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How to Be a Better Photographer - 5 Signs You’re Making Progress

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How to Be a Better Photographer - 5 Signs You’re Making Progress

 photo by recep-bg via iStock I love photography. But man, is it tough to master! In fact, I’m not sure anyone truly masters photography. Even the greats will tell you that they never stop learning new things about the medium. So, when you’re a beginner photographer, things can get a little overwhelming and you can feel like you aren’t really making much headway. But if you stop and take stock of what you’re doing, you might see signs of progress… If you’re wondering how to be a better photographer, do a self-assessment and see where you’re at with each of the following....

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Simple Landscape Photography Tips With Tons of Impact

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Simple Landscape Photography Tips With Tons of Impact

 photo by den-belitsky via iStock Creating a great landscape photo requires a lot of things to go just right… You need good lighting, a solid composition, and the right camera settings, just to name a few. In addition to those, you can increase the likelihood of getting a great shot by employing a few super simple landscape photography tips like the ones I’ve listed below. Let’s get started! Not sure what gear you need to take better landscape photos? Start with a rock-solid polarizing filter. FIND YOUR FILTER NOW. Landscape Photography Tip: Shoot in Vertical Format    photo by bortnikau via iStock When you think...

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Must-Have Beginner Photography Gear

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Must-Have Beginner Photography Gear

photo by swissmediavision via iStock  If you’re just getting started in photography, you might be suffering a bit from sticker shock… Cameras, lenses, tripods, filters, camera straps, and other photography gear can be extremely expensive. In fact, pros can easily spend tens of thousands of dollars on gear. Since most of us don’t have that kind of money laying around, here’s a short list of must-have beginner photography gear that won’t break the bank, but won’t sacrifice performance, either. A High-Performance, Affordable Camera Strap Believe it or not, there are camera straps out there that cost hundreds of dollars. But when you’re a...

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Nevada Photography and Travel Guide - Southeastern Nevada

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Nevada Photography and Travel Guide - Southeastern Nevada

Photo by bluebeat76 via iStock  While southeastern Nevada is best known for Las Vegas and the Hoover Dam, there are plenty of other must-see locales that are worth your time as a photographer. In fact, there are gorgeous vistas, beautiful lakes, stunning canyons, and other landscape features in this part of the state that make it a veritable playground for landscape photographers. In this travel and photography guide for southeastern Nevada, we offer an overview of three top destinations for photographers, where you can stay, and a few good places to eat as well. What to Photograph in Southeastern Nevada - Valley of...

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Step Up Your Landscape Photography Game With This Must-Have Filter

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Step Up Your Landscape Photography Game With This Must-Have Filter

Photo by Johannes Ludwig on Unsplash If you ask me, the number one filter any landscape photographer needs to have in their camera bag is a polarizer. Sure, a graduated ND filter is great to have, as is a solid ND. With those, you can manage the wide dynamic range you often find in landscapes and extend the shutter speed for beautiful long exposures, respectively. But while I would say those filters are optional, I'd say a polarizer is a must-have... Polarizers Help Minimize Glare Photo by Banter Snaps on Unsplash A polarizing filter is a must-have because it helps manage glare off water and other...

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