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April 28th, 2016

Photo Of The Day By Paul Austin

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Photo By Paul Austin
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Cruising” by Paul Austin. This great egret was photographed in Florida in front of winter foliage. 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, Facebook and …
 
April 27th, 2016

Photo Of The Day By Richard Verroen

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Richard Verroen
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “And Jump” by Richard Verroen. “The day before I had discovered tracks of a fox in the snow when I was photographing in National Park de BiesBosch, the Netherlands,” said Verroen. “I learned the different tracks from a Dutch forester in Zwitserland (it’s a small world) when I was …
 
April 26th, 2016

Photo Of The Day By Christopher Lawrence

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Photo By Christopher Lawrence
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Ocean Falls—Portland Head Light” by Christopher Lawrence. Location: Portland, Maine. 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, Facebook and Twitter. To get your photos in …
 
April 25th, 2016

Photo Of The Day By Charlie Larzalere

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Photo By Charlie Larzalere
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Wildebeest On The Run” by Charlie Larzalere. Location: Serengeti, Tanzania, Africa. “Shot from a hot air balloon, the animals would run when they heard the burner kick in,” explained Larzalere. “We were 30-40 feet above them when I shot this at 1/30 of a second to give the sense …
 
April 24th, 2016

Photo Of The Day By Gayle Lucci

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Photo By Gayle Lucci
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Fire And Water” by Gayle Lucci. Location: Watson Lake in Arizona. “I frequent this location, looking for interesting skies and water conditions,” said Lucci. “This year the water level is quite low, revealing more rock outcroppings, making a better foreground shot. Also, the cloud formation and sunrise vary depending …
 
April 23rd, 2016

Photo Of The Day By Linn Smith

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Photo By Linn Smith
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Shakeout” by Linn Smith. Location: Florida. “Against the evening colors of the setting sun, a white ibis shakes out its feathers after taking a bath,” said Smith. Photo of the Day is chosen from various OP galleries, including Assignments, Your Favorite Places and the OP Contests. Assignments have weekly …
 
April 22nd, 2016

Photo Of The Day By David Shield

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Photo By David Shield
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Secret Cove Sunset” by David Shield. Location: Lake Tahoe, Nevada. “I love the concept of long exposure photography,” said Shield. “I especially like the way a long exposure can effect scenes with water features, including lakes, waterfalls and the ocean. Using this technique to photograph a predominant water feature …
 
April 21st, 2016

Photo Of The Day By Jordan Edgcomb

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Photo By Jordan Edgcomb
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Lonely Lion Cub” by Jordan Edgcomb. Location: Serengeti Plain, northern Tanzania, Africa. “A lonely lion cub calls out to its mother in the Serengeti plain of northern Tanzania,” described Edgcomb. Photo of the Day is chosen from various OP galleries, including Assignments, Your Favorite Places and the OP Contests. …
 
April 20th, 2016

Photo Of The Day By Vincent James

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Photo By Vincent James
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Fiery Valley Sunrise” By Vincent James. Location: Yosemite National Park, California. “If you are staying in the valley, it’s hard to pass up a sunrise from the Valley View vista point,” said James. “On this morning a couple weeks ago, I was treated with a beautiful orange sky glow. …
 
April 19th, 2016

Photo Of The Day By Fred Lemire

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Photo By Fred Lemire
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “The Conductor” By Fred Lemire. Location: Nunavut, Canada. “I was waiting for the snowy owl to lift off from the ground,” explained Lemire, “but he turned around and started walking and moving his wings like a conductor of an orchestra!” Photo of the Day is chosen from various OP …