In a LIFE.com exclusive, award-winning photographer Doug Menuez offers advice — ranging from the practical to the inspirational — on capturing amazing images while traveling at home or abroad.
Travelers sometimes stress out because they’re going someplace really amazing and are worried they won’t do justice to this incredible location. But life is short, and the best pictures are sometimes of memories and experiences. I always say that my travels have served to provide great dinner stories. The pictures are a bonus.
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