RANDY BOTT FINE ART NATURE AND LANDSCAPE PHOTOGRAPHY BLOGS (Fine art prints)

Welcome to Randy Bott's Nature and Landscape Photography Blog. Here you will find all things photography related such as trip reports, photography tools, printing, post processing and other photography related tips. Some you may find useful, others you may wonder why I wrote them. Either way, enjoy the blog posts and if you have any questions, please reach out through my Contact page and I will get back to as soon as I can.

WHAT MAKES A GOOD BLACK AND WHITE PHOTO
BLACK AND WHITE FINE ART PHOTOGRAPHY

As I have gotten more into black and white photography, I have learned many things. The biggest one is that most black and white photos are different levels of grey...

LIMITED EDITION FALL COLOR PRINTS FOR YOUR HOME OR OFFICE GALLERY
CHOOSING FALL COLOR FINE ART PRINTS

Now that fall is here, Instagram or Facebook feeds are full of fall color photographs. Think how nice it would be to have some of those images at home. The air is colder, days are shorter and curling up on the couch with a cup of hot chocolate sure seems nice...

WHY YOUR PREMIUM FINE ART PRINT LOOKS DIFFERENT ON YOUR COMPUTER
WHY DOES YOUR PRINT NOT MATCH THE IMAGE ON YOUR MONITOR?

Have you noticed that when you get your new premium fine art print it does not look like it does on your compute monitor? Well, there are a couple reasons for this...

CHOOSING PREMIUM FINE ART NATURE AND LANDSCAPE PHOTOGRAPHS FOR YOUR HOME
CHOOSING FINE ART LANDSCAPE PHOTOGRAPHY FOR YOUR HOME

Choosing art for your home can be a bit daunting. What would look good with my decor, what size fine art print should I buy? For the decor, that can be hard since so many colors look good together whether they are the same or contrast each other...

HOW TO LIGHT YOUR PREMIUM FINE ART PRINTS
BEST WAYS TO PROPERLY LIGHT YOUR FINE ART PRINTS

Now that you have purchased a fine art prints and hung it on the wall, how should you add light to make the prints stand out? You could stand there and shine a flashlight on the art but your arm will get tired and the batteries may die...

WHAT IS AN ACRYLIC PRINT?
WHAT IS AN ACRYLIC PRINT

Acrylic Prints seem to be the best way to print fine art photographs these days. What is an acrylic print? In simple terms, it is a photograph printed on a piece of acrylic (plexiglass)...

PRINTING ON ALUMINUM METAL
WHY CHOOSE METAL FOR FINE ART PRINTS

Metal prints are made by applying the image onto an aluminum substrate. The process starts by printing the image on a transfer paper such as Fujiflex Crystal Archive, printing directly onto the metal, or using dye sublimation inks...