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Tips to take great travel photos
Experiment a little and stray from the straight on shot. Walk around a little and consider different angles. Stoop down a little and you can make things taller and more dramatic, or perhaps get above the crowd to capture the enormity of a scene. Finding that special angle can help make the photo distinctive from the rest.
At one of the more photographed sites in America, St. Louis' Gateway Arch, getting a visually interesting is a little more difficult. Getting closer to the subject and stooping lower and angling up, made the arch much more impressive
as seen in the second shot.
Get ready
Prepare, before you even head out the door
Paparazzi style
Shoot, and shoot a lot
Tell a story
It's your vacation, so tell your story
Capture the moment within a rectangular frame
A special angle can make your photo distinctive
Bright colors will make your photos pop
Lead the viewer through the image
Use the way light reflects to your advantage
More than just enlarging an image
Capture it all -- in one frame
Enhance and edit your photos
No need to keep the snapshots to yourself
Print the guide
Print it out and take it on the road

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