3 Reasons to Shoot Vertical Aspect Landscapes and 6 Tips on How to Shoot Them

by Todd Sisson

The majority of landscape images are photographed in the horizontal aspect. I  guess this because the horizontal format approximates the way in which we  perceive ‘reality.’  However landscapes look stunning in the vertical format and  often the unique characteristics of the upright format suit a scene better than  a horizontal* composition.  I am guilty of undershooting verticals these days,  primarily for commercial reasons, but in any given shooting situation I try to  remind myself to seek both a vertical and a horizontal composition from a scene.

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