Your Complete Guide to the Uyuni Salt Flats

Your Complete Guide to the Uyuni Salt Flats

Uyuni is home to a haunting train cemetery and the world’s largest salt flats, Salar de Uyuni. This expanse of white covers an area of over 10,000 square kilometres, making it an epic and unique landscape to explore and photograph.

The tourism industry in Uyuni is flourishing, yet it remains relatively undiscovered and offers an unforgettable experience for travellers looking for something new and unique. We loved our expedition through this surreal location, but we wish we had known a few things our extensive research didn’t reveal - so read on to find our tips on visiting Uyuni!

The Essential Drone Pre-Flight Checklist

The Essential Drone Pre-Flight Checklist

You have just arrived at a spectacular location, you have your drone in hand and are eager to get in the air. But wait, are you sure everything is ready to go?

As we mentioned in our previous post 5 Tips for Flying Your Drone Safely, one of the most important things you can have as a drone pilot is a checklist, either mental or physical, which you can step through before every flight so you can be confident your gear is fully prepped and you won't face any unexpected problems once you are in the air. Here are the nine steps we go through every time we can to get that perfect aerial shot.

Visiting Arthur's Pass as a Photographer

Visiting Arthur's Pass as a Photographer

Travelling as a photographer is a different experience to most other vacations. Instead of lounging by a pool or jumping between the bars and clubs in town, you're there to explore and enjoy the landscape and the world around you. That means hitting the road to find something unique and special, to create moments you will want to take home and keep forever. 

That's just what we set out to do in our recent adventure to Arthur's Pass, located  on the South Island of New Zealand. If you are thinking of seeing this spectacular location for yourself, then here are our hints to help make the most of your visit.

5 Tips for Flying Your Drone Safely

Whether you have been flying drones for years or are about to take to the skies for the first time, there are a few things to keep in mind to help make the most out of your investment. This way you can make your experience as safe and fun as possible while giving you the best chance to use aerial photography to create some truly stunning images.

Below are five of our tips for flying your drone that we have learnt through our experiences to help you get started.

5 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Travelling as a Photographer

Travelling as a photographer or videographer is very different from travelling as a tourist. If you are anything like us, you will want to see as much as possible, on a budget, in the best possible light, and in a limited amount of time. It sounds impossible, but it isn't!

To plan the perfect photography itinerary, avoid making these five common mistakes which might put a damper on your travel plans.

How to See the Coromandel in Two Days

How to See the Coromandel in Two Days

What’s not to love about the Coromandel? Cathedral Cove and Hot Water Beach are plastered all over the covers of magazines and guidebooks around the world, making them two of the most popular destinations in the North Island of New Zealand.

But there is so much more to this peninsula, which sits just a few hours from Auckland. You would be hard pressed to explore all it has to offer in a single weekend. In our latest visit, we set out to do just that.

Our two-day itinerary for the Coromandel takes you to the most stunning places in the region (including some you may not have expected) and will inspire you every step of the way.