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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, February 14, 2012

Lake Tahoe, California

Located along the border between California and Nevada, Lake Tahoe is the largest alpine lake in North America.

Tuesday, January 31, 2012

The Higher Ground

Longtime OP contributor and Utah explorer James Kay gives us a unique look at a landscape that needs protection

Bank to the left and lift the wing," I shout over my shoulder above the roar of the engine.

Tuesday, January 31, 2012

The Spirit Bear

Cristina Mittermeier and Paul Nicklen journey to the Great Bear Rainforest in Canada to find the Spirit Bear of the Gitga’at People

Fewer than 500—that's the number of Spirit Bears that exist in the entire world.

Tuesday, December 27, 2011

Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area, Siuslaw National Forest, Oregon

Located on the Oregon Coast between Florence and Coos Bay, Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area is a strip of coastal dunes and forest between U.S. Highway 101 and the Pacific Ocean.

Tuesday, December 27, 2011

Discover Alaska Wildlife

From the sea to the mountains, the vast wilds of Alaska give nature photographers an opportunity to find and photograph some of the most iconic wildlife in North America

I first visited Alaska almost 10 years ago and became so enamored with Alaska's snow-covered summits, tidewater glaciers and wildlife that I decided to make it the focus of my photography.

Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Paradise

Scott Mead’s Hawaii landscapes show the depth of color, mood and drama of the islands’ stunning and wholly unique environment

Imagine Hawaii. No doubt you're picturing beautiful white sand beaches, lush tropical forests, maybe even an ocean sunset.

Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Mount Seymour Provincial Park, British Columbia, Canada

Located just 30 minutes from downtown Vancouver, Canada, Mount Seymour Provincial Park is one of the many amazing sights found in British Columbia.

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

The Season Of Solitude

Marc Adamus’ winter landscape images combine light, form and color to transport the viewer into a place and a state of emotion

In 2011, he found snow in late September while leading a workshop in Glacier National Park, but his winter really kicked in when he landed in a remote Arctic range a few days into October. He'll take winter wherever, whenever he can find it.

Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Photographing With Purpose

By creating more meaningful work, you can find greater focus and develop a stronger voice, leading to deeper satisfaction and growth as a photographer

What does it mean to be a photographer with purpose?

Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Assignments: November 2011

Photo Assignments From The Editor Of Outdoor Photographer Magazine

The Black And White Assignment was one of the most popular that we've run, and it attracted some of the best photography.

Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Sperry Peak, Cascade Range, Washington

Sperry Peak is located in the Cascade Mountains along a section of the scenic Mountain Loop Highway.

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Off The Beaten Path

Third-generation landscape photographer Marc Muench talks about his career, his latest book and what drives him

When Marc Muench was a kid, he and his family spent their summers on the road.

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

A Photo Highway

Route 89 carves its way through some of the most spectacular scenery in the Western U.S. It’s a landscape photographer’s dream road trip.

Ten years ago, I found myself staring at a map of the western United States looking for my next photographic project.

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

Appalachian Ridge Runner

In the quest to do more than just take pretty pictures, Jerry Greer is using his images to promote conservation in the region of the country he loves the most

To reach the Priest Pinnacle in the Priest Wilderness of the George Washington National Forest in central Virginia, Jerry Greer starts out long before daybreak to trek two miles up the Appalachian Trail, and then, with his GPS, heads off-trail to reach a remote outcropping of massive boulders

Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Wind River Range, Wyoming

Accessible only by foot or by horse, Dad's Lake is located in the Bridger Wilderness with-in Wyoming's Bridger-Teton National Forest.

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