Photography

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The stars over El Capitan in Yosemite while the moon rises. Photo by Grant Ordelheide

24 Hours in Yosemite Photo Story

Every minute in the park brings new perspectives and surprises. Go around the clock at Yosemite with our dawn 'til dusk photo collection.

Stars over El Capitan in Yosemite

3 Tips for Night Sky Photography by Ken Hubbard

New to night sky and Milky Way photography? Start with these concepts to get started on the right foot.

Sunset at Glacier Point in Yosemite

3 Tips for Photographing Yosemite's Sunrises and Sunsets

Working with light just before or after the sun is rising or setting in Yosemite can often lead to really impressive and colorful images.

Sunrise at Valley View in Yosemite

5 Best Places to Photograph in Yosemite National Park

It's a photographer’s paradise thanks to the majestic Half Dome and El Capitan. We asked photographer Ken Hubbard about his favorite angles to shoot in the park.

Family-friendly trail to the base of Lower Yosemite Falls.

Bad Selfies: 4 Places Not to Pose in Yosemite

Don’t get so carried away with the magnificent views that you leave your common sense behind when trying to get the ultimate selfie.

Sunset at Nevada Falls. Photo by Grant Ordelheide

How to Photograph Waterfalls in Yosemite

Grant Ordelheide showcases his photos of waterfalls and gives you tips on how best photograph these cascades.

Photographer taking a photo of the sunrise over Half Dome in Yosemite

National Park Photo Contest presented by Tamron

Love to take photos in national parks? Whether it’s a landscape, a wildlife pic, or a Milky Way shot, send it our way. You could win a Tamron camera lens!

The Milky Way over Yosemite Valley

National Park Photography Workshops

National Park Trips Media and Tamron have teamed up to offer Photo Workshops inside your favorite national parks.

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No Drones in Yosemite, Please

Drones, commonly used for photography, are potentially threatening to wildlife including falcons and bighorn sheep.

The Bachelor and 3 Graces in the Mariposa Grove in Yosemite National Park. Photo by Grant Ordelheide

People & Dramatic Landscapes Photo Gallery

Shots of people against waterfalls, the Tuolumne River, and giant trees that give scale to these monster backdrops in Yosemite Park.

Tamron's photo road trip to Mono Lake

Photo Road Trip with Tamron Team Andre and Ken

Video visits Mono Lake east of Yosemite and paints light on Toadstool rock formations.

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Yosemite Landscape Photos

Photography of iconic Yosemite landscapes and scenic views nearby the park. Descriptions include shot locations and exposures.

Tuolumne Meadows Cathedral Range. Photo by Grant Ordelheide

Yosemite Photography: The Magic of Water

Yosemite is loved the world over for its watery attractions. Here's where to find and photograph our favorite spots in the region with tips from a pro.