Great Scenic Areas · New England Images

Twenty New England Images

Hanselmann Photography is starting a new project:  Favorite images from the past. For the past few months I’ve been going through all of our hundreds of thousands of photographs and winnowing them down to what I think are the best of the best.  At some point I'm planning to build a new website with just… Continue reading Twenty New England Images

Great Scenic Areas · Landscape Photo Technique

It takes great light to make great pictures

Shooting in good light is perhaps the most important part of good landscape photography One of the most basic principles of photography is shooting in good light.  Everyone knows, even non-photographers, that you should take photographs early in the morning or late in the evening.  We all know this truism, but it is amazing how… Continue reading It takes great light to make great pictures

Great Scenic Areas · Southwest Images

Photographing the Southwest

Six years ago in 2011 I spent the entire month of May photographing the American Southwest. I was mostly in New Mexico, Arizona and Utah. I visited twelve National Parks and areas that should have been National Parks and I shot over 7000 images. My main motivation for this recent Southwest trip was to add… Continue reading Photographing the Southwest

Great Scenic Areas · Rocky Mountain Images

The Wonderful Wind River Mountains of Wyoming, Part 1

The Wind River Mountains of Wyoming are one of my favorite places in the entire world; I'd say they are tied for first place with the Teton Mountains, also of Wyoming. I've been hiking and backpacking in the Winds for the last forty years and they have been the scene of some of the best… Continue reading The Wonderful Wind River Mountains of Wyoming, Part 1

Great Scenic Areas · Photo backpacking trips · Rocky Mountain Images

Wyoming’s Wind River Mountains, Part 2

The Wind River Mountains of Wyoming are a huge area with everything from ultra popular spots where, in high season, it can be difficult to find room to put up your tent to some of the most isolated, never-trodden-by-man spots in the world. The Green River Lakes area, in the Northern Wind Rivers, is someplace… Continue reading Wyoming’s Wind River Mountains, Part 2

Great Scenic Areas · National Parks · Rocky Mountain Images

Glacier National Park I

Glacier National Park in Northwestern Montana has long been one of my favorite spots in the world; I would probably rate it as my number three favorite spot right after the Tetons and the Wind River Mountains in Wyoming. This is the first of three articles on Glacier National Park.     Like the Tetons,… Continue reading Glacier National Park I

Great Scenic Areas · National Parks · Rocky Mountain Images

Glacier National Park, Part Two

This is the second article in a series of three articles about Glacier National Park. Here is  the first article if you want to read that one first. The first article ended with a description of the trail of the Cedars and the Avalanche Creek Gorge. In this article I continue moving East, along Going to… Continue reading Glacier National Park, Part Two