Nature and Landscape

Take Better Springtime Photos

By: Michelle Ecker on May 3 2019.

Spring is a magical time of year for many reasons- abundant photography opportunities certainly being one of them. From floral photography to
Improve Your Blue Hour Photography

By: Michelle Ecker on May 3 2019.

If you’re a photography enthusiast, you have most likely heard the phrase “Blue Hour” before- but what does it actually mean? Also called Magic Hour or…
This Week's Photo Challenge- Birds

By: Michelle Ecker on April 18 2019.

If you want to continuously improve your skills as a photographer- whether a hobbyist or professional- one of the most important things you can do is simply make sure to…
Take Better Photos of Water

By: Michelle Ecker on April 5 2019.

Interested in improving your water photography? Water is a fantastic subject for photographers- it takes different shapes, moves at different speeds, and offers a ton of compositional challenges that can…
Take Better Pictures of the Moon

By: Michelle Ecker on March 1 2019.

Want to take better pictures of the moon? There are a few simple adjustments you should make in order to achieve the best results.  First off, always make sure to…
Avoid These Wildlife Photography Mistakes

By: Michelle Ecker on January 31 2019.

If you are a landscape photography enthusiast especially interested in wildlife, you're already well aware that this is a tricky, unpredictable niche. If you want to improve…
How to Photograph Flowers

By: Michelle Ecker on January 17 2019.

Flowers are fantastic subjects when it comes to photography. With such a wide variety of hues, shapes and species, they provide a great selection of unique compositional opportunities to
Using Natural Light Outdoors

By: Michelle Ecker on July 4 2018.

If you’re taking advantage of this warm summertime weather to work on your landscape and nature photography outdoors, we recommend you practice using just natural light as a fun, challenging…
Instantly Improve Your Wildlife Photography

By: Michelle Ecker on July 3 2018.

Summertime weather offers photographers an annual opportunity to head outdoors and practice nature and landscape photography. Whether you head to the beach, a hiking trail, or even a local park,…
How to Make Water Look Silky

By: Michelle Ecker on June 21 2018.

Have you ever seen a professional nature and landscape photography shot where the water in the composition appeared silky smooth? This is a common technique for expert landscape photographers,…