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Photography Articles, News, and Random Thoughts.

Articles of informative, educational stories and news announcement on a variety of subject pertaining to Jess Lee Photography and Fine Art Photography in general. Here you will find a series of articles and thoughts where I give my view on the subjects such as selecting fine art photography, creating great photography, the master nature photographers past and present and personal opinions on photography related subjects.

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Fine Art Photo Gallery

The purchase of any artwork for your home or office is never a decision to be taken lightly. There are many things to consider and I would like to provide you with as much information as I can to help you through the process and make your selection an enjoyable quest...

Create Beautiful Winter Winter Pictures With Your Photography

Winter photography gives us an opportunity to capture scenes that are unique to many viewers. Streams, rivers and lakes can be covered with pancake layers of ice or blanketed with pillows of powder snow...

 Park City Galleries - Place for priemere Fine Art Photography
Park City Photography Fine Art Gallery

Welcome to the online Park City fine art photography gallery, where the images honor the vibrant art scene in Park City, Utah. Here you can purchase and explore the contemporary fine art photography prints created as the very best museum-quality art by Jess Lee...

Ansel Adams Landscape Photography in Black and White
05-24-2023  |  Yosemite National Park
Ansel Adams, more than a Black and White Landscape Photographer

Ansel Adams, possibly the most important iconic figure in the world of photography, has left an indelible impression on the discipline of landscape photography...

Making Great Landscape Pictures in Fun Places.

Landscapes Unleashed: Capturing Beautiful Pictures of America's Diverse Scenery

Whether you're a seasoned professional or an eager beginner, landscape photography allows you to capture the essence of a place and share your unique perspective of the world...

Las Vegas Photography Fine Art Print Gallery

Welcome to the Las Vegas fine art photography gallery, where the images honor the vibrant art scene in the Luxury Art Scene. While our brick and mortar space is not available during these challenging times we are offering the same unparalleled quality and uniquely visioned fine art photography that has graced the collections of Luxury Resorts and homes over the past four decades...

Best New Telephoto Lenses  for Wildlife Photography
05-01-2023  |  World Wide
The Best Wildlife Photography Lenses Wildlife Photographers Dream Lenses | New Designs By Nikon Brings the Best Telephotos for Wildlife

Wildlife Photographers Lenses are one of the most important part of their quest for great images...

Fine Art America - or direct from the Artist?  A Review for the serious buyer
today  |  America
Market for the masses or go to the source for your art?

Fine Art America is an online marketplace that connects photographers and artists with buyers who are looking for high-quality artwork...

Interiour Design Examples of Wall Art Prints in Rooms
Below are representations of images framed with the beautiful Roma Tabacchino Frames and other wall art presentations including ready to hang.

Best National Park Photography Locations to Create Beautiful Pictures
Best National Park Locations to Create Great Pictures

The Western United States is a treasure trove of stunning national parks, each offering unique and breathtaking photography opportunities. From the mesmerizing rock formations of Arches National Park to the expansive vistas of the Grand Canyon, these parks serve as a playground for photographers, offering countless possibilities for capturing the essence of America's unspoiled wilderness...

How to get started in Black and White Landscape Photography?
May 17  |  Worldwide
Black and White Photography Basics for Fine Art Prints

Black and white landscape photography can provide a unique perspective on the world around us. Without the distractions of color, the viewer is drawn to the shapes, textures, and contrasts within the frame...

Conservation Photography : An Interview with Jess Lee by Defenders of Wildlife.
March 2, 2015  |  Planet Earth
What makes great conservation photography and why does it matter?

As we launch our sixth annual photo contest, Defenders sat down with accomplished wildlife photographer, Jess Lee to talk about his passion for conservation photography and the important role photography has played in wildlife conservation...

How to Photograph Nature | Conservation  Photographers to study

If you are interested in Nature Photography you should know about the photographers who have led the way and those who are continuing to lead those of us who aspire to create great Nature Photography...

 Making Photos and Pictures of Wolves in the Wild

How to Photograph Wild Wolves by Jess Lee

Fine Art Photography | History and Opinions
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What is Fine Art Photography?

"Fine art photography is photography created in line with the vision of the photographer as an artist using photography as a medium for creative expression...

Fine Art America Pro & Con  Review for the serious buyer?
05-01-2023  |  America

Is Fine Art America a good place to shop for Fine Art?

Fine Art America is a huge marketplace, so yes, it can be a good place to shop for many things that may or may not be fine art. That is one of the problems with Fine Art America...

Photographing for Wolves
Photographing in the Wild
Photographing for the Wolves

My early years as a wildlife photographer were driven by a desire to see the end of the rapid loss of wildlife, especially the loss of the large predators that had been happening since the colonization of North America...

Equine Art | Horse Photography Prints
Today  |  Wild Horses Lands
Horse Photography Prints as Fine Art

What makes horse photography such an incredible subject for fine art prints? Equine romance, beauty, strength, power, and grace would be a few words that could describe the feelings and emotions that can be visualized in something as simple as an elegant equine photography print...

How to choose and purchase Horse photography
Equine wall art

Camargue # 13, Fine Art, Limited Edition, Luxurious photographic prints of the horses of the Camargue and Provence region of France.

These Fine Art photograph of beautiful Horses can be purchased in one of the museum quality print styles as shown below...

Peter Lik Photography Style of Fine Art Prints
Landscape Photography
Peter Lik style photography and the Lik type of photo prints What is the secret behind the Peter Lik Style Prints?

People often wonder how Lik achieves fine art landscape photography prints that are so bold and bright that they appear to be backlit...

