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Behind the Image: Creating Emotionally-Evocative Travel Photography with Richard Bernabe

Small shapely iceberg on the black sand beach at Jökulsárlón in southern Iceland

Small shapely iceberg on the black sand beach at Jökulsárlón in southern Iceland

I recently did an interview with the folks from Adobe about how I got my start in photography, some of my philosophy when it comes to photography, and the story about the image above.

You can read the whole interview here: Behind the Image: Creating Emotionally-Evocative Travel Photography with Richard Bernabe.

Enjoy.

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Master Composition Class for Landscape Photographers

Here’s the short YouTube promotional video for the composition class at KelbyOne. To watch the entire class with all the lessons in their entirety, please use this link:

kel.by/bernabemastercomp2

The course was filmed along the Blue Ridge Parkway of North Carolina over five days in early May of 2015. Enjoy!

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The Great Smoky Mountains: Behind the Lens, Second Edition

I’ve just finished writing and assembling my newest ebook project, a second edition of my Great Smoky Mountains: Behind the Lens. So how is this version different from the first?

– More content (80 pages versus 42)

– Optimized for mobile devices and retina screens (hi-res, horizontal format, sized to fit the iPad)

– New locations, new essays, and more images

– Map of the Great Smoky Mountains with marked locations

– Same low price of $7.95. Wait, that’s not different.

For more information and how to buy your own, follow this link.

Just like the first edition, this ebook chronicles many of my favorite images from the Great Smoky Mountains. With each image there is a personal essay that gives some insight with regard to the photographic process I used, my personal experience when the image was created, or information and history about the location. You’ll learn more about landscape and wildlife photography, you’ll have a better understanding of the Smoky Mountains, you might cry, you might laugh, you might accidentally spit coffee all over keyboard.

Below is a sample of the book’s 80 pages. It’s really really hard to read so you might want to buy and download a full-sized copy for yourself. Enjoy!

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Richard Is Guest Blogger on Scott Kelby’s Photoshop Insider

“Brooks Falls” Katmai National Park and Preserve, Alaska. Canon EOS 5D Mark III, EF200-400mm f/4L IS USM EXT @ 280mm, 1/13 second @ f/14, ISO 100

Catch my most recent essay, It’s The Destination, on Scott Kelby’s Photoshop Insider.

After a very successful trip to British Columbia and Alaska last month, I am now in the process of preparing to travel to South America – Colombia and Brazil for some teaching, cultural and street photography, and chasing down the elusive jaguar in the Pantanal wetlands! Enjoy your day everyone and I’ll be checking back with you soon.

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New Image Galleries on Website

One of the downsides to all my traveling lately is the lack of updating my website’s image galleries on a timely basis. I get many comments to that effect quite often, both in person and via email. Well now that I’ve had some time to catch my breath as well as some quality time in my home office, I’ve been able to catch up.

You can judge for yourself as to whether or not the effort was worth it: Earth and Light Galleries

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