• 3:44

    One Step to Simplify Photo Composition

    Have you ever asked yourself, “Why can’t my photo composition look like the professional who photographed this same area?” In this premium video lesson, Outdoor Photography Guide’s professional photographer David Johnston narrows the focus of photo composition to help you understand how to capture better images. One of the fastest ways to get better images…

    Watch Now >>
  • 6:53

    Tamron 70-300 – SPONSORED

    As outdoor photographers, we are always on a quest to find the best lenses that fit our needs and vision for our photography. My goal has always been high quality paired with smaller size and lighter weight. The Tamron 70-300 f/4.5-6.3 promised to check every one of those boxes, so I was excited to try…

    Watch Now >>
  • 3:53

    How to Use the Crop Tool the Right Way

    Often you find yourself framing a photograph larger than you’d intended, or after examination you find the digital file is off center. In this video, How to Use the Crop Tool the Right Way, professional nature photographer David Johnston gives you tips on how to use the crop tool to achieve the ideal composition. David…

    Watch Now >>
  • 4:23

    Adding Texture in Photography

    On your outdoor field trips, you’ve been capturing some nice images of landscapes. Yet when you view the files on your computer, you notice that the overall patina is kind of flat. In this video, How to Add Texture to Your Outdoor Photography, professional nature photographer David Johnston takes you into the editing studio for…

    Watch Now >>
  • 2:57

    Photography with the 28-200 Lens

    Professional photographer Ian Plant travels to the Badlands of South Dakota to test out Tamrons 28-200mm lens for Sony E Mount digital cameras. He puts the lens to the test in a variety of challenging situations. Ian uses the Tamron 28-200mm lens to photograph fleeting light on distant landscape features, as well as a comet…

    Watch Now >>
  • 6:23

    Photography with the Tamron 17-28 Lens

    Whenever I’m looking for a new lens for outdoor photography, I try to think about three main things. What is the cost of the lens compared to other competitors? Will it help me take better photos than I already do? Is it more advanced than my current lens selection? When I started to use the…

    Watch Now >>
  • 6:35

    Fujifilm X-A7

    On your outdoor photographic field trips, you’ve been lugging around camera bodies, lenses and equipment. In this video, professional nature photographer David Johnston travels to a Tennessee winter wonderland and shows you how the lightweight Fujifilm X-A7 camera can be a simple alternative to the elaborate camera technology. It doesn’t matter whether you are an…

    Watch Now >>
  • 3:37

    How to Compose Intimate Scenes

    When you are outside exploring nature, your tendency is to photograph the landscape, beautiful wide shots of lakes, forests. and majestic skies. Yet there is a much smaller world of photographic opportunity: intimate scenes. In this video, professional nature photographer David Johnston takes you through the process of photographing these intimate scenes. David defines intimate…

    Watch Now >>
  • 4:08

    Working in Nature: Ethical Principles

    In the last decade or so, the sale of digital cameras has exploded. Many more photographers are accessing public land to capture its natural beauty. In this video, Nature’s First Principles, professional outdoor photographer David Johnston reminds you of your ethical responsibilities when working in nature with your camera. David shares with you his basic…

    Watch Now >>