Human Obstacles

How do you cope with the unwanted appearance of people in your landscapes? Andy Brown offers some techniques and advice on how to deal with your fellow humans

One of the greatest frustrations about photographing the landscape is the fact that other people will insist on visiting it too – more often than not creating an unwelcome presence within your composition. The more popular the landmark, the more likely this becomes and, should you be particularly unlucky, then a coach-load of unruly schoolchildren will be just about to disembark.

Of course, everyone has the right to enjoy their surroundings, and you can increase your chances of embracing an empty stage simply by...

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Andy Brown

An ardent devotee to most genres of landscape photography, Andy’s primary fervour and passion is for mono and split-toned, ultra long exposure imagery.

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