I spent three evenings on Wharariki Beach in New Zealand. It's a stunning beach for photography at Farewell Spit in the north of the South Island.
This is a sunset capture. The tide was going out just on time to get a bit more sand and reflections. The sun sets on the left side behind me but was... http://lp-mag.com/g2a3
Zabriskie Badlands, Death Valley, California, USA by Scott Rubey
Conditions weren't quite coming together for the sunrise shoot I'd had in mind on this particular morning in Death Valley, so I made the quick 5-minute drive from my campsite up to Zabriskie Point.
I loved the interplay of lines and colors and had fun picking details out with my tele lens after... http://lp-mag.com/1bkn
Moraine Lake Rainbow Sunrise, Banff, Alberta, Canada by Annie Fu
I drove to Moraine lake in Banff National Park to photograph the sunrise 3 days straight. Got the best luck the second day.
It was raining on the way to Moraine Lake and I was really wondering if the sunrise would eventually happen. When I was up the hill beside the lake, it was still raining... http://lp-mag.com/5fkp
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How To Take Better Landscape Pictures
We need to emphasise that this article is aimed for newcomers to photography. We will try to make this tutorial very easy to understand by using simple terms
RAW vs JPG
In a nutshell, there is a lot more information recorded in a raw file than in a jpg one,... http://lp-mag.com/gasi
The plateau of Valensole is very reputed for its fields of levander. It was the first time I visited this place.
There were many people there and on some fields it was difficult to make a picture without having people in the frame. The best time to visit Valensole is late June or early July,... http://lp-mag.com/8rxm
Benijo Beach, Tenerife, Canary Islands by Michael Kästner
During the last year we decided to leave the cold German winter for our two weeks holidays and travel to the spring weather of the Canary Islands.
Tenerife is one of the best regions for landscape photographers around the world. You can find a variety of interesting spots there. My favourite... http://lp-mag.com/ubeg
At 200 feet high, Seljalandsfoss is one of Iceland's most famous waterfalls.
On this occasion I arrived just in time as the sky was beginning to clear around dusk. The weather had been gloomy all day. There is a good viewing spot for photographing the waterfall but the spray from it causes... http://lp-mag.com/0huj
A foggy sunrise always invites you to take the camera and go out in search of those first moments of the day in which everything seems magical.
That morning I had the opportunity to enjoy those first golden rays that painted everything orange. A delight for any photographer!
Feshiebridge, Scottish Highlands, Scotland by Gray Smith
This long exposure was taken at Feshiebridge in the stunning Scottish Highlands whilst visiting my sister and her family who live in Aviemore. I'm never surprised by the beautiful scenery that the Scottish Highlands offers, it is indeed a stunning place to roam with the camera.
Splendid Light, The Narrows, Zion National Park, Utah, USA By Howard Brown
One walks in the waters of the North Fork of the Virgin River when hiking the Narrows. Despite the inconvenience, this trek rewards the adventurous with amazement at every bend. This was one of our final images captured just about 2PM on our way back out of a 6 mile round-trip hike in one of the... http://lp-mag.com/g9ax
Ice bubble formations on a frozen Lake Abraham. These bubbles form as methane rises from the lake bed then freezes near the surface.
This picture was taken at sunset and I liked how the clouds were streaking across the mountains – it looked like orange Aurora.
Ghost Dance, Deadvlei, Namibia by Jirawat Plekhongthu
The early morning sun light was bathing the sand dunes and was creating a beautiful and glowing orange background.
At the front, 800 year old Camel Thorn trees were sheltered by another sand dune. The white clay pan which turns out to display as blue contrasts with the orange background. It is... http://lp-mag.com/211h
Haukland Beach, Lofoten Islands, Norway by Ron Jansen
I have just returned from another trip to the Lofoten Islands. The dramatic scenery will never get boring, it's just a place you'll never be finished with! It was non-stop exploring, chasing the sun and aurora hunting! The weather was perfect for photography with rain, hail and snow storms... http://lp-mag.com/wlzy