Posts tagged Canon 1DX
Moose Photography Guide

Moose are definitely not at the top of the food chain, but they are the kings of the forest. No animal in North America stands on all legs as high as an Alaskan Moose including you. Vou will never forget being close to a bull Alaskan Moose as they tower over you standing over seven feet tall. Talking to many photographers Moose are at the top of everyone’s list because for most people they are the illusive mammal that never comes close. There is nothing like photographing a rut from start to finish, and my goal is to help you be successful this fall. When you are photographing Moose during the rut both timing and location are critical for success as well as understanding Moose behavior.

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Falkland Islands Part 2

Being completely surrounded by penguins and camping among them for nearly one and a half months was an experience I will never forget. This is the second part of a two-article series covering some of my favorite photos taken and describing the experiences behind the photo. The Falkland Islands are situated between South America and Antarctica and is the best place in the world to photograph penguins and other bird species as they use the island as their nesting grounds. In this article, I am going to share some of my favorite photos of Gentoo Penguins, King Penguins, Magellanic Penguins, Rockhopper Penguins, Albatross, and Striated Caracara.

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Guide to Capturing Wildlife Up Close & Personal

Capturing wildlife up close and personal can prove challenging for nature photographers—and also worthwhile. Shortening the distance between camera and subject allows the photographer to experience different points of view, and wide-angle lenses can throw a subject into a strikingly larger-than-life perspective. While successfully capturing such pictures requires more than a little skill, the fundamentals are simple. Every close encounter has three main parts: location, approach, and exit.

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