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December 31st, 2015

Photo Of The Day By Marco Barone

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Photo by Marco Barone
Our last Photo Of The Day of 2015 is “Frozen Dream” by Marco Barone. His image shows the frozen lake of Mont Cenis in the French Alps. Have a safe and happy New Year’s Eve! See you next year with more great images from our online gallery. Photo of the Day is chosen from various …
March 17th, 2015

Photo of the Day by Chris Davis

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'Last Ice On Rannoch Moor' by Chris Davis
Today’s Photo of the Day was shot by Chris Davis using a Canon EOS 5D Mark III and 17-40mm lens. “This was taken on a trip to Rannoch Moor this February. I unfortunately missed all the main snowfall from the previous 2 weeks that I had hoped to get & just got there and got …
February 3rd, 2015

Winter Quiet Assignment Winner Kevin Russell

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'Frozen' by Kevin Russell
Congrats to Kevin Russell for winning the Winter Quiet Assignment! “I have a friend that lives a little closer to Tipsoo Lake at Mount Rainier National Park. He mentioned he was going up there to shoot stars and asked if I’d like to join in. I’m glad I went along and grateful he asked. It was a …
February 28th, 2014

Snow & Ice Assignment Winner Devin Krinke

Posted By Christopher Robinson
Inside The Mendenhall Glacier by Devin Krinke
Congratulations to Devin Krinke whose photo from The Mendenhall Glacier is the winning image in the Snow & Ice Assignment.
February 25th, 2014

Photo of the Day by Carolyn Derstine

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
Frozen Bubbles by Carolyn Derstine
    Today’s Photo of the Day, entitled Frozen Bubbles, was submitted to the Macro Assignment by Carolyn Derstine. Living in Telford, PA, Derstine says she enjoys looking for interesting ice designs in the nearby creek. Photo of the Day is chosen from various OP galleries, including Assignments, Your Favorite Places and the OP Contests. Assignments have weekly winners …
February 20th, 2014

Photo Of The Day by Tim Williams

Posted By Christopher Robinson
Aquamarine by Tim Williams
Tim Williams’ striking image from an ice beach in Iceland is today’s Photo Of The Day. Williams submitted this image to the Snow & Ice Assignment.
December 10th, 2012

It Won’t Be There Tomorrow

Posted By George Lepp
90mm T/S at 1/8 sec and f/22 with 100 ISO.
As nature photographers we’re out there more often than most folks and in position to see image possibilities. But do we act on these possibilities?
December 18th, 2011

The Gift of Light

Posted By Kevin Schafer
Light on Glacial Landscape, Antarctic Peninsula
After almost ten days of clouds and snow ( and sparking the mini-debate on global warming on my previous post) we finally had a brief break in the clouds for a few hours on our way through Antarctica. It was mid-day, with colorless, drab light: hopeless in color, but almost perfect for a black-and-white conversion. …
August 26th, 2011

Arctic Documentary Project – Svalbard, Norway Final Post #5

Posted By Daniel J. Cox
August 10, Danskøya Island 37F This morning is cold. Most definitely the coolest we’ve experienced. Danskøya Island is on the northwest part of the archipelago and is on the edge of better polar bear habitat. The ice is nearly 80 miles offshore, so any bears that are stranded on the Islands of Svalbard migrate towards …
August 11th, 2011

Arctic Documentary Project – Svalbard, Norway Post #4: Second Trip

Posted By Daniel J. Cox
August 8, 2011, Cloudy and 43F Tanya and I spent the past three days in Lonyearbyen in a small, very European, apartment, catching up on business matters, writing and a little rest before our next group of guests arrived. The first trip went really well, but every adventure to the field is new, so it’s …