Join Ben Long for an in-depth discussion in this video Reviewing images from the forest and park locations, part of Travel Photography: Mountains and Snow Landscapes.
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…So I've been out shooting for the last couple of days, and I…just want to take a break here and kind of assess where I'm at.…The weather is not what I was expecting.…Now, when you think winter landscape, of course, you think snow.…And I had snow at the beginning, but.…This is the driest winter in 500 years.…It's when I have chosen to come, shoot winter landscapes.…I heard on the radio the other day that the last time…it was this dry in California, Sir Francis Drake was moored here.…That's how dry it is.…So, I'm not getting the wintry snowy…landscape that I have been expecting, it was…snowy but then it rained and now the rain has washed all the snow away.…
So I'm, just going out anyway, and I…went into the forest, actually just around where…I'm staying, and this is the first thing I saw in the morning when I went out.…All of the trees were subliming, and it was just really cool.…If you get it backlit, there'd just be these…clouds of steam and, so you could argue that this…is absolutely a winter landscape picture, because this is…
In this course, photographer, author, and educator Ben Long takes a trip to Lake Tahoe to explore winter shooting at various times of the day. He also shows techniques for post-processing winter scenes to make them look their best.