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I’m never lost, just discovering new locations

Researching new locations is an integral part of landscape photography, but I love it when those unexpected gems pop up. It happened earlier this month when I arrived a few days before my workshop in Umbria, Italy. I was driving north of Perugia to check out a couple of locations, but unfortunately neither lived up […]

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How to create stunning photos of poppies

The poppy season is upon us once again when splashes of red wash across the landscape as if from the brush strokes of Monet. When I go in search of a poppy field there are key aspects that I look for in order to create a good composition. Mainly, a thick concentration of poppies with […]

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Rocky Road Trip: 7 essential landscape locations in Nevada and Utah

It’s great to be back on the open road after 2 years of limited travel. I never get tired of photographing the Southwestern United States, so I wanted to photograph some locations that I hadn’t been to before and especially one that is my favourite national park-Bryce Canyon. The last time I photographed Bryce was […]

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TOP CALIFORNIA LANDSCAPE LOCATIONS

Photograph a variety of different landscapes in a short period of time. California is the best state in America for landscape photography by far, in my opinion. Just look what it has to offer; majestic mountains, deserts with seemingly endless sand dunes and a variety of cacti, rugged coastlines and nine national parks, more than […]

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10 TOP LANDSCAPE LOCATIONS IN THE USA

Many of you living in America may be planning a staycation instead of travelling abroad or as travel restrictions are relaxed, Brits might be thinking about a trip across the pond, so I’ve made a list of places that will inspire you to explore with your cameras. Compiling a list of my favourite landscape locations […]

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TOP 10 LANDSCAPE PHOTOGRAPHY LOCATIONS IN THE UK

It seems like a majority of the country will be planning a staycation this year and with so much to choose from where will you go? Rugged mountains, tranquil lakes, vast moorlands or stunning coastline to name just a few of the diverse types of landscapes for you to capture. To make it easier for […]

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5 WAYS TO IMPROVE YOUR COMPOSITIONS USING A TELEPHOTO LENS FOR LANDSCAPE PHOTOGRAPHY

If you struggle with composition, here are 5 key ways that will help you improve your landscape photography. As landscape photographers, we are conditioned to put on a wide-angle lens to create an image with foreground, mid-ground and background. It does help create depth in an image, but if you struggle with your compositions, here’s […]

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WHY I’M NO LONGER USING NIK COLLECTION

I like to feel I’m getting good value from the software I use, whether it’s on a stand-alone or subscription basis. I was never a fan of subscriptions, but I’ve seen the light and realise that Adobe provide excellent value as they continue to develop new features without charging for updates or increasing the subscription […]

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PHOTOGRAPHING SCOTLAND IN AUTUMN

I always look forward to my annual November pilgrimage to Scotland when the light is low in the sky; the landscape turns a golden hue and best of all, no midges! I usually stop off in the Lake District to break up the journey, spending a few days to photograph the tranquil lakes reflecting the […]

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