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Must-Have Gear for the Serious Landscape Photographer

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Must-Have Gear for the Serious Landscape Photographer

Photo by jk78 via iStock I think we all know that ultimately, capturing beautiful landscape photos is less about the gear and more about your creative eye and your skills as a photographer. But having the proper gear certainly doesn't hurt... There is an ocean of landscape photography gear out there, some good, some bad, and some in between. Below, I've outlined some of my personal favorite stuff, from camera bags to harnesses, rain covers to filters, and a few things in between. This is all gear that I've used in the field and found to be of value to me. I...

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Common Photography Problems - and How to Fix Them

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Common Photography Problems - and How to Fix Them

Photo by Julian Santa Ana on Unsplash If you're frustrated by photography and aren't sure how to get over the hump, it might be because you're making a silly mistake. If so, you aren't alone... Every photographer makes plenty of mistakes, especially when they're just starting out. There's a lot to learn and understand, and simple mistakes along the way are just part of the growing pains of learning how to be a better photographer. In this guide, I offer up a few common photography problems and what you can do to solve them. Problem: Editing Photos Takes Too Long (and is Expensive)...

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Top Lens Filters of 2018

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Top Lens Filters of 2018

Image Credit: blackred via iStock One of the most important photography accessories you can own is a good set of filters. The operative word here is "good"... There's lots of dirt cheap filters out there that might entice you with a bargain basement price. However, those filters often use bargain basement materials, too. That's not what you want in front of your lens! Instead, investing in high-quality filters will get you better results - and more durable filters to boot. If you're in the market for new photo filters, consider any of the following as a good bet. Best Lens Filters: NiSi...

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Upgrade Your Kit for the New Year With These Must-Have Photography Accessories

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Upgrade Your Kit for the New Year With These Must-Have Photography Accessories

Photo by Marco Xu on Unsplash With 2019 rapidly approaching, now is a great time to evaluate your photography kit, identify the things that need to be replaced or added, and set about taking your photography game to the next level. If you're like me, though, you have a long, long list of things you want to buy but not enough money to do so. With a limited budget, what should you replace in your photography kit? Here's a few top ideas... Must-Have Photography Accessories: Get a Better Camera Strap If you're still rocking the camera strap that came with your camera, a...

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Cheap Nikon Lenses That Offer Amazing Image Quality for the Price

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Cheap Nikon Lenses That Offer Amazing Image Quality for the Price

Photo by Connor Hancovsky on Unsplash Looking for a cheap Nikon lens? You've clicked in the right article... When buying an inexpensive lens, you don't want to sacrifice quality. That's the crux of the issue. Often, you can find cheap lenses, but they don't offer very good performance. On the other hand, many top-shelf Nikon lenses are hugely expensive. But there are some gems out there that perform well and won't cause your wallet to scream, either. Here's just a sampling of some of the best budget-friendly Nikon lenses. Editor's Tip: Need a new lens but don't have the cash to buy brand-new? Find...

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