The alarm calls can sound like torture, but there is a reason why so many landscape photographers continue to endure them and get up for sunrise. Why not just wait until sunset you ask? Well, there are five very good reasons why I prefer sunrise for landscape photography.
Light is the most important factor in photography. Without light there is no photograph, and the presence of aesthetically pleasing light is almost as important! Using natural light takes a lot of patience and research, but when you master the art of predicting the light the rewards will shine through in your photography.