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November 14th, 2015

Photo Of The Day By Patrick Farrington

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Patrick Farrington
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Island Of Color” by Patrick Farrington. “This was from a quick trip to one my favorite spots,” said Farrington of this image he took at the Chittenden Reservoir in Vermont. ” I had taken this shortly after the sun had cleared the ridgeline to my right. I used a …
 
November 12th, 2015

Photo Of The Day By Valerie Millett

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Valerie Millett
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Days End” by Valerie Millett. She captured this image of the San Juan Mountains in Colorado with a Canon EOS 5D Mark II. 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 …
 
November 10th, 2015

Photo Of The Day By Scott Block

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Scott Block
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “A Mountain Of Color” By Scott Block, which was taken in Maplewood State Park, Minnesota. 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 …
 
November 5th, 2015

Photo Of The Day By Kevin Russell

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Photo By Kevin Russell
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Scarlet Passage” By Kevin Russell. “This driveway into a farm is incredibly beautiful, passing by there I had to grab a few shots,” he said of his image taken near Snoqualmie, Washington. Gear: Nikon D7100, Sigma 10-20mm Photo of the Day is chosen from various OP galleries, including Assignments, Your Favorite Places and …
 
November 4th, 2015

Photo Of The Day By Nathan Woodruff

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Photo By Nathan Woodruff
  Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Johnathon Run Falls” by Nathan Woodruff. “It was just about to pour down the rain when I took this. I’m glad I stuck around when everyone else decided to leave,” he said of his trip to Babcock State Park in West Virginia. Settings: 32mm, f/25, 45 sec., ISO …
 
November 1st, 2015

Photo Of The Day By Kevin Pihlaja

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Fall Sunrise
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Fall Sunrise” by Kevin Pihlaja. 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 Assignments section …
 
June 15th, 2015

Behind The Shot: “Aspen Rain” By Justin Reznick— Emerald Bay State Park, California

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
"Aspen Rain" By Justin Reznick
I was hiking through Emerald Bay State Park on the shore of Lake Tahoe in late November, scouting for a private tour. It was getting cold, and the rain turned quickly into snow. I noticed a grove of aspen trees. Amazingly enough, there were still a few final leaves holding on. I was witnessing what …
 
April 8th, 2015

Colors Coming Through Assignment Winner Gayle Lucci

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'Stormy Forcast' by Gayle Lucci
Congratulations to Gayle Lucci for winning the Colors Coming Through Assignment! “The original plan was to scout out Oxbow Bend in Grand Teton National Park in September 2013.  We must have missed the turn-off,” says Lucci. “The weather was threatening with high winds, driving sleet and rain. As we approached Jackson Lake, there was a …
 
November 1st, 2013

Photo Of The Day by Wendy Gedack

Posted By Christopher Robinson
Colorful Fall In Colorado by Wendy Gedack
Wendy Gedack’s photo of the Dallas Divide in Colorado is from the recent Fall Color Assignment. That Assignment ran for an extended time and this s just one of the many beautiful photos we received.
 
October 27th, 2013

Photographing Sunbursts

Posted By Michael Frye
Aspens and morning sunlight, Inyo NF, CA, USA
I’ve always felt that the best photographs capture a mood or feeling. It’s easier to convey a mood when the weather gets stormy, but how do you capture a mood on a clear, sunny day? The answer, I think, is to go with it—to emphasize the sun, the blue sky, and the brightness of the …