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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Top 10 breathtaking photo locations in the Grand Canyon

Nature is awesome, and nowhere is that more apparent than the Grand Canyon. Over the course of about 17 million years, the Colorado River has cut this beautiful scar through Arizona, and drawing flocks of people from around the world to see it.

But, unless you’re Superman or renting a helicopter, you’re unlikely to be able to see all 277 miles of it. Hopefully that’s where ShotHotspot can help. Here’s our top 10 breaktaking (mostly landscape) spots around the Grand Canyon. 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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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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