The world is full of beautiful and inspiring locations at every twist and turn, and knowing where to take your camera next is often the hardest decision you’ll ever have to make when it comes to photography.
From the picturesque peaks of the Peruvian mountains to the breathtaking British Isles, check out these top ten destinations from around the globe that every passionate landscape photographer needs to add to their bucket list.
It doesn’t get much better than Iceland for landscape photographers. Small population, mild temperatures and untouched countryside all make for incredible 360 degree views that will be sure to take your breath away. Couple that with the abundance of glaciers and waterfalls and you’ve got yourself a photographer’s paradise.
Largely undiscovered and unspoilt, Bolivia is one of the most isolated countries on the entire planet. The Uyuni salt flats act as the world’s biggest mirror reflecting back the incredibly vast sky above, providing you with one of the eeriest and unworldly experiences imaginable.
If you are looking for a country of contrasts then China is guaranteed to impress. What with the Great Wall and majestic valleys in Beijing to the stark juxtaposition of metropolitan Shanghai, your portfolio will be brimming with an eclectic collection of stellar shots after a trip to this mesmerizing country.
Once you’ve caught a glimpse of the crystal clear aquamarine waters of Banff National Park it will come as no surprise why this wondrous destination is adored by landscape photographers the world over. There are also plenty more opportunities to get trigger happy in the surrounding Canadian Rocky Mountains.
From the iconic and enchanting Lake District to the awe inspiring Scottish Highlands, the British Isles boasts no end of noteworthy landscapes just waiting to be snapped up. The diversity that can be found in the British Isles is truly astonishing, with a selection of flora and fauna that is hard to rival.
It’s every photographers dream to photograph the world renowned Machu Picchu, but that’s not all the Peruvian paradise has to offer. From citadels in Chan Chan to the mind blowing Colca Canyon, this captivating and colorful country leaves nothing to be desired.
Comprised of a whopping one third National Parks, the beautiful island of Tasmania in Australia is overflowing with natural beauty. If you’re a landscape photographer that also enjoys grabbing your backpack and heading out for a hike then this is the place for you. From rainforests to coastlines you won’t be disappointed.
It’s hard not to be drawn in to Morocco’s alluring aromas, enchanting colors and hustle of activity. Whether you want to explore the unique blue city of Chaouen or indulge in the palm groves and oases of the Draa valley, Morocco certainly has enough to keep you busy.
Award winning shots are simply waiting to be taken in the remarkable alpine landscape of the Pyrenees. This immense natural barrier between France and Spain is residence to a host of charming ancient villages and mysterious lakes.
Although Yosemite is rife with tourists, this precious destination still manages to uphold a magical serenity that is difficult to express solely with words. Rich with geysers and hot springs, spectacular granite cliffs and Giant Sequoia groves, there is no doubt that you’ll be glued to the viewfinder!