Travel photographer and filmmaker Emmett Sparling shares five tips for preparing to shoot photos while you travel. Inspiration, organization, and preparation can ensure that you don’t miss a shot, don’t overpack, and won’t lose your photos or footage!
0:00 - Introduction
0:14 - Itinerary
1:05 - Intentions
2:13 - Research
3:01 - Packing
4:03 - Workflow
5:16 - Bonus Tip
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Perfect for travel photography, the Tamron 17-70mm offers unlimited creativity, with a constant f/2.8 aperture, reduced focus breathing, vibration compensation, an effective minimum focusing distance, and more!
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Professional travel photographer Esteban Toro has a talent for visual storytelling and capturing immersive photos that allow you to see the world from his point of view. Join him on a journey to Alaska and learn how prior research can help you capture incredible images, like the ones in this video!
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Sony Ambassador Esteban Toro shares five travel-photography tips that will hopefully improve your images, from finding unique angles to interacting with people.
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Landscape photographer and Sony Alpha Collective member Michael Hollender discusses how to plan a National Park photoshoot adventure, including how to find photography locations, how to research your trip, and more!
What are your tips for finding new landscape photography locations? Suggest some in the Comments section, below.
Have you ever wondered, "How can I improve my photos?" Professional photographer Deanne Fitzmaurice discusses how to become a better visual storyteller, compose your photos, understand lighting, and more.
What are some of the creative habits you employ when you’re photographing? Tell us about them in the Comments section, below.
It’s important to be respectful when approaching and photographing strangers. Documentary photographer and Sony Artisan Ira Block shares his portrait photography tips for capturing people in different cultures with courtesy and respect.
What are your experiences when taking travel portraits? Tell us about them in the Comments section, below.
National Geographic photographer Jim Richardson shares his five tips for destination and travel photography. How can you take better travel photos? What do you need to keep in mind when you’re out on location? If you want to be a travel photographer, you’ll need to know how to photograph a variety of subjects, from landscape to portrait.
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The beautiful Canadian Rockies was an incredible backdrop for an all-female workshop led by photographer Rachel Jones Ross. Here, the photographers discuss their ideals, personal styles, and how they are inspired by one another. To find some of your own inspiration, be sure to watch the whole video and follow some of the women featured in the piece. For more educational, informational, and fun videos, make sure to stop by BandH.com.
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Meet Gabriel Biderman, a renowned night photographer whose work has been featured in multiple exhibits in San Francisco, New York, London, and Hawaii—to name a few. Working for the B&H Marketing team, Biderman gets to share his passion with coworkers, customers, and collaborators. We hope you enjoy the video, and invite you to view the wide selection of other instructional and informative videos at BandH.com. To read more about B&H employees who are involved in creative endeavors, just
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In this video, photographer Enrique Aviles talks about his transition from working in advertising to becoming a full-time travel photographer. He emphasizes the importance of enjoying what you do for a living, and he highlights the rewards and challenges one experiences as a photographer when spending months at a time on travel adventures. We hope you enjoy the video, and invite you to view the wide selection of other instructional and informative videos at BandH.com.*
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