Go With The Flow

Tips and techniques
for photographing whitewater
and sea kayaking
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Sequoia &
Kings Canyon
National Parks

These adjacent national parks
offer some of the most stunning
scenery in the country
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Fall For
The Wild

Autumn colors provide
a beautiful backdrop
for wildlife photographs
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Autumn Color

Creative advice for
photographing stunning
foliage displays
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Classes, Tours &

Plan your next photo adventure
and learn from the pros
in inspiring locations
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Where The Green
Meets The Blue

Telling the stories
of traditional cultures
and their sacred places
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Waimea Canyon

The south shore of Kauai
is a tropical paradise
of verdant foliage,
waterfalls and rainbows
Explore This Favorite Place

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The Needles

The Black Hills of South Dakota cover 1.2 million acres of forested hills and mountainous landscapes. With expansive pine forests,…

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Dinosaur Adventure!

After feeling trapped at home for the past couple of years, I think it is fair to say that most…

Photography Gear

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Photo of gear of the year
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10 Best Cameras & Lenses of the Year: OP Editors’ Picks 2022

Our annual selection of noteworthy cameras and lenses for scenic, wildlife and adventure photography
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Create a Gorgeous Professional Photo Book of Your Work with Saal Digital

Do you have a series of photos you'd like to see in print? We tried out Saal Digital's Professional Photo Book service and loved the results

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Tips & Techniques

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How Should You Shoot That? It Depends

I was leading one of my June safaris to the Serengeti and was asked a question. In that a “correct”…

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4 Photography Hacks To Try

Everything in life has a purpose, but does a given item that performs a given task need to be relegated…

Pro Perspectives

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5 Ways to Create Stunning Photos Using New Angles

Even a small change in perspective can make a big difference

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When Does a Photo Become a Work of Art?

When does a photo become a work of art? To create art out of a simple recording of light requires the photographer’s heart and mind