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May 17th, 2016

Exploring the Lofoten Islands

Posted By Michael Clark
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Photography Sailing Expedition in Arctic Norway Lofoten islands, Norway – August 20 – 27, 2016 Now in its third edition, our sailing and photography expedition to the Norwegian Arctic islands of Lofoten is a rare chance to photograph pristine coastal locations which are inaccessible to others. To us, sailing rather than driving is the most …
 
April 1st, 2016

Photo Of The Day By Claudia Daniels

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Photo by Claudia Daniels
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Sun-Bathed” by Claudia Daniels. Location: Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming. 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 …
 
February 28th, 2016

Photo Of The Day By Lloyd Dykstra

Posted By Staff
Photo by Lloyd Dykstra
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Fall Sunrise” by Lloyd Dykstra. Location: Alberta, Canada. “I went about six mornings in a row to finally get this sunrise and the low-lying fog,” said Dykstra. “It was worth the effort getting up early those six days.” Photo of the Day is chosen from various OP galleries, including …
 
February 18th, 2016

Showcase: January/February 2016

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
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Kevin Russ partnered with VSCO Artist Initiative™ to create The Western States, a 9×12-inch book of photos that chronicles Russ’ multi-year, vagabond journey through western America, covering parts of Washington, Colorado, California, Arizona, Montana and Baja, Mexico. Shooting exclusively on his iPhone and editing on VSCO Cam®, he captured wildlife, rural scenery and the quiet, …
 
February 16th, 2016

Photo Of The Day By Craig Goodwin

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Craig Goodwin
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “High Key Tree” by Craig Goodwin. Location: Washington. “A lone tree stands against the harsh winter conditions in the Palouse region of Washington State,” described Goodwin. Photo of the Day is chosen from various OP galleries, including Assignments, Your Favorite Places and the OP Contests. Assignments have weekly winners …
 
February 14th, 2016

Photo Of The Day By Benjamin Brzink

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Photo by Benjamin Brzink
  Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Red Cardinal In Autumn” by Benjamin Brzink. 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 …
 
February 6th, 2016

Photo Of The Day By Charlotte Gibb

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Charlotte Gibb
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Sentinels” by Charlotte Gibb. Location: Eastern Sierra Nevada Mountain Range, California. “I made this composition during my most recent visit to the Eastern Sierra where the Fall color was a bit, well, weird,” recalls Gibb. “There were groves of aspens on fire with color adjacent to other groves that …
 
January 20th, 2016

Close-Up Nature Assignment Winner Rick McPherson

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Photo by Rick McPherson
Congratulations to Rick McPherson, whose image “Bee on Flower” is the winner of the Close-Up Nature Assignment! “I was at a local botanical garden—Botanica, The Wichita Gardens—taking advantage of a warm day in late October.  I was surprised to see a few bees buzzing around the flowers, and I thought this could be my last …
 
January 19th, 2016

Photo Of The Day By Patty Morris

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Photo by Patty Morris
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Liquid Gold” by Patty Morris. Location: Scalzi Riverwalk Nature Preserve, Connecticut. 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 …
 
January 8th, 2016

Photo Of The Day By Alex Posen

Posted By Staff
Photo by Alex Posen
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Eye Of The Desert” by Alex Posen. Location: Arizona 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 …