outdoor photography

15 Beginner Tips for Winter and Snow Photography

Dec 13, 2023
Allen Mowery

Winter is a beautiful time of year. It offers many opportunities for amateurs and pros alike to hone their photography skills and capture some great images. Whether you have a simple point-and-shoot or an advanced DSLR or mirrorless, there’s something for everyone on this list.

Winter is a beautiful time of year and offers many opportunities for amateurs and pros alike to hone their skills and capture some great images. Whether you have a simple point-and-shoot or an advanced dSLR, there is something for everyone in this list.

Secrets to mastering natural light

Nov 21, 2023
Myles Formby

Ever wondered how some people can take beautiful photos with no extra equipment? What’s their secret? What’s the magical combination of settings they use on their cameras? Here’s the skinny – there’s no magic. It’s as easy as learning to read and use natural sunlight. If anything technical freaks you out, I got you. I won’t be talking about cameras or lenses or any scary stuff. Use this guide with your smartphone camera or a $5K DSLR.

Photographer captures the incredible icy world at 80 degrees north

Oct 18, 2023
Dunja Djudjic

Photographer and filmmaker Drew Doggett tells extraordinary tales of diverse cultures, animals, places, and communities. In his latest limited edition print series, he pays tribute…

How to avoid washed out skies in natural light outdoor portraits

Aug 18, 2023
Alex Baker

Are you tired of shooting in breathtaking locations only to end up with lacklustre images with flat skies? Washed-out skies can be a common problem…

DIYP reviews the Vallerret Markhof Pro V3 – Winter Photography Gloves

Mar 13, 2023
David Williams

Staying warm in cold weather is essential for maximum creativity. The warmer you are, the longer you can stay out in the cold, maximizing on…

Five quick tips for winter landscape photography

Feb 1, 2023
Dunja Djudjic

Whether you like winter or not, you can’t deny that snowy landscapes are among the most photogenic sights in the world. Snow is a real…

The art of capturing winter fog photography

Dec 28, 2022
Mikko Lagerstedt

My favorite thing about photography is that you don’t always have to travel far to capture unique photographs. In this week’s tutorial, I talk about…

What gear do you really need for landscape photography?

Dec 24, 2021
Alex Baker

What’s in your camera bag? For me, it obviously depends on what, where and how I’m shooting. I generally have a minimum gear grab bag…

7 tips to take spectacular Winter wonderland images

Nov 30, 2021
Alex Baker

Winter is close upon us and with that comes the promise of getting outside in the freezing cold and creating some beautiful landscape images. Photo…

Keep warm this Winter with these gloves designed for photographers

Nov 29, 2021
Alex Baker

Winter is coming. Actually, for some of us, it has well and truly arrived already, depending on where you live in the world. Even Valencia…