Archive for the Landscape Photography Category

Fine art photography exhibition: The Council on Culture & Arts' Photofest 2021 at the Artport Gallery in Tallahassee International Airport.

COCA’s Photofest 2021

By Scott Holstein

Filed under: Landscape Photography


I am flattered to be able to announce that one of my Tallahassee canopy roads photographs, Old Magnolia Road 1, was selected for inclusion in the Council on Culture & Arts, Tallahassee/Leon County’s (COCA) Photofest 2021. COCA’s Photofest is an annual, juried, fine art photography exhibition in the Artport Gallery in Tallahassee International Airport at 3300 Capital Circle SW. Old Magnolia Road 1 is on display as a 30” x 40” metal print. If you have been curious as to how one of my metal prints looks in person, be sure to check out Photofest 2021 to see it and…
Firefly photography in the mountains at sunset.

Firefly Photography in the Mountains

By Scott Holstein

Filed under: Landscape Photography


This past summer while in the mountains of West Virginia, I stumbled upon an amazing scene one evening. I had taken a drive in the country not too far from the famous resort, The Greenbrier, in White Sulphur Springs. I was in an area with lots of fields butting up to the Monongahela National Forest where we often go deer viewing before sunset. However, this time, as dusk approached, a different critter appeared in numbers. As the fields darkened, thousands of fireflies began twinkling, from down low in the grass to up in the tops of the trees. It was…
A sailboat sits on the horizon during a vibrant beach sunset in Venice, Florida.

Beach Sunset in Venice, Florida

By Scott Holstein

Filed under: Landscape Photography


One evening while visiting family, the sunset was shaping up to be interesting. I grabbed the camera to do some landscape photography of the beach sunset in Venice, Florida. The sky was fairly cloudy, and as the sun set, it gave the clouds some nice color. After the sun dipped below the horizon, though, the sunset kept getting better. Although already set, the sun was still lighting the clouds in the west and we got a very vibrant, colorful sky and reflection off of the water. It became one of those amazing sunsets that only come around every once in…
Landscape photography of a dragonfly at sunset over Lake Jackson in Tallahassee, shot with an iPhone.

Scouting at Lake Jackson in Tallahassee, Florida

By Scott Holstein


A few evenings ago I was scouting a location for an upcoming photo shoot. I had already scouted a half dozen locations, none of which were really working for me. This particular evening I was scouting at Lake Jackson in Tallahassee, Florida. I had been to this particular spot before but I really didn’t think it would be ideal for this shoot. I was wrong. This spot had water that was the right depth, it had some nice vegetation to work with, and best of all, it had a great view of sunset. In fact, the sunset was so amazing…

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