Favorite Photography Locations -

Capturing the Wild: My Favorite Photography Locations for Nature and Wildlife

As a passionate nature and wildlife photographer, I've had the privilege of exploring a myriad of breathtaking locations around the world...

Ansel Adams, Photographer of Large Format Black and White Prints
today  |  Mountain Photography | Visualizing the West

Ansel Adams - Mountain Photographer & Master of Light

"Ansel Adams - The man who freed photographers to make art rather than just take pictures" - Jess Lee

Snake River overlook by Ansel Adams

The Tetons and the Snake River (1942) Ansel Adams

Ansel Adams...

Where To Purchase Nature Photography near me ?
September 14, 2021  |  Near Me

Looking for best art galleries near me? Today many people are looking to make their personal space more beautiful and avoid crowded public areas...

How to use the Ansel Adams Black and White Zone system in the digital world.
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How to use Ansel Adams Zone System for Black and White Photography to make a correct exposure in the Digital world.

The Zone System is a photographic technique for determining optimal exposure and processing , formulated by Ansel Adams and Fred Archer...

Photographers near me | How and Where to hire a professional photographer.
near me
Why go with a pro?

It takes as much as a simple Google search to find a wide range of professional photographers specializing in weddings, architecture, family portraits, fine art, and so on...

Annenberg Space for Photography Gallery Presents, Cowboy Country by Jess Lee



Jess Lee is a professional photographer with over 40 years of experience in capturing evoctive images of the west, its land, wildlife and people...

The Peter Lik  Photography Style | Fine Art Prints and So Much More
Fine Art Photo Gallery
Peter Lik Style Fine Art Photography and Prints is only the beginning

Photos Copyright © Jess Lee

Much of Peter Lik's photography is hallmarked by bright, bold colors in the wide panoramic format...

How to make beautiful tree photographs
A Tree or Forest near me
Mastering Great Tree Photographs

Trees make great photo subjects. While it is not always easy to find good trees for beautiful creative photography, once you find an interesting tree it is likely to be there where you found it waiting for you to capture its beauty...

Two professional photographers captured IU Southeast’s attention at the Ogle Center

Two professional photographers captured IU Southeast’s attention at the Ogle Center

Jess Lee and Tamara Gooch spoke about equine, wildlife and landscape photography

Sydney Randall

Tamara Gooch (right) answers a question while Jess Lee listens...

Great California Desert Photography Locations to create stunning pictures
05-24-2023  |  California Desert

California Desert Photo of JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK

Best California Desert Photography Picture Locations

California deserts are a photographer's dream. With vast expanses of barren landscapes, rugged terrain, and unique geological formations, the deserts of California offer endless opportunities for capturing breathtaking images...

How to use multiple photography techniques for Landscapes, Wildlife, Cowboy & Horse fine art images.
05-19-2020  |  Planet Earth and beyond

Photo © Jess Lee

So, What does it take to create photography like this, how do you use the Hardware and Software? Is it all the cameras, lens, and tripods or is it all "Photoshopping it"? One pro's take on what and how to create great images...

Why the Nikon Z 7 II CRUSHES the Sony A1 for landscape photography ?
10/29/2021  |  World Wide

Five reasons the Nikon Z 7 II is a better tool for Landscape Photography than the Sony A1.

First a little background. Like many photographers I have been perplexed by what system and camera is best for my photography as we inter the mirrorless era...

Photography Gear for creative photos
05-19-2020  |  Planet Earth

Gear, Stuff, Equipment, it all matters but Just how much? coming soon please check back.

Where to find Hawaii Photography Print Galleries

Hawaii Photography Galleries

Hawaii is a beautiful place with breathtaking natural landscapes, rich culture, and fascinating history. It's no surprise that many people choose to visit the islands to take in its beauty and capture memories through photos...

Colorado Fall Color Photography Scouting
9-20-2020  |  Colorado | San Juan Mountains | Rocky Mountain Autumn

Colorado Fall Photography The place for gold.

Colorado in the fall is a world class destination for landscape photography, but for the past few years I have concentrated on Grand Teton National Park during the fall and it had been a a while since I had photographed in the Centennial State during the autumn color season...

California Redwoods and Oregon Coast Photography
05-19-2020  |  Redwood National Parks, California. USA

Limited Edition, Fine Art, Photography Print of Redwood trees in the Redwood Forest of Northern California. These print editions are limited to 200 pieces of each museum quality large format print...

The Yellowstone Photographer
Yellowstone National Park | Wyoming

Yellowstone National Park is one of the most iconic and breathtaking natural wonders in the United States. Spanning over 2 million acres, this pristine wilderness area is home to an array of scenic landscapes and wildlife that continue to captivate visitors from all over the world...

Fine Art Photography or Digital Art?  Who's kidding themselves ?
It is time to get real about reality

Fine art photography and digital artistry are two different approaches to creating images, and while there may be some overlap in techniques used, there are some fundamental differences between the two...

Faking Nature - Photos that go beyond Fine Art Photography
If you can't make it should you just fake it?

Photography is a form of art that allows us to capture and preserve moments in time. It is an opportunity to create something that will last forever, and it is a medium through which we can express our creativity and share our perspectives with the world...

Using Elephant Photography for Conservation
Current  |  Africa and Asia

Elephant Photography and Conservation: A Delicate Balance

Capturing the Majesty

Photography has the power to bring the majesty and beauty of elephants to a wide audience. The breathtaking images of these creatures roaming the wild, interacting with their herd, or even engaging in playful activities can evoke deep emotions and increase awareness of their importance...