Monthly Archives: January 2020

7 Tips for Using a Tripod in Landscape and Travel Photography

7 Tips for Using a Tripod in Landscape and Travel Photography explores 7 ways in which I get the best out of my tripod when I’m out and about. People get into many bad habits when it comes to using their tripod in the field. These habits can lead to images having camera shake and frustration. So here’s some of what I do to ensure I get all the imagery I want and that everything is as it should be.

Landscape Photography | Winter on Rannoch Moor & Glencoe

Landscape Photography Winter in Glencoe shows some of what fellow vlogger Paul Thomson, Dick Coulthard and I did up in the Highlands of Scotland over the weekend of 11 and 12 January 2020. It was a rough weekend with the usual fickle weather Glencoe can throw at you and our first day was a near wash-out. Heavy rain descended upon us and most of the day was spent in caf├ęs wondering if we’d ever get a single photo. But the […]

Vallerret Alta Over-Mitt Photography Gloves – A quick review

During the winter the need to protect ourselves is an obvious task. But when you’re a landscape photographer then it’s even more evident as sometimes you might be stood around waiting in the freezing cold. One thing that photographers have always struggled with is getting a proper hold of their camera when wearing gloves. And that’s where Vallerret come into the scene. Made and designed by photographers this excellent company kindly furnished me with two different sets. One was the […]