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Panasonic Announces Lumix S 20-60mm f/3.5-5.6

Panasonic announced recently a new and versatile zoom lens for…

Bridging the Gap: The Trade-Offs of Bridge Cameras

The other day I asked a pro photographer friend what he thought…

Avoid These ‘Easy-to-Avoid’ Beginner Mistakes

We were all beginners at some point. Many of us still are. The…

Hit a Creative Brick Wall? Tips for Breaking out of a Rut

Creativity is an important aspect of outdoor photography. Take…

Happy Birthday, Ansel Adams

“Chance favoring the prepared mind.” Ansel Adams said…

Focus Stacking: A Useful Technique For Landscape Photography

Focus stacking is one of the most important intermediate photography…

The Ethics of Wildlife Photography (and some stunning violations)

When it comes to talking about ethics, some amateur photographers…

Trip Report: The Big Island of Hawaii – January 2020

A new year has arrived, and 2020 is sure to be an exciting year…

A Personal Trip Report: Trekking and Photographing Around the Everest Region

Nepal, and the Everest Base Camp Trek, in particular, has always…

Leading Lines: How Simple Geometry Can Improve Your Photography

Make no mistake – photography is an art form. It is a creative…

New Departures: Glacier & Costa Rica

We have some exciting news here at Backcountry Journeys. Today…

New Trip: Autumn in Grand Canyon Country 

After the successful completion of our inaugural Southwest Monsoon:…

Quaking Aspen

We’re entrenched in the autumn season, and colorful fall foliage…

The Auroral Oval – What is it?

Hang onto your hats people, we’re going to get a little…

Introducing Joseph Michael Hoff

And so the stable grows by one more.  Please help us give…