Everglades National Park is a photography paradise! We live here and really know the area. For photo spots and tips, watch this photography podcast/video show.
The Fakahatchee Strand Preserve State Park is a swamp forest about 20 miles long by five miles wide. The Big Cypress Bend Boardwalk is a 1.2-mile boardwalk into the forest. You won’t have much chance for landscape photography in this heavily wooded area. However, you are sure to see alligators, wading birds, snakes, turtles and maybe even deer, wild turkeys and black bears.
Nature photographer Matt Stock talks with Peggy about his incredible light painting and layering techniques. Matt also gives great tips for getting yourself out there and getting noticed.
Andrew West teaches us step by step on how to use a Trapping Trail cam. He talks about what settings he uses and how he sets up his game cam and other equipment in order to get great shots of wildlife. Since many of the shots are at night, Andrew tells us how to set up additional lighting.