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How To Plan A Milky Way Photo Shoot

July 25, 2019 | Text & Photography By Glenn Randall
Tips for choosing locations, timing and creative approaches to photographing the Milky Way above the landscape for incredible nighttime photos
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The Art Of Seeing, Part 2
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The Art Of Seeing, Part 2

July 23, 2019 | Text & Photography By Marc Muench
In part two of this article series on the fundamentals of landscape photo composition, we consider concepts including proportion, shapes and negative space
scale in nature photography
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Why Using Scale In Nature Photography Is So Important

June 20, 2019 | Text & Photography By Brian Matiash
To create a sense of scale in nature photography, include an element in your composition that can help viewers interpret size relationships in the scene
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The Art Of Seeing, Part 1

May 16, 2019 | Text & Photography By Marc Muench
In this three-part article series, we take a deep dive into the fundamentals of composing landscape photographs
photograph the moon: supermen over half dome
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Big Moon Landscapes

May 6, 2019 | Text & Photography By Gary Hart
How to add a looming lunar accent to your scenic photography
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safety in our national parks, tips for safety
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10 Tips For Safety In Our National Parks

April 25, 2019 | By Wes Pitts
A mindful, well-planned approach to photography in our national parks will help protect you and the park’s wild inhabitants
shooting black-and-white
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The Bridge To Black & White

February 26, 2019 | Text & Photography By James Kay
Creative considerations for making black-and-white images from color files
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Beyond The Camera

February 8, 2019 | Text & Photography By Huntington Witherill
Aesthetic expression in a photograph is more important than the tools and techniques used to make it
Winter photography with the Northern Lights
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Get Ready For Winter Photography

January 8, 2019 | Text & Photography By Kevin McNeal
Tips to protect yourself and your gear and to make stunning exposures of the season
Arctic pack ice captured with a standard focal length lens
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The “Normal” Lens

November 12, 2018 | Text & Photography By Justin Black
Mastering composition with standard focal length lenses
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How To Use Hyperfocal Focusing

November 6, 2018 | Text & Photography By Don Smith
Understand and use hyperfocal focusing to create sharper images and enhanced depth of field
Fall Color Photo Tips: Burgess Cemetery in Grafton, Vermont
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Classic Fall Color Photo Tips

October 11, 2018 | Text & Photography By Stan Trzoniec
Try these fall color photo tips that pros rely on to capture your own beautiful images of the stunning displays of autumn foliage

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how to use histograms to improve your exposures
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How To Use Histograms

May 15, 2018 | Text & Photography By Gary Hart
For precise exposures that best capture a scene’s dynamic range, ignore what the image preview looks like and rely on the histogram
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Make better landscape photos with previsualization
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The Approach To Better Landscape Photos

May 1, 2018 | Text & Photography By Marc Muench, Andy Williams And Sivani Babu
Three perspectives on seeing what is familiar—versus seeing what is new—in landscape photography
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There’s More Than One Right Answer

April 24, 2018 | By Wes Pitts / Photography By Dewitt Jones
Dewitt Jones’s TEDx talk reflects on his career and the mindset of celebration that has guided his work
Cold weather photo tips: Iceberg in Greenland
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Cold Weather Photo Tips

February 21, 2018 | Text & Photography By Paul Zizka
Insights for shooting when the mercury drops below freezing
Photographing a lunar eclipse at Trona Pinnacles, California
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Photographing A Lunar Eclipse

January 16, 2018 | Text & Photography By Michael Frye
Equipment, planning and exposure techniques to successfully photograph a lunar eclipse
black-and-white lagoon at Pfeiffer State Beach
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A Case For Black & White

January 2, 2018 | Text & Photography By Alan Ross
Core concepts for successful black-and-white photography
shooting for black and white Aldeyjarfoss waterfall, North Iceland after conversion to black and white
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Shooting For Black And White

December 21, 2017 | Text & Photography By Andy Williams
Considerations when deciding if monochrome is the right choice for a subject
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Ode To Monet

October 30, 2017 | Text & Photography By Timothy Wolcott
Studying the work of celebrated painters can lead you to new ways of seeing photographically
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