Join Justin Reznick for an in-depth discussion in this video Shooting water channels in the foreground, part of Landscape Photography: Washington's Olympic National Park.
- I only made it about 20 feet…and I already see another comp that I love.…This is fantastic.…What we have are streams that come in through the forest…and feed into the Pacific Ocean.…They leave little channels that resemble…aerial photography of deltas or even trees.…They're fascinating.…I love to photograph them.…Here, we can use them as a foreground…with the rocks, the pool, sea stack…and the big sky with the streaks.…I'm going to go vertical or portrait this time…so that I can really extend and have the foreground…lead in and then the wispy clouds.…
The foreground of the channels and the wispy clouds…will actually mirror each other.…This is another example…where I'm going to polarize on and off…to see what I like better in post.…My aperture, I believe, is going to be f/11,…but just to be safe, I'll shoot f/16 as well.…I've got the composition here, my exposure.…We have f/11, ISO 100, 1/13 sec.…I've already focused…and I'm going to take my first image.…I'm going to look at the histogram,…and it's beautiful.…
I'm not hitting the right wall.…
- Defining the HIPS acronym for the shooting workflow
- Taking a serene shot of a creek
- Shooting waterfalls
- Isolating trees in a forest
- Getting a macro shot of the forest floor
- Shooting reflective pools
- Using a tilt-shift lens for a panorama
- Shooting fall foliage
- Comparing polarized shots
Skill Level Intermediate
Landscape Photography: Waterfallswith Justin Reznick32m 32s Beginner
Enhancing a Landscape Photo with Lightroomwith Jan Kabili49m 43s Appropriate for all
Travel Photography: Mountains and Snow Landscapeswith Ben Long2h 27m Intermediate
Landscape Photography: Washington's Palouse Regionwith Justin Reznick1h 50m Intermediate
Introduction to the Olympic National Forest
1. Shooting in the Sol Duc Valley
2. Shooting Second Beach on the Olympic Peninsula
3. Shooting in the Hoh Rain Forest
4. Reviewing the Final Images
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