Are Long Telephoto Lenses For Shooting Landscapes? You Bet

OK, that title may be a little misleading, they aren’t FOR landscapes, but they certainly are good for them in the right scenario. // Image screen captured from video. Credit to Thomas Heaton. 

When many of you think about landscapes, and specifically photographing them, you probably think about standard to wide angle lenses. This is not an illogical thought, as a lens that allows for a wider frame of view will allow for a larger landscape to be captured. However, you would be surprised by the fact that many landscapes are taken with longer telephoto lenses. Continue reading…