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Photo Of The Day

April 29th, 2014

Photo of the Day by Michael Rauwolf

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'Tuplips At Sunrise' by Michael Rauwolf
Today’s Photo of the Day was submitted to the your Favorite Places Gallery by Michael Rauwolf. “The Skagit Valley Tulip Festival in Northwest Washington attracts thousands of tourists and photographers each year. But the best time to photograph the fields is definitely sunrise and sunset. I got up early and drove to this field one … 
April 28th, 2014

Photo of the Day by Rebecca Wilks

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'The Chicanes' by Rebecca Wilks
Today’s Photo of the Day was submitted to the Fresh Perspective Assignment by Rebecca Wilks. “Lake Powell water levels fluctuate quite a bit over seasons and years. This image was made in March 2014, when the level was as low as it had been in almost a decade, revealing many unusual photography opportunities. I loved … 
April 23rd, 2014

Photo of the Day by Angela Service

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'Winter Spirit' by Angela Service
Today’s Photo of the Day was submitted to the Contrasting Landscape Assignment by Angela Service. Using a Canon T1i and 10-22mm wide angle lens, Service photographed Spirit Falls in Washington State during the second freeze this past winter. Photo of the Day is chosen from various OP galleries, including Assignments, Your Favorite Places and the OP Contests. Assignments have weekly … 
April 17th, 2014

Photo Of The Day by Lorenzo Sgalippa

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'Magic Drops' by Lorenzo Sgalippa
Today’s Photo of the Day was submitted to the Spring Showers Assignment by Lorenzo Sgalippa. “After a spring shower I noticed some water drops reflecting flowers. It was hard to find the best POV, but finally I did it!” recounts Sgalippa who used a Canon 300D and Tamron 90mm Macro lens. Photo of the Day … 
April 14th, 2014

Photo Of The Day by Wendy Gedack

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'Spray Of Sunshine' by Wendy Gedack
  Today’s Photo of the Day, submitted to the Spring Showers Assignment by Wendy Gedack, features spring colors and misting rain. “With all the snow days we have been having lately, I am definitely ready for spring! It happens to be one of my favorite times of year with the fresh growth and blooming flowers … 
March 31st, 2014

Photo Of The Day by Paul Phillips

Posted By Christopher Robinson
Coral Pink Sand Dunes by Paul Phillips
Paul Phillips submitted today’s Photo Of The Day to the Leading Lines Assignment. “This picture was taken at sunrise in Coral Pink Sand Dunes State Park, Utah,” he writes, “I scoped the area out… 
March 27th, 2014

Photo Of The Day by Dean Cobin

Posted By Christopher Robinson
Roundout by Dean Cobin
Using a long exposure to blur the water and create smooth lines through the frame, Cobin leads the viewer from the bottom of the frame into the rugged canyon at the top of the frame.  
March 26th, 2014

Photo of the Day by Koni Kaori

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'Skadar Lake' by Koni Kaori
In today’s Photo of the Day, Koni Kaori captures Pavolva Strana in Skadar Lake, Montenegro. Kaori submitted the image to the Stillness Assignment. 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 homepage and several images from the … 
March 25th, 2014

Photo of the Day by Lorenzo Cassina

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'Zen Waters' by Lorenzo Cassina
Today’s Photo of the Day was submitted to the Stillness Assignment by Lorenzo Cassina. By featuring details on a Weston, FL, lake, Cassina elicits an intimate mood within the spectrum of Stillness. The Stillness Assignment is open until midnight tonight, March 25th. Photo of the Day is chosen from various OP galleries, including Assignments, Your Favorite Places and … 
March 24th, 2014

Photo of The Day by Mark Vandyke

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'Carolina Blue Moon' by Mark Vandyke
Mark Vandyke submitted today’s Photo of the Day to the Stillness Assignment, which is open until midnight March 25th. “My family took a vacation to Blowing Rock, North Carolina this past June and I had the chance to show my father some of my favorite Western North Carolina hiking spots, as well as to show …