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If you enjoy landscape photography, you can find no better place to visit than the Isle of Skye. Photographers worldwide come to this area located on the northwest corner of Scotland to point their lens at some of the world's most dramatic landscapes and wildlife. Skye is the second-largest island in the Hebrides, with a population of around 10,000 and an area of 640 square miles. Human habitation dates back 10,000 years, and today tourism is the most...

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Few compositional elements bring a smile to a landscape photographer's face than a well-placed reflection. Reflections generally signal other favorable conditions are present for impactful images. Conditions such as mist and low winds generally help create sharp reflections. Mornings offer the best opportunity to find crisp reflections. The presence of a reflection increases the compositional impact to an otherwise pedestrian composition and increasing compositional opportunities tenfold. While the opportunities are endless, you will need...

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The northern half of Italy offers some of the most beautiful scenery in all of Europe. For the purposes of this post, my definition of northern Italy is from the city of Florence north to the Swiss border. Along with Florence, (and the Tuscan region) this includes the cities of Venice and Milan. North of these cities the region is home to lakes and majestic mountain ranges. Lake Como and the Dolomites are excellent examples of...

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Red Rocks and Baseball

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I like landscape photography; I also love baseball. Arizona offers an abundance of both in March. The warm weather is a bonus for a winter weary east coast visitor.

I packed my camera bag, did the required photo location research and...

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This week finds me and my camera in Vermont preparing for the holidays and hoping for some Vermont winter weather.  As luck would have it, the winter weather did make an appearance.   A New England storm descended on  the area and left a substantial amount of snow.  Even the timing worked as the snow stopped overnight allowing for a bright sunrise to drape it's soft light across the blanket of fresh snow.  The temperatures, while cold, were not a hindrance to good...
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The second week of October finds me in Vermont for a second time this month.  This time I am working as a hiking/photography guide for Great Freedom Adventures (www.greatfreedomadventures.com).  That means I will be spending my day hours walking the hills and fields of Connecticut River Valley.  Guiding people from all over the world though the hills of Vermont  is fun and you get to meet new friends.  Most of my guiding is done in the late-morning early afternoon leaving the...
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