Photography Tips
The Lazy Traveler’s Guide To Sorting Travel Photos

The Lazy Traveler’s Guide To Sorting Travel Photos

I have a confession to make. I am terrible at organizing my travel photos. Well, perhaps it’s not so much that I’m terrible as that I’m just really lazy. But the thing is, I have thousands upon thousands of travel photos sitting on my computer in one big jumble. There are no city or country... read more
Compose Better Travel Photos Using The Rule Of Thirds

Compose Better Travel Photos Using The Rule Of Thirds

You can turn your travel photos from good to great by being aware of a few tricks professional photographers use every day. One of these tricks includes a composition technique known as the Rule of Thirds. Do you always put your subject in the center of your photos? Don’t. Instead, use the Rule of Thirds... read more
Introducing Our New Cruising & Photography Contributor, Mary Fiore

Introducing Our New Cruising & Photography Contributor, Mary Fiore

Here at Wanderplex, we’re all about sharing advice and bringing you the best insider tips to help you get the most out of your travels. The site already covers unique destination ideas, packing and gear guides and all manner of travel tips, and now I’m excited to announce that we’ll be expanding our coverage to... read more
The World’s Smallest Camera Tripod

The World’s Smallest Camera Tripod

Isn’t it funny how when you go through people’s facebook photos, you can almost always tell which ones were self-portraits? Generally, those images consist of 90% faces and 10% wonky background and a disproportionately fat arm extending into the foreground to hold the camera. Not exactly a good look. Unfortunately, the alternative way of taking... read more
Lost Your Camera? Here Are Some Steps You Can Take To Get It Back

Lost Your Camera? Here Are Some Steps You Can Take To Get It Back

Of all the things you could lose while you’re vacationing, the one that would have to be the most upsetting is losing your camera. All the snapshots you took – of places you may never return to – are gone in a flash. Hopefully this will never happen to you, but since most people consider... read more
Finally, There's Something Cool To Do With All Those Travel Photos

Finally, There’s Something Cool To Do With All Those Travel Photos

Ever since digital cameras became the norm, I’ve noticed that I rarely print photos anymore. I literally take thousands of pictures whenever I travel but just a handful of them end up shared with friends and family via facebook and almost none find their way into a physical photo album. Mostly, my photos remain somewhere... read more
A 360-Degree Panoramic Camera That's Designed To Be Tossed Around

A 360-Degree Panoramic Camera That’s Designed To Be Tossed Around

One of the things I’m always kicking myself about is the stuff that I take photos of when I travel. Like most tourists, I take picture after picture of buildings and monuments – they’re obvious subjects after all. The thing is, I can easily find pictures of those buildings in a book or on a... read more
Why Are So Many Places Cracking Down On Snap Happy Tourists?

Why Are So Many Places Cracking Down On Snap Happy Tourists?

Well this seems harsh, if not a little odd. Organizers of the annual Burning Man Festival in Black Rock Desert, Nevada have created a long list of rules that essentially ban visitors from taking photographs during the event. While you theoretically could take photos, you’d have to first seek permission before taking any candid shots... read more