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February 25th, 2016

Photo Of The Day By Stacie Popp-Young

Posted By Staff
Photo by Stacie Popp-Young
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Downeast Forest Autumn Colors” by Stacie Popp-Young. Location: Winter Harbor, 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 and several images from the Assignment Gallery …
 
January 15th, 2016

Photo Of The Day By Ceri Jones

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Ceri Jones
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Autumn Woodland Dawn” by Ceri Jones. Location: Oxfordshire, United Kingdom. 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 Assignment Gallery are picked to be featured …
 
January 12th, 2016

Autumn Sunsets Assignment Winner Denis Dessoliers

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
"Flow To The West" by Denis Dessoliers
Congratulations to Denis Dessoliers for winning the Autumn Sunsets assignment! “On November 3, 2015, my good friends Larry and Doug along with myself decided to head out to Zion National Park, Utah, to get a shot of the Watchman Tower. To our surprise, we arrived along with roughly a hundred photographers lined up on the …
 
January 10th, 2016

Photo Of The Day By Richard Ansley

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Photo by Richard Ansley
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Left Fork Split” by Richard Ansley. This image of a fissure in solid rock formed by water and surrounded by fallen autumn leaves was taken in Zion National Park, Utah. Photo of the Day is chosen from various OP galleries, including Assignments, Your Favorite Places and the OP Contests. Assignments have weekly winners …
 
November 21st, 2015

Photo Of The Day By Michel Hersen

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Photo By Michel Hersen
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Autumn At Denali” by Michel Hersen. 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 Assignment Gallery are picked to be featured in The Best Of …
 
April 27th, 2015

Photo of the Day by Michael Morse

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'Morning On The Madison' by Michael Morse
Today’s Photo of the Day is ‘Morning on the Madison’ by Michael Morse. “This lone buffalo grazes along the Madison River in Yellowstone National Park on a chilly September morning. The Madison River in Yellowstone is on of the best places to see wildlife. From elk to bear, eagles and buffalo. This area is a …
 
April 8th, 2015

Photo of the Day by Esmail Golshan Mojdehi

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'The Magic of Nature' by Esmail Golshan Mojdehi
Today’s Photo of the Day was captured by Esmail Golshan Mojdehi. “This is the beautiful nature of northern Iran. Gilan Province is one of the most beautiful parts of the country with good climate and pristine nature,” says Mojdehi. Photo of the Day is chosen from various OP galleries, including Assignments, Your Favorite Places and the OP Contests. Assignments …
 
February 19th, 2015

Photo of the Day by Connie Szabo Schmucker

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'Indian Boundary Lake With Snow' by Connie Szabo Schmucker
Today’s Photo of the Day was submitted to the Colors Coming Through Assignment by Connie Szabo Schmucker who used a Kodak P850 and Circular Polarizing Filter to get the shot. “A rare late October snowstorm hit the Cherokee National Forest and Indiana Boundary Lake area, creating a wonderful juxtaposition of fall colors at their peak and …
 
January 7th, 2015

Autumn Sunsets Assignment Winner Kevin King

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'Last Light at Lindy' by Kevin King
Congrats to Kevin King for winning the Autumn Sunsets Assignment! “Lindy Point overlook at the Blackwater Falls State Park, WV, is well known as a good location for sunset shots. I had visited this spot on several previous occasions and had always been skunked with clear skies and poor light. When I pulled up to …
 
October 29th, 2014

Autumn Light

Posted By Michael Frye
Late-afternoon sun in an aspen grove, Toiyabe NF, CA, USA
Light is a vital aspect of any photograph, and always the first thing I think about when deciding where to go with my camera. The more you understand light, the better your photographs will be. Any kind of light can work for fall color – under the right circumstances. But some kinds seem to work better than others. While photographing and leading workshops in the eastern Sierra, I was usually looking for backlight or soft light on the aspens – or best of all, soft backlight.