Photographer Galen Rowell

Although Galen Rowell had no formal photographic training, he had his first big professional job covering a story for National Geographic less than a year after becoming a professional photographer.

Landscape Photography and the Elements of Nature

Landscape photography can bring out elements in nature that you never thought about
A staggering dawn or magnificent mountains and noisy streams form part of landscape characteristics. Nature might be striking, and photography is an astounding medium through which to catch the magnificence of a landscape. Landscape photography is an approach to see the planet in all its beauty and demonstrate craftsmanship through nature.