2014

The Best Of The Assignments Submissions From outdoorphotographer.com

In the spring of 2014, the OP Assignments ranged from self-explanatory topics like Spring Showers to more interpretive themes like Contrasting Landscapes.

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Something New!

How a trek to the wide-open landscapes and extreme wilderness of Alaska led to a creative recharge for Marc Muench

Devil's club and blueberries were everywhere, granite cliffs towering up into the misty clouds, looking like scenes out of the movie The Lord of the Rings.

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Assignments: June 2014

The Best Of The Assignments Submissions From outdoorphotographer.com

From weather to light to mood, the weekly Assignments Winners showcased in this issue are from a diverse mix of themes.

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Dutch Harbor, Unalaska, Alaska

Nearly 1,000 miles southwest of Anchorage sit two small islands in Alaska's Aleutian Islands connected only by a 500-foot bridge

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Assignments: May 2014

The Best Of The Assignments Submissions From outdoorphotographer.com

I sent out several Assignments about the cold and the snow and ice, as well as one asking for submissions centered around the color blue.

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Painted Hills, John Day Fossil Beds National Monument, Oregon

The Painted Hills are part of the John Day Fossil Beds in central Oregon.

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Assignments: April 2014

The Best Of The Assignments Submissions From outdoorphotographer.com

During the height of winter, as much of North America wrestled with biting cold, heavy snow, and in the case of the Southwest, sunny days in the 80s.

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