Spring is in the air, our engines are revved up, and it's a perfect time to plan the ideal American road trip. While on the road, of course you're gonna want to capture every magical second to the best of your Insta-worthy ability.
So start now. We've partnered with EyeEm, an online community of photographers, to round up the best tips for taking professional-style road trip pics.
Heed their photographers' artistic advice, then share your own photos in EyeEm's Portrait of America challenge. To enter, simply share a photo via the EyeEm app that shows us your America -- the people, everyday moments, places or stories that define what America is for you -- and tag it "Portrait of America."
Happy snapping (and mapping)!
Pro Tip #1: Don't just focus on scenery.
Pro Tip #2: Know when to pick up the camera and when to savor the moment.
Pro Tip #3: Let an app balance light for you.
Pro Tip #4: Invest in a tripod, or DIY.