For outdoor photographers, practical landscape photography tips can be invaluable. In this free video, world renowned outdoor photographer Ian Plant travels to the Badlands and shows you five essential landscape photography tips to help you improve your images. The first is to look for a dramatic sky with colorful clouds. Second, you want favorable light, usually found at dawn or dusk in glowing golds, oranges, and pinks. Third is dramatic background scenery as in the case of the textured hills and buttes of western South Dakota. Fourth is a compelling foreground such as in the hills of the Badlands where the erosion patterns lead the viewer’s eye from near to far. Fifth, you want everything from near to far to be in focus, achieved through the choice of a small aperture. Join pro photographer Ian Plant for five landscape photography tips that will help you capture beautiful outdoor images no matter where you are.
A picture can tell a story. In this video, professional landscape photographer, Steve Kossack, takes you into a cavern in Arizona and tells you the story of The Exit. Steve shows you how to tell the visual story of ancient waters seeking the lowest point inside the sandstone cavern. He says, “The walls are amazingWatch Now >>
What belongs in your picture? Learn from an expert photographer how to compose a picture that takes the viewer’s eyes where you, the photographer, want them to go, and which settings can help you achieve that most effectively.Watch Now >>
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To photograph white-tailed deer, you have to be long on patience, but it’s well worth the time. In this video series, pro wildlife photographers Doug Gardner and Bill Lea take you to Cades Cove in the great Smoky Mountains National Park. They capture these beautiful animals in the foggy light of early morning and inWatch Now >>