Arrange your travel items and shoot them from an aerial perspective using the vari-angle LCD screen.
Explore different angles to show various perspectives while utilizing slow motion video.
If your photos are coming out too dark, try increasing your ISO.
Switch auto white balance (AWB) to Cloudy to add warmth to the image.
To get closer to your subject, try using a macro lens to reduce the minimum focus distance.
Use Aperture Priority (Av) mode and set the F-stop to the lowest possible number for a shallow depth-of-field. This allows your subject to remain the focus of your image, especially when there is a busy background.
Wait for your unsuspecting subject to make eye contact before pouncing on that perfect moment.
Keep the sun behind you for a well lit scene without the bleached sky.
Vary size and layout, giving your photos room to breathe.