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November 19th, 2015

Photo Of The Day By Patricia Davidson

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Patricia Davidson
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Reflections Of Fall Along The Umpqua” by Patricia Davidson. “I was just setting out on my annual fall photography trip and was not far from the Oregon Coast when I spotted color along the Umpqua River near Scottsburg,” says Davidson. “With the fall colors, fog and reflections, this photo …
October 7th, 2015

Showcase: Scott Rubey

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
In the October 2015 issue of Outdoor Photographer, the work of photographer Scott Rubey was showcased