Photograph taken at Grand Canyon-Parashant National Monument
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Hidden Gems Of Our National Monuments

February 22, 2022 | Text & Photography By QT Luong
With smaller crowds, limited development and fewer regulations, our national monuments are ideal destinations for adventurous photographers who want to make images in rarely photographed places
Image of a Golden-fronted woodpecker
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Unique Texas Wildlife

August 24, 2021 | Text & Photography By Dave Welling
For unique bird and other wildlife opportunities, head to the Lone Star State
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Image of a bear charging through a river in Katmai National Park
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Bears Of Katmai National Park

August 18, 2021 | Text & Photography By Charles Glatzer
Travel advice, gear recommendations and camera technique for photographing brown bears in this awe-inspiring destination
Image of Channel Islands National Park
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10 Favorite National Parks

August 11, 2021 | Text & Photography By QT Luong
A selection of my most-recommended parks for nature photography from across the U.S.
Image of Sandstone Falls in New River Gorge
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Waterfalls Of New River Gorge

August 3, 2021 | Text & Photography By Randall Sanger
New River Gorge National Park in West Virginia is a wonderland of waterfalls
View of volcanic rock formations at Pinnacles National Park
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Pinnacles National Park

March 23, 2021 | Text & Photography By Don Smith
A photographer’s guide to one of our newer national parks, a unique landscape in central California forged by ancient geological forces still active today
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Photograph of sandhill cranes migrating on the Pacific Flyway
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Winter On The Pacific Flyway

December 10, 2020 | Text & Photography By Garry Everett
California’s Sacramento Valley is a major destination for migrating birds from Alaska to Patagonia. These local insights will help you plan your visit.
Unique national parks: Image from American Samoa
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10 Unique National Parks

July 21, 2020 | Text & Photography By QT Luong
Though they may not be the most famous national parks, each of these has something special worth a visit
national parks for summer, Kings Canyon
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5 National Parks For Summer

June 3, 2020 | By William Sawalich & QT Luong / Photography By QT Luong
They’re not too hot, not too crowded and they offer tons of summer-specific photographic opportunities
photo hotspots of the northern rockies include Glacier National Park
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Northern Rockies Photo Hot Spots

April 22, 2020 | Text & Photography By James Kay
A photographer’s guide to prime landscape locations in the Northern Rockies
places for fall color photos: Tennessee
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10 Favorite Places For Fall Color Photos

September 20, 2019 | By Staff
Great locations across the country to capture stunning color this season
Image of Caladesi Island, a destination for nature photography in Florida
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Florida’s Hidden Wild

May 24, 2019 | Text & Photography By Carlton Ward Jr.
Top spots to capture scenic landscapes and wildlife in this photographer’s paradise

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Photographing Olympic National Park: Rialto Beach
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Olympic National Park

August 15, 2018 | Text & Photography By Jason Savage
Encompassing three distinct ecosystems and incredible geographic diversity, this jewel of the Pacific Northwest is unlike any other national park
Big Sur Bixby Bridge
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Winding, Wondrous Big Sur

August 1, 2018 | Text & Photography By Don Smith
The iconic stretch of California coastline along Highway 1 offers photographers “the greatest meeting of land and water in the world”
Florida Photo Hot Spots: Biscayne National Park
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Florida Photo Hot Spots

August 1, 2018 | Text & Photography By Paul Marcellini
A guide to the variety of stunning locations for nature photography in the Sunshine State
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White-faced capuchin in Latin America
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Te Amo, Latin America

July 17, 2018 | Text & Photography By Clay Bolt
An incredible array of wildlife awaits in Central and South America. Plan your trip carefully for an unforgettable photography experience
Cranes in Hokkaido Japan
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Wild Japan

June 18, 2018 | Text & Photography By Mark Edward Harris
A traveler’s guide to Japan’s diverse, year-round wildlife photo opportunities
Grizzly bear in the Great Bear Rainforest
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Great Bear Rainforest

February 15, 2018 | Text & Photography By David Mackenzie
This pristine temperate rain forest in British Columbia is home to abundant wildlife, including the legendary spirit bear
White Mountains for fall color: birches and maples
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Colors Of The White Mountains

November 30, 2017 | Text & Photography By Harry Lichtman
New Hampshire’s White Mountains offer stunning fall foliage photographic opportunities that attract visitors from around the world