5 Ways To Take Amazing Pictures When Solo Traveling

Travel writer and content creator Sonia Ambika gives her helpful tips for taking pictures while traveling solo.


April 19, 2023

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As we head into 2023, Gen Z and Millennials care more than ever about getting aesthetically pleasing pictures when traveling. It’s become the new way of journaling where you are and sharing your adventures with friends, family, and followers.

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1. Utilizing A Tripod + Clicker

  1. How adjustable in height do you want your tripod to be?
  2. Are you looking for a compact model that can easily fit in a small backpack?
  3. Do you want a multi-use model that can shift into a selfie stick?

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2. Prop Up Your Phone On An Object And Use The App “Lens Buddy’ For The Shutter

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3. Book A Photographer On Airbnb Experiences

  1. 50-100+ unedited pictures for a 1-hour shoot
  2. 20-25 edited photos of your choice
  3. 2 allowed outfit changes (you may want to bring extra outfits to change into for variety)
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4. Aim To Shoot Early In The Morning

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5. Most Importantly, Stop Caring What Other People Think Of You

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