12 unmissable photo locations in Houston, Texas

Houston is a mega tourist city, and as such has so much interesting things to shoot. But as ever, one of the tricks is finding the right location for you. If you’re traveling with a family, Houston is also great – with locations to entertain the little ones why you can get a few cheeky bursts off. We’ve used our photo location finder tool to compile this list of photo ops, but of course there’s plenty more if you do a search for Houston in the orange search box above, or click the link below. See all the photo locations … Continue reading

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11 great photography locations in Phoenix, Arizona

Arizona has a long history, steeped in Native American settlements, wars, gold mining, the wild west and stunning geology. That all makes Arizona’s capital a pretty special place for photographers. But with so much to offer, it’s all about finding the right place. Continue reading

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Top 10 photo locations in Edinburgh, Scotland

With it’s cobbled streets and friendly atmosphere you’d be forgiven for forgetting that Edinburgh is a major city. It manages to maintain the charm of a small town, which other cities *cough, London, cough* fail to do.

As such there’s a ton of little nooks and crannies boasting fresh photo opportunities. We’ve listed the main photo locations in Edinburgh that we could find, but there’s as ever lots more you’ll be able to find using our search engine. Continue reading

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9 photo locations in San Francisco that aren’t the Golden Gate Bridge

San Francisco is an amazingly diverse place, with so much to shoot. It’s no surprise that the most iconic photos of San Francisco are dominated by the Golden Gate Bridge, but it’s easy to forget how much else it has to offer to the photographer.

Here’s just some of the places that are worth paying a visit to with your camera. Continue reading

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Top 10 photo locations in Sydney, Australia

Sydney is full of amazing sites, so its tricky to pick just 10 places to take photos. But I’ve tried my best to come up with just 10 using the ShotHotspot search engine. Continue reading

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Top 10 photo locations in New York City

I was lucky enough to visit NYC in early 2012, but unlucky enough to not have ShotHotspot to help me plan my trip. I missed quite a few of these places, so if you’re heading that way you may want to consider these places.

We’ve used our search engine to make this list of the best photo locations in New York City. It’s quite touristy, but we’ll do another one for the more unknown spots. Continue reading

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Top 10 photo locations in London

I’m not a fan of London. I suppose that can happen when you live close to any major city. But even I can’t deny that it does have some stunning sights that will leave any photographer straddling their tripod.

The sheer range of architecture on show in London is breathtaking. From the old Tower of London built in tenth century, to The Shard built in 2012, you’re guaranteed spectacular lines and shapes. With such iconic bridges and buildings, cityscapes are also a must if you’re visiting London.

We’ve used our search engine to compile this list of the top 10 photo locations in London. Being a photography website, this is aimed more at the photographer than tourists, although a lot of the spots suggest are all quite touristy. If you’re more an ‘off the beaten track’ kind of a person, I’ll do another Top 10 in the future for more unusual places in London.

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