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Should I Travel With My DSLR, or Bring a Point and Shoot Instead?

Should I Travel With My DSLR, or Bring a Point and Shoot Instead?

This is a question I hear from photographers at all learning stages, and unfortunately I can’t give you a black and white answer. Travelling with or without your DSLR is a very personal choice, and you might make a different decision than I would. What I can do for you, however, is give you a list of questions that you’ll want to answer before you decide whether to pack up your DSLR or leave it at home. Continue Reading »

12 Tips for Successful Travel Photography

12 Tips for Successful Travel Photography

If you are anything like me, you thrill at the thought of traveling somewhere new and exotic. We drool over the thought of capturing the fruits of our exploration with our cameras. Travel photography is an especially decadent genre that presents some varied challenges from the mundane to the extravagant. Here are 12 ways to make sure your trip and your photographic endeavors are everything you want and more!
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How Can I Safely Travel with My DSLR Gear?

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How Can I Safely Travel with My DSLR Gear?

There are lots of photo opportunities at home and in your neighborhood. But let’s face it, traveling really gives your inner photographer a chance to soar. Photo opportunities in travel-worthy destinations are easy to find and just begging to be taken advantage of, so why leave your DSLR behind?
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Tips to Improve Your Travel Photography

Tips to Improve Your Travel Photography

Planes, trains and automobiles. And don’t forget buses and mules. Whichever form of transportation you use for your next vacation destination, I’ve got some tips that will help you capture some memorable photographs that you’ll be proud of and will be excited to share.
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Quick Tips For Traveling With Photography Gear

Quick Tips For Traveling With Photography Gear

Once you start getting more into digital photography, you realize quite quickly that it isn’t for people who are averse to carrying things. If you get a nicer digital SLR camera, you’ve got to bring the camera, the lens, a few filters, and most likely a tripod. With the following tips, you can keep your camera safe and get the most out of your digital photography while traveling the world.
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Packing your camera as checked luggage

Packing your camera as checked luggage

With the recent security scares in the UK, airlines are starting to ban all carry on luggage.

So all our electronic items you would normally take with you for safety or security will need to undergo the rigors of the baggage handlers.

So how can you pack your camera and extra gear like lenses without them being damaged during the trip?
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