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With 300 days of sunshine a year, Valensole has rightfully earned its name, derived from the Latin ‘Vallis’ and ‘Solis’, meaning valley of the sun.

Portreath, an old mineral and fishing port on Cornwall’s notoriously rough north coast, has become a magnet for photographers during Atlantic low …

Beech trees are an ideal subject for photographers, especially during the autumn season. This beech tree always displays beautiful colours, probably because it is near a river and a …

Towering over 300 feet of crimson ancestral red, pink and white sandstone, these monoliths and spires spring from the valley floor as if being pulled to the heavens by the supreme creator’s hand …

The Reynisdrangar rock formation is a basalt sea stack situated near the southern village of Iceland called Vik I Myrdal. The formations shoot dramatically out of the ocean under the looming cliffs of Mt Reynisfjall, resulting in a beautiful site.

I have often walked past this lone oak tree and wondered how to get a good picture of it. The challenge is that the oak does not stand alone but is surrounded by …

It was mid-morning by now, and I could see the sun breaking through the fog. The combination of the sun, the fog, and the frost made the colours of the …

Spanning more than 600 square miles, Salar de Arizaro is the sixth-largest salt flat in the world. Currently, many mining companies exploit the salt …

Sjusjoen is a cross-country skiing destination in the municipality of Ringsaker in Innlandet county, Norway. The area is located with forest and mountain …

Marvel at the natural geologic wonders of this park as you hike along its trails. The park offers the chance to explore deep sandstone ravines, walk …

Two Medicine Lake is located in Glacier National Park in the state of Montana. It is approximately 2 miles long and .33 miles wide. Sinopah Mountain …

Shiprock is a monadnock rising nearly 1,583 feet (482 metres) above the high-desert plain of the Navajo Nation in San Juan County, New Mexico, USA …

Over a year ago, I decided to go in search of new photographic locations by exploring more of my local surroundings in Sussex, England. I spent …

Torres del Paine National Park encompasses mountains, glaciers, lakes and rivers in southern Chilean Patagonia. The Cordillera del Paine is the …

Mount Rainier is a large active stratovolcano in the Cascade Range. The mountain is 4,392 meters high and is located in Mount Rainier National Park …

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