Daylight West Arch, Daniel Boone National Forest, Kentucky.

4 Tips for Shooting Natural Arches

By now, it's probably no secret that I have a love for natural arches. I even have a whole section of my portfolio dedicated to them!

Despite my love for these natural beauties, however, it can be really hard to get a photograph that makes them look like little more than big holes in even bigger rocks. As such, I find arches to be a challenging subject!

That's why I'd like to share with you 4 tips I've learned over the years for shooting natural arches.

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4 Tips for Shooting Landscape Photography in the Rain

4 Tips for Shooting Landscape Photography in the Rain

It sure has been raining a lot here in Kentucky lately! I'm not complaining though since it's helped fuel my waterfall obsession. There's one fact that I can't escape, however... shooting in the rain can really suck!

Well, that is if you don't know how to deal with the challenges the rain brings with it. Over the years I've come to spend more and more time shooting out in what some might call "bad weather". There truly isn't too much weather that I won't get out and shoot in at this point (within reason, course). Your ability to shoot in challenging conditions (and even enjoy it) all comes down to the knowledge you have.

So, with that being said, I'd like to share my 4 tips for getting out and shooting landscape photography in the rain. Let's jump right in!

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5 Tips for Hiking Solo

5 Tips For Hiking Solo

I spend a lot of time alone in the backcountry. Everything from a quick hike to clear my mind, to a multi-day photography excursion.
Don't get me wrong, hiking with others can be great fun, but sometimes you need to fly solo. This is especially true in the case of the backcountry photographer. Afterall, there aren't too many non-photographers that will put up with the lunacy that is backcountry photography! Plus, hiking solo can be a lot of fun!

Here are my 5 tips to help ensure that you have a safe, successful solo trip in the backcountry.

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