Travelling the world can be seen as a once in a lifetime opportunity — but there are many travel photographers who do it as a fulltime job. They know the ins and outs of travelling with their Olympus cameras and snapping some of the most beautiful scenes across the globe.

Take it from them — because the infographic below discusses some of the must-know information you need when planning to jet off next. From packing your suitcase and hand luggage to avoid any security problems in the airport to the types of equipment you will need to take to make the trip one worth documenting.

Whether you’re going to ride camels in the desert or swim with the most beautiful sea creatures in the crystal blue ocean — we’ve provided you with some of our top destinations for travel photographers.

But making the most out of travel photography depends on where you land, so what country will be next to stamp your passport?