Experiment with your angle
Too many elements in one photo can be overwhelming to the viewer. Stick with a minimal background, focusing on one part of the landscape. If your photo seems too busy, try changing your position to capture the same subject from a different angle. The most intriguing photographs are shot from unexpected angles, so experiment with positioning the camera above or below your subject until you find a unique shot. Here are five tips for taking better black-and-white photos.