So you think that shooting landscape photography is just simply pointed your camera in the direction of some hills, rivers or waterfalls and shoot. Landscape photography is a very involved process. Getting the right equipment for the shoot is very important. The hardest part is getting to wake up at 4am in the morning and reaching the location before the sunrises. If it is a sunset shoot, walking back to the car after sundown.
Here is a video that gives you an in-depth experience on what it is like to be a landscape photographer.