The Lower and the Upper Antelope Canyon have gone a long way from a hidden gem to one of the most visited tourist attractions in the U.S. West. Nowadays, these…
Before going through my favorite photographs of 2018 - happy new year everyone! Start of a new year is always a good time to review and reflect a bit what…
People often tend to think that creating a great landscape photograph is a question of expensive gear and visiting stunning places. That if you have resources to combine these two things, award-winning images will automatically magic themselves into the camera.
But the creation of a good image is actually hard work. Yes, pressing the shutter is involved somewhere but there is so much more! In fact, it is the entire process that I love about landscape photography.
The time I spend outside, trying to understand the place, and doing all the non-photography pre-work. That’s what really counts and hopefully transfers into the eventual outcome — your image.
This is no perfect workflow, no secret key to a creating an amazing photograph but rather a set of things I learned to do on a photography location. Things that might help you develop your own on-location process.(more…)
Those who read my blog regularly or downloaded my free ebook about improving your photography will know that I do not particularly enjoy crowds. I’m also the solely and therefore the biggest supporter of my own theory called “decentralized tourism”. What it means is going not only to places that are notoriously known and infinitely repeated on social media but also get off the beaten path a bit, do some old-school research and explore new locations. (more…)
This post is all about the southest region of Patagonia – Punta Arenas and Tierra del Fuego. If you’re not sure what I’m talking about, please go and check out my previous article (Patagonia on your own) describing the trip as a whole including many tips for planning the trip! (more…)
Is going to Patagonia on your own really worth it? The short answer is – hell yeah! If you came here just to find that out, you’re now free to leave.
However, planning the trip to the end of the world with my wife turned out to be the biggest challenge so far. Of all times. Ever. Dramatic enough? (more…)