How Do People Take Good Pictures of Themselves When Traveling Solo?

I have a confession. I’ve been traveling solo for more than ten years now, and I still cannot get decent photos that include me. Sure, I can take the arm-out selfies that we all know and love. And I can take gorgeous shots of the world around me with my DSLR. But I just can’t seem to combine the two, leaving me with two sets of photos: a heap of close-up selfies in various places and beautiful landscape photography. I even keep these photos separated in my online world (‘real’ photos go to Flickr, selfies go to Facebook), as I do not dare contaminate the photos I love with the sub par pictures I get of myself.

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