When you capture your landscape images, you might consider how to tell the story through a sense of place. In this free video, world renowned outdoor photographer Ian Plant takes you to the Dakota Badlands to create photographs unique to this setting. He shows you how the cracked mud gives the Badlands its own sense of place. He makes sure his landscape images always include these cracked mud patterns, whether as visual foreground introductions or tighter shots of the intimate details. Using a wide angle lens, Ian makes his exquisite landscape photographs, all telling the story of the Badlands’ unique geographic sense of place.
Learn about the history of North Carolina’s wild horses. How did they come to be on the island, and how do they thrive in such harsh conditions? These horses are magnificent, and capturing them in photo form is something that many people never get the opportunity to do.Watch Now >>
Shooting into the light is a favorite photography technique for professional photographers Ian Plant and Zac Mills. In this video, Ian and Zac have two thrilling encounters with separate lion prides, photographing these majestic animals backlit by the rising sun. Ian and Zac share techniques and artistic insights, helping you make the most of yourWatch Now >>
High contrast lighting is always a problem for even the best of photographers. World renowned photographer, Jim Zuckerman, visits a classic cemetery in Massachusetts for tips on how to turn high contrast into a plus. In composing a wide angle image of gravestones, Jim uses a tree to block the sun, which solves the highWatch Now >>
A HDR photography session in a deserted prison? Why not! Professional photographer and instructor, Tony Sweet, takes you to an old prison cell block for what he calls “a great HDR venue” because of the dynamic lighting range from bright skylights to dark stone walls. You will learn to deviate from your normal light readingWatch Now >>