Perfect exposure

Photographing nature in harsh conditions can be a nightmare, as we all know. Simon Watkinson shares some tips on how to dress your body perfectly in wet and cold conditions to stay warm and to keep shooting

All right, so it is somewhat of a misleading title, as this article is about wrapping up warmly for the coming winter weather. As photographers, we tend to work in all-weather conditions, braving the elements for that perfect picture. Keeping warm and dry is most important, so I should like to share a few tips that I have on keeping warm on a cold, wet shoot.

I’ll start at the top and work my way down; first of all with the myth that we lose 40-50% of our body heat through our head. The American army created this nonsense, during a study conducted in the Arctic. They were...

Read this article, and many more, in High Definition, inside Issue 23 of Landscape Photography Magazine.

LPM Special Offer

Please share this post:

About Author

Simon Watkinson

Internationally renowned photographer Simon Watkinson ABIPP has had over 25 years of experience in professional Photography and was one of the pioneers of the digital age.

Leave A Reply


Send us your advert and we will promote it in both magazines FREE of charge

We understand how badly COVID-19 will affect all of us. But we also know that this terrible, unprecedented time will eventually pass – and we want to do what we can to support your photo tours business until that time comes.