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Learn the Most Important Rule of Nature Photography

A friendly reminder for all of us.

Photo by Kunal Shinde on Unsplash

The expression “First, do no harm” is often associated with healthcare. But it applies to nature photography too.

The principle essentially means that, above all else, no action of yours should cause harm to your subject. Or, put another way, the potential harm of your actions should be…




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