Tag : landscape photography

Landscape Photography | Winter in Arctic Norway

Norway is a landscape photographer’s paradise. With its beautiful fjords and high mountains, in winter it becomes a beautiful sight for any photographer when snow blankets the landscape. Back in February I had an opportunity to go above the arctic circle starting first in Tromsø before heading a little southwards to the island of Senja. The latter is less visited than the more popular Lofoten Islands which means at times you have the place to yourself as a photographer. So […]

Landscape Photography | Patagonia Journey to the end of the World Part 02

Patagonia. Landscape Photography at the end of the World Part 2 highlights the second part of an epic journey I took down to the fjords of Chile in South America. On a commissioned trip for a cruise liner I had the opportunity to see stunning mountain scenery; glaciers and get up close to some of the wildlife that inhabits this part of the world. To say the scenery was mind blowing is an understatement. Even breathtaking seems to not do […]

Khentii Province in Mongolia

Mongolia | A Journey to Central Asia | The Wilderness

The road trip begins – but first the supermarket When you say goodbye to the hubbub of Ulaanbaatar in the confines of a Furgon van the most likely scenario that will happen next is your driver and guide will stop at a supermarket on the outskirts of the city. What is a supermarket like in Mongolia? It is no different to any other supermarket and more than likely you will see many familiar brand names as well as some not […]

Patagonia Landscape Photography at the end of the World

Patagonia. Landscape Photography at the end of the World highlights the first part of an epic journey I took down to the fjords of Chile in South America. On a commissioned trip for a cruise liner I had the opportunity to see stunning mountain scenery; glaciers and get up close to some of the wildlife that inhabits this part of the world. To say the scenery was mind blowing is an understatement. Even breathtaking seems to not do it justice. […]

7 Composition Tips & Tricks to Compose Your Landscape and Travel Photos

7 Composition Tips & Tricks to Compose Your Landscape and Travel Photos is designed to take you in a logical way of composing your images to try and ensure you end up with better and better photos. Composition is one of those key elements that needs to be mastered in photography and in any visual art. We need to compose our images so that viewers are drawn into them. In this photography tutorial I start with the rule of thirds […]

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 cafés 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 […]

Favourite images of 2019 – Landscape and Travel Photography

The year of 2019 was an incredibly busy one. Traversing the World from Europe to Asia and back again. Many miles traveled and many people and their cultures taken in. From getting stuck in Vietnam to watching Mongolian eagle hunters at work. I haven’t seen it all but I’ve definitely had my horizons broadened yet again. This video is both a small showcase for some of the places I’ve been to as well as a look over what I feel […]

Landscape and Travel Photography in Vietnam

In mid-September 2019 I was invited to photograph northern and central Vietnam for a Vietnamese travel company called Ciao Travel (http://ciaotravels.com/). Now I didn’t get a lot of vlogging done as I was too busy taking everything in. It’s a country I had wanted to visit for a few years so it was for me a dream come true.