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Go Beyond the Rule of Thirds: Top Composition Techniques

There’s so much more than following the Rule of Thirds when it comes to top-notch travel photography. Composing an image that will create a story, or capture a moment and make it come to life is definitely an art form. It’s also what makes photography so engaging as a practice.

Here are some of the top […]

February 25th, 2015|Blog, Photography Tips|0 Comments

Limited Space Remaining on our 2015 Photography Travel Tours!

The 2015 photography travel tour season is quickly approaching! Now is the time to book your tour to photograph enchanting landscapes and colorful vignettes and enjoy the vibrant cultures and delicious foods of these amazing destinations.

Here is a quick rundown of the locations to look forward to visiting in this season…

From April 26 through May […]

February 11th, 2015|Blog, Cinque Terre, Dolomites, Italy, Photography Travel Tours, Santorini, Tuscany|0 Comments

Tips & Rules for Landscape Photography

Landscape photography is a big part of all our photography travel tours. Learning to compose your image, access the lighting, and capture something fresh and beautiful are just a couple of the things on a photographer’s mind when shooting landscapes.

Whether you are a beginner or more seasoned at the skill, you can benefit from the […]

January 29th, 2015|Blog, Photography Tips|0 Comments

Venice, Italy: Photography Tour Location Spotlight

Set in the picturesque northeastern region of Italy, the city of Venice is not only a visitor’s fairy tale to explore, it is also a photographer’s wonderland.

Aquatic avenues and romantic settings are just a couple of the renowned features of the city of Venice. For photographers of all skill levels, this exquisite water-bound city offers […]

January 9th, 2015|Blog, Italy, Photography Travel Tours|0 Comments

Enhance Your Photography at the Magic Hour

With landscape photography, the prime time of day to capture photos is during the ‘Magic Hour’. Also referred to as the ‘Golden Hour’, this is the first hour of light after sunrise and the last hour before sunset. This golden hour offers magical lighting to make any ordinary photograph extraordinary, with the right timing, settings, […]

December 24th, 2014|Blog, Photography Tips|0 Comments

Tuscany, Italy: Photography Tour Location Spotlight

Incredible landscapes and vibrant settings can be found in Tuscany, one of the most photogenic regions in the world.

Aside from the region’s famous wine production, Tuscany is known for its breathtaking landscapes and iconic architectural attractions. Tuscany has inspired painters and artists of all mediums with its moving, romantic beauty and sublime visual elegance.

From stunning […]

December 15th, 2014|Blog, Italy, Photography Travel Tours, Tuscany, Tuscany Vacation Packages|0 Comments

The 5 S’s for Enhancing Sharpness in Photography

Without sharpness, your time and energy spent to capture the perfect shot will be in vain. Sharpness is crucial in a good image, and can be tricky to achieve sometimes. To avoid taking photos with parts that are mistakenly out of focus or blurry, follow these simple tricks to enhance sharpness in your photography…

 

Start with […]

November 24th, 2014|Blog, Photography Tips, Photography Travel Tours|0 Comments

Cinque Terre, Italy: Photography Tour Location Spotlight

Along the coast of the Italian Riviera, to the west of Le Spezia rests the five villages known as the Cinque Terre. This area is a popular destination, due in part to its complete lack of cars and corporate development. Remote, picturesque, and enchanting, the villages of the Cinque Terre are accessible only by boat, […]

November 14th, 2014|Blog, Cinque Terre, Italy, Photography Travel Tours|0 Comments

Guidelines for Spectacular Sunrise & Sunset Photography

The romantic mood and vivid colors in sunset & sunrise photography make this one of the most popular compositions in amateur and professional photography. Breathtaking sunset & sunrise photography does not just happen by accident; a certain eye, technique and skill is necessary.

To support your efforts, here are some of the most important guidelines for […]

October 23rd, 2014|Blog, Photography Tips|0 Comments

Santorini, Greece: Photography Tour Location Spotlight

Panoramic sights, breathtaking sunsets, stunning scenery, iconic religious structures… the island of Santorini in Greece is truly a spectacular place for capturing incredible images. In our annual photography travel tours, we visit several fantastic locations throughout Europe, but Santorini holds a special place in our hearts. We discovered the magic of this island 30 years […]