The Pros & Cons of Aerial Photography III

In this third part of his series on aerial photography, Erez Marom reveals the equipment choices that will help you to achieve the best possible results

In my previous articles I talked about the advantages of aerial photography and shooting from a helicopter as opposed to shooting from a light plane. But are there any special considerations with regard to equipment when shooting from the air?

Since we have already established that the helicopter is the superior choice, let’s move on. An open door gives the photographer a vast range of angle options but selecting the equipment can be difficult at first. You can find many good compositions with ultra-wide angles all the way to telephoto lenses. From my personal experience, the majority of the pictures were taken with …

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Erez Marom

Erez is a full-time nature photographer and traveler based in Israel. Erez authors professional articles on nature photography, and offers unique photography workshops in fascinating locations worldwide.

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