Location Skills

Landscape photography is a challenging pursuit. In order to capture those special moments we need to develop a variety of skills, one of those is location skills, Adam Burton explains

I have recently returned from a couple of trips to the Lake District in what can only be described as Lake District weather. During these trips I encountered three photographers whose tripods went over; two with a seemingly lucky escape and one with disastrous consequences to an expensive wide-angle lens. After witnessing these mishaps within such a short space of time it gave me a renewed appreciation for how fortunate I have been over the years to have never dropped or damaged my kit. I guess I am a lucky photographer, but while this does play a part, I think there is far more…

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Adam Burton

Adam Burton is one of the UKs leading landscape photographers and author of five books. Since 2008 he has been working as a full time professional landscape photographer, regularly supplying imagery and undertaking commissions for a wide range of clients.

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