Finding Your Urban Wilderness

You don’t need to travel far to take attractive wilderness photos. Urban and suburban locations offer plenty of photo ops. The key is to find picturesque spots and avoid including signs of civilization in your shots.

SMALL NICHES OF WILDERNESS

If you can’t travel far to photograph wilderness, consider the woods and water not far from home. A little planning can reward you with rich opportunities for outdoor photography and photo art. The trick is to keep lookout as you travel about your city. Note the small patches of trees and streams showcased by trees. Then remember to look up–the treetops above can present a unique patterns and colorful shapes.

Close-up of trees in Madison, Alabama
Close-up of trees in Madison, Alabama

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