So you Want to Shoot Landscapes? [Top 12 dPS Landscape articles from 2013]

So you Want to Shoot Landscapes? [Top 12 dPS Landscape articles from 2013]


Landscape photography is always a popular topic here on dPS. Who doesn’t love a great mountain scenic image, or a shot of the rolling waves on the ocean?

Image by Todd Sisson – author of our Living Landscape Photography eBook

In this, the first of our “Best of 2013” series are 12 of the top landscape articles from 2013. In no particular order:

  1. 11 surefire tips for improving your landscape photography
  2. Composing dynamic landscape images
  3. Getting landscapes sharp: focus stacking
  4. Getting landscapes sharp using hyperfocal distance and aperture selection
  5. 4 rules of composition for landscape photography
  6. 4 essential ingredients for great landscape photographs
  7. 3 reasons to shoot vertical aspect landscapes and 6 tips on how to shoot them
  8. 3 steps to gorgeous landscape images
  9. How to shoot landscapes at sunset
  10. Tips for shooting landscapes with a telephoto lens
  11. Wide angle lenses and the landscape
  12. Include the foreground for dramatic landscapes

For even more information on landscapes pick our popular ebook Living Landscapes.

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Darlene Hildebrandt is an educator who teaches aspiring amateurs and hobbyists how to improve their skills through articles on her site Digital Photo Mentor, online photography classes, and travel tours to exotic places like Peru (Aug 31st - Sept 13th, 2019), Thailand, and India (Oct 28th - Nov 11th, 2019). To help you at whatever level you're at she has two email mini-courses. Sign up for her free beginner OR portrait photography email mini-course here. Or get both, no charge!