Landscape Photography

Capture the Outdoor Landscape in Beautiful Photography

Taking photographs of landscaping, nature, in general, can be extremely tricky.

 

You need to think about everything such as the way the sun is hitting the area, the weather that day, wind, and more. The angles matter, the lens, and everything in-between.

 

As you are looking for landscape photography, you need to work with a professional photographer that knows what he or she is doing. As you begin your search for such a photographer, be sure they have the proper reviews, credentials, and more to get the job done properly.

Capturing outdoor landscape can lead to some of the most amazing photography. Capture your yard after your spring clean-up or the view from the local town square. You could capture nature in a variety of ways and when you do so, you capture a moment you can never replicate again.

 

Things change every day and capturing photographs at the moment, landscaping in its pristine state can allow you to look back and smile. Using natural light, some of the best landscape photographers have the image in their mind's eye before they even attend the scene and are prepared to wait many hours if not days to get the perfect lighting for their image. 

When you think of great landscape photography you may think of some of the legends. Without mentioning names, I have my favourite landscape photographers and I'm sure that if you are into landscape photography that you have too. 

When I compose a landscape scene, I usually have an image in mind before I take it whether it be a starlit sky on a new moon or a sunrise over the ocean. Whenever I am creating a landscape image, I am trying to capture and share a moment of splendorous beauty made by God.

It is in these moments, whether it's a gentle wave washing against the shoreline or the power of lightning over a landscape which reminds me of our place and purpose. 

Another aspect which I try to convey in my landscape images is emotion. Emotion can be conveyed by the use of colour and if you watch carefully at the end of the day you will notice the gradation of light subtly changing in hew from yellows to the orange of the golden hour to the fine soft silky tones of blues and violets in the blue hour. 

Different colours convey different emotions when used properly. 

 

Excellent landscape photography also has commercial applications such as real estate. When combined with brilliant interior photography, landscape photography has the power to showcase high-end real estate to entice purchasers. It should go without saying that there are some things a good landscape photographer will not do when shooting real estates, such as manipulating images to hide power lines or natural features. Saying this however you can tell a well-shot set of real estate images from the attention to detail and resolution of the image. 

Whether you are a real estate agent or a property owner looking to keep a record of your house or farm, landscape photography can assist. 

A lot of my landscape images are available for print. Images can be arranged to be printed and framed if you so choose and make an excellent addition to your decor or a brilliant gift. 

Landscape Photography | Penrith | Richard Willett