Into the woods: forest photography basics.

From the lowest ferns to the tallest redwoods, capture the full scope of the forest with these basic camera settings and helpful tips.

Forests cover nearly a third of the earth’s land surface. And they’re as diverse as they are vast. From tropical rainforests teeming with color to dense woodlands blanketed with snow, the possibilities for capturing striking images are endless.

With these pro tips — and an editing boost from Adobe Photoshop Lightroom — you’ll be well on your way to showcasing the majesties of earth like a National Geographic photographer.

Camera settings for stunning forest photography.

Tips for editing forest photography.

Explore what more you can do with Lightroom to transform your forest photos into stunning pieces of art.