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June 19th, 2016

Photo Of The Day By Nam Ing

Photo By Nam Ing
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Foggy Sunset” by Nam Ing. Location: Mount Tamalpais State Park, California. “Hot summer days usually mean foggy evenings in this coastal area,” said Ing. “Mount Tamalpais is a perfect spot to view the sunset above the fog.” Gear: Olympus OM-D E-M1 and Lumix 25mm F1.4 Photo of the Day … 
June 18th, 2016

Photo Of The Day By Lloyd Dykstra

Photo By Lloyd Dykstra
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Prairie Crocus At Sunrise” by Lloyd Dykstra. Location: Alberta, Canada. Described as a “View of Prairie Crocus at Sunrise,” Dykstra said the image was, “Taken from a very low angle and close to make the flower bigger than it really is.” See more of Lloyd Dykstra’s work here. Photo … 
June 17th, 2016

Photo Of The Day By David Shield

Photo By Dave Shield
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Reaching For Light” by David Shield. Location: Chimney Beach, Lake Tahoe, Nevada. “I remember during my early days of photographing landscapes how the main subject of a scene was the only thing I studied in the camera viewfinder,” says Shield. “Since that time, I have made myself look at … 
June 16th, 2016

Panasonic Announces Leica DG Summilux 12mm f/1.4 ASPH Lens

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Panasonic has announced a new professional prime lens for Micro Four Thirds that’s perfect for nature photographers. The Leica DG Summilux 12mm f/1.4 ASPH has all-metal construction, making it a rugged splashproof and dustproof lens when used with a weather-sealed camera model. Comprised of 15 glass elements (including two ultra extra-low dispersion and one extra-low … 
June 16th, 2016

Photo Of The Day By Tim Williams

Photo By Tim Williams
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Least Resistance” by Tim Williams. Location: Pisgah National Forest, North Carolina. “The area around Pisgah National Forest in the western North Carolina mountains is referred to as the ‘land of waterfalls,’ and certainly earns its moniker,” says Williams. “Any given bend in streams, large and small, may present a … 
June 15th, 2016

Photo Of The Day By Dean Cobin

Photo By Dean Cobin
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “White Sand Dune” by Dean Cobin. Location: White Sands National Monument, New Mexico. “A beautiful textured gypsum white sand dune in the early light of fall at the White Sands National Monument,” explained Cobin, who shot this image with a Canon EOS 5D Mark III and 16-35mm lens. See … 
June 14th, 2016

Photo Of The Day By Jessica Nelson

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Photo By Jessica Nelson
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Red Fox Kit” by Jessica Nelson. This image, described as “A red fox kit emerging from the woods to go back to her den,” was taken near Dayton, Maryland with a Canon 5D Mark III and a Sigma 150-600mm lens. See more of Jessica Nelson’s work here. Photo of … 
June 13th, 2016

Photo Of The Day By Jeff Bryant

Photo By Jeff Bryant
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Koosah Falls” by Jeff Bryant. Location: Oregon. Gear: Nikon D750, Nikkor 18-35mm. See more of Jeff Bryant’s work here. Photo of the Day is chosen from various OP galleries, including Assignments, Your Favorite Places and the OP Contests. Assignments have weekly winners that are featured on the OP website … 
June 12th, 2016

Photo Of The Day By Bob Larson

Photo By Bob Larson
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Moment In The Sun” by Bob Larson. “Going wide and close in as the sun sets behind a field of sunflowers at Willow Lake, Prescott, Arizona,” described Larson. Gear: Canon T2i, Sigma 10-20mm See more of Bob Larson’s work here. Photo of the Day is chosen from various OP … 
June 11th, 2016

Photo Of The Day By Deon Warrington

Photo By Deon Warrington
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Mother & Child” by Deon Warrington. This image of a mother and child feeding on a corn cob was taken in Saudi Arabia with a Nikon D750, Nikon 200-500mm Lens, according to Warrington. See more of Deon Warrington’s work here. Photo of the Day is chosen from various OP …