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Category: Travel Photography
A Day of Photography in New York City
Faizal Westcott has an excellent video detailing a day of photography in New York City. Many consider New York the mecca of photography, for many different reasons, and a video like this does a great job demonstrating why.
Translating Emotion Into Images: African Photography Adventure | G Master Perspectives
Alpha Collective member Greg Noire delved into new territory when he took his first trip to the continent of Africa to photograph the Samburu tribe as well as the area’s wildlife and landscape. While on his trip, Noire uses his lens choice to translate the world around him. Hear why he chose the Sony 24-70mm…
Portrait Lenses for Travel Photography in Prague
In today’s vlog, Julia Trotti uses their portrait lenses for travel and cityscape photography. Trotti also takes photos in many different lighting situations, including harsh light, dusk, and sunrise.
Travel & Street Photography – How to Photograph Local traditions on Vacation
Learning how to photograph local traditions on vacation is a valuable quality to learn as a photographer. As said from The Raw Society, here is a POV with The Raw Society Co-Founder Jorge Delgado-Ureña with tips and tricks about documenting local fiestas. In this case, a tradition that started in the 14th century in Menorca,…
The Best Lens for City Travel Photography (Sony Zeiss 55mm f/1.8)
Brian Lackey has a video on what he feels is the best lens for city travel photography, the Sony Zeiss 55mm f/1.8 lens. Considering the importance of the right lens for city travel photography, videos like this are extremely useful in that sense.
Packing for Travel (Street Photography & YouTube)
Faizal Westcott has a video highlighting packing for travel, specifically with street photography and YouTube. Considering the importance of packing as a photographer, give this video a view! Chapters 0:00 – Intro 0:56 – Carry-on Set-up 3:08 – Sponsored Segment 3:44 – Wotancraft “Pilot” Travel Camera Bag 7L 13:55 – Aer Travel Pack 3
How to Plan Photography Trips
Photography trips are an exciting endeavor for any photographer to pursue. Aows has a video discussing how their photography trips are pretty chaotic, as they adapt to the conditions and go with the light. Furthermore, the video discusses a system to choose where to go, and when.
Using a 35mm Lens for Travel Photography
Jason Vong recently challenged themselves to only use a 35mm lens for travel photography. The video is a great highlight of how some lens fit a particular photography style better than others. Check it out! Chapters 00:00 What 35mm am I Using? 00:56 For APS-C Users 01:09 35mm is a Fantastic Travel Lens 02:00 35mm…
Film Photography Roadtrip – Without a Plan
What photographer wouldn’t want to embark on a film photography roadtrip? For further inspiration, check out this video from Thomas Heaton where Heaton ventures on a film photography roadtrip in the Westfjords of Iceland. Heaton utilizes a Hasselblad 501cm film camera and a Fuji GX617 panoramic film camera.
Essential Gear for Travel Landscape Photography
B&H recently did a great video featuring professional photographer Mahesh Thapa and some essential gear for travel landscape photography. Thapa shares what’s in his travel camera backpacks, such as camera bodies, lenses, filters, tripods, and other accessories.
Travel photography is different now…
Brian Lackey just posted an interesting video talking about how travel photography has changed over the past couple of years. Some changes are for the good, others for the bad. This is the first travel photography video we’ve posted. When we post more, you’ll find them all HERE.