landscape photography

Behind the Lens - Alex Pflaum

Behind the Lens - Alex Pflaum

This time round on Behind the Lens we talk to Alex Pflaum - A talented travel photographer who loves to get off the beaten track and explore the lesser known parts of the world. Alex’s upcoming book, Overland, takes us on his epic 12,000km journey through the rarely visited Central Asia with his brother. He talks more about his adventure and his motivations behind it here.

Astrophotography Location Guide - 10 Great Places to Visit for Astrophotography

Astrophotography Location Guide - 10 Great Places to Visit for Astrophotography

Astrophotography is all about location, location, location. Finding the balance between dark skies and relative accessibility is tough enough without throwing in the need for some interesting subject matter. Jason Cook from Telescopic Watch has us covered in this guest post though, giving us 10 fantastic astrophotography locations from around the world! Read more here.

How to Use Leading Lines to Improve Your Photography Composition

How to Use Leading Lines to Improve Your Photography Composition

There are plenty of ways to enhance the sense of depth and three-dimensionality in a photograph, but not many can work as powerfully as a well placed leading line to draw the viewer’s eye into the scene. Leading lines are hugely effective compositional tools in all types of photography and can be used to great effect in the right hands. Read more here.

The Best Lenses for Landscape Photography

The Best Lenses for Landscape Photography

We’ve already discussed our favourite landscape photography cameras, but now it’s time to delve into the world of lenses. With so many available and a bunch of confusing acronyms it can be easy to get overwhelmed when researching a new lens, but we’ve got all the best lenses for landscape photography compiled into one easy list here!

The Best Cameras for Landscape Photography - A Buyer's Guide

The Best Cameras for Landscape Photography - A Buyer's Guide

The question I get asked most, by far, is which camera is best for the budding landscape photographer. As with everything there are many variables to consider, but here we’ve compiled a list of our favourite cameras for landscape photography to suit all budgets, with both DSLRs and Mirrorless cameras included too!

Tearing up the Rulebook - 12 Photography Rules and When to Break Them

Tearing up the Rulebook - 12 Photography Rules and When to Break Them

Always use the Rule of Thirds. Always use the Rule of Odds. Always shoot with your back to the sun. We’re bombarded with rules that try to dictate our photography from the moment we begin learning, but creativity should never be bound by concrete and inflexible rules. Here, we tear up the rulebook and enhance our photographic creativity!

Behind the Lens - RJ Franklin

Behind the Lens - RJ Franklin

This week on Behind the Lens we talk to RJ Franklin, a landscape and astrophotographer living and working in the iconic Yosemite Valley. RJ spends his spare time hiking around the part on the hunt for unique takes on some of the most well known landmarks in America. Read on to find out more about his incredible astrophotography.

Photography in the Rain - Making the Most of a Rainy Day

Photography in the Rain - Making the Most of a Rainy Day

What do you do when it’s raining? Batten down the hatches and wait for it to pass? Most people do that, but they’re missing a wealth of photography opportunities out there in the rain, and that applies across the board to all photography genres. Read on for all our tips and ideas for making the most of that rainy day.

5 Free Lightroom Presets

5 Free Lightroom Presets

There are many ways to streamline your post processing workflow, but one of the best is by using Adobe Lightroom presets to give you an instant starting point for your image. We’re giving away five completely free Lightroom presets here, as well as guiding you on how to install and use them! Read more here…

Ultimate Guide to Landscape Photography Part 3 - Planning and Preparation

Ultimate Guide to Landscape Photography Part 3 - Planning and Preparation

Part 3 of our Ultimate Guide to Landscape Photography goes into detail on how to plan your perfect landscape photography expedition. We take advantage of a number of traditional and modern techniques to ensure that your photography outing goes as smoothly as possible! Read more here…

Jake Traynor - What Tutorials Can't Teach You About Landscape Photography

Jake Traynor - What Tutorials Can't Teach You About Landscape Photography

Jake Traynor’s latest guest post discusses the limitations that you can encounter when relying solely on online tutorials to improve your landscape photography. It might seem a bit counter intuitive for a tutorial website to agree with this sentiment, but we’re huge advocates of photographers getting out there and experimenting! Read more here…

Kase K8 Filter Holder and Polariser Review

Kase K8 Filter Holder and Polariser Review

Kase may be one of the newest entrants to the UK filter market, but they’re making waves with their excellent quality and continued innovation. But does their filter holder, the Kase K8, live up to our ever heightening expectations from them? Read more here…

Ultimate Guide to Waterfall Photography

Ultimate Guide to Waterfall Photography

Standing in front of a powerful waterfall summons a feeling like none other, and naturally many photographers are compelled to try and capture this emotion in an image. Waterfall photography requires more thought than just pointing and shooting though, so read on for our Ultimate Guide to Waterfall Photography…

Jake Traynor - Why I Only Use One Lens in Landscape Photography

Jake Traynor - Why I Only Use One Lens in Landscape Photography

Our latest guest post from Jake Traynor discusses the benefits of stripping things back in landscape photography and only travelling with a single lens. But is there something on the other side of the coin? Read more here.

NiSi V5 Pro Filter System and Polariser Review

NiSi V5 Pro Filter System and Polariser Review

NiSi were one of the first brands to come along and challenge the market leaders in the photographic filter industry, but a few years down the line have they managed to keep up with that innovative pace? We review their NiSi V5 Pro Filter System here to find out. Read more here…

5 Reasons Why Sunrise is the Best Time for Landscape Photography

5 Reasons Why Sunrise is the Best Time for Landscape Photography

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.

Ultimate Guide to Forest Photography - Tips and Tricks

Ultimate Guide to Forest Photography - Tips and Tricks

Forest photography is one of the most difficult photography genres to crack. The overwhelming chaos of the environment presents unique challenges, but ones that are well worth overcoming. Once you get forest photography right, it will keep you coming back for more. Read more here…

Landscape Photography - The Benefits of Shooting Locally vs Travelling.

Landscape Photography - The Benefits of Shooting Locally vs Travelling.

Our latest guest post on Click and Learn Photography comes from Jake Traynor, a self taught landscape photographer from New South Wales. Here, he discusses the benefits of staying local in your hunt for the perfect landscape image, rather than chasing the honeypot locations. Read more here…

Is Sky Replacement Harmful to the Landscape Photography Industry?

Is Sky Replacement Harmful to the Landscape Photography Industry?

Our latest guest post on Click and Learn Photography comes from Jake Traynor, a self taught landscape photographer from New South Wales. He discusses his opinions on the controversial topic of sky replacement in landscape photography. Read more here…

Vanguard Alta Pro 2+ Tripod Review

Vanguard Alta Pro 2+ Tripod Review

After a successful launch of the Alta Pro tripods, Vanguard are back with their second line of professional quality tripods. The Vanguard Alta Pro 2+ has a number of on-paper advantages compared to it’s predecessor, but does it live up to the billing in the real world? Matt Holland finds out here.