Nature Photography

Nature photography is a wide range of photography taken outdoors and devoted to displaying natural elements such as landscapes, wildlife, plants, and close-ups of natural scenes and textures……………………..

Nature photography” overlaps the fields of—and is sometimes considered an overarching category including — “wildlife photography,” “landscape photography,” and “garden photography”.[1]
Nature photographs are published in scientific, travel and cultural magazines such as National Geographic Magazine, National Wildlife Magazine and Audubon Magazine or other more specific magazines such as Outdoor Photographer and Nature’s Best Photography. Well known nature photographers include Ansel Adams, Eliot Porter, Frans Lanting, Galen Rowell, and Art Wolfe……………
images are not a requirement of nature photography. Ansel Adams is famous for his black-and-white depictions of nature, while Galen Rowell praised Fujifilm Velvia film for its bright, saturated colors, asking “Who wants to take dull pictures that will last a hundred years?”[5] Both men distinguish between photography as an expressive art form and sensitometry; an accurate reproduction is not necessary..
A photograph is like a recipe – the memory is the finished dish

 

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