Creative Landscape Photography with Michael Frye [IP47]

In IP Roundtable Podcast by Jim Harmer

Well-known landscape photographer Michael Frye shares how he captures his jaw-dropping landscape images, and more in episode 47 of the Improve Photography Podcast.

What's in this episode

  • How Michael Frye uses long lenses to capture some of his best landscape photos.
  • Tips on light painting large areas at night.
  • Michael's technique for producing realistic HDR images.
  • and more!

Michael Frye's Gear List

Primary CameraCanon 1dS Mark II  –  This model is a few years old now, but still going strong

Favorite LensCanon 70-200mm f/4 – Michael says that although most landscape photographers use wide angle lenses, he finds himself using long lenses very often to capture intimate details of a landscape.

TripodGitzo Tripod

BallheadArca Swiss Ballhead

Favorite Camera BagLowePro Camera Bag

Resources mentioned in this episode

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Jim Harmer

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Jim Harmer is the founder of Improve Photography, and host of the popular Improve Photography Podcast. More than a million photographers follow him on social media, and he has been listed at #35 in rankings of the most popular photographers in the world. He blogs about how to start an internet business on