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How to Grow Your Profile as a Landscape Photographer

Standing out as a landscape photographer can be a major challenge. There are so many great photographers out there, including many amateurs who have amazing portfolios. If you hope to move from the level of a hobbyist or enthusiast to a semi-professional or professional level, you’ll need to stand out in some way. In this article, we’ll take a look at some specific things you can do to get more exposure and increase your profile within the industry.

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7 Amazing Islands to Photograph

The pursuit of landscape and nature photos can lead you all over the world. There certainly are photo opportunities available in all types of landscapes, from rain forests to deserts to snow-capped mountains. Islands are not only popular with tourists and travelers for beaches and fun getaways, but also for amazing scenery that is perfect for photographing.

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How to Get Your Work Published in Magazines Through Online Submission

Many of us dream of seeing our work in print. It’s a mark of achievement, that says you’ve managed a certain level of quality that others appreciate. It’s also something that you can use as part of your portfolio, not to mention sounding very impressive to your peers. Getting there, however, is not always easy. If you have always wanted to see your work in magazines but don’t know where to start, or haven’t been successful yet, here are some steps to follow to success.

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Poisonous Plants for Landscape Photographers to Avoid

If you are wandering around the planet looking for fantastic landscapes to shoot, your eyes will probably be on the horizon – not on the floor. This may mean that you end up stumbling into some plants that you would do better to avoid. While everyone knows the perils of stinging nettles, there are fates far more dangerous that might await you in woodland or even out on the plains. There are plants everywhere that have natural defence mechanisms against being plucked or eaten by humans, which could have nasty consequences for you.

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How to Find Places to Photograph Near You

If you enjoy landscape photography, you’re probably always on the lookout for new places to photograph. While there is no shortage of great options for photography trips, finding the best spots in your local area can be more challenging at times. Local photography spots are obviously easier and cheaper to reach, plus you can photograph them more often. Contrary to what you might think, you don’t need to travel far and wide to produce a great landscape photography portfolio, but knowing the best locations near you can be a big key.

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7 Tips for Getting the Most Out of Your Local Landscape

As a landscape photographer, it is much easier to photograph the areas that are close to your home, rather than traveling all over the world in pursuit of world-famous locations. Traveling can be a lot of fun, but it also costs money (sometimes a lot of it), takes time, and requires added planning. Extensive travel is not a realistic option for many hobbyist photographers, and even for some pros.

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Photographing the Top 10 US National Parks in the Winter

Winter is coming! While the colder weather and shorter daylight hours can make it more challenging to get out and photograph, the results of your winter landscape and nature photography can be well worth the effort. If you’re looking for beautiful places to photograph in the winter, what better choice than a national park? This article will showcase 10 of the best national parks to photograph in the winter.

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Masters of Photographer: Joel Meyerowitz – Review 5/5

Joel Meyerowitz is certainly considered one of the modern masters of street photography, which makes it easy to see why his name is attached to a course called “Masters of Photography”. This course consists of online video lessons which you can watch in your own time, at your own pace. I gave it a try, and these are my thoughts after having completed it.

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9 Websites for Showcasing Your Photography Portfolio

With so many photographers out there, getting exposure for your work can be a serious challenge. If you hope to move from hobbyist to professional, or even to make some money on the side with your photography, getting exposure is essential. There are a number of community-oriented websites that can be extremely valuable for getting your work in front of more people, and in this article we’ll look at 9 of the best options.

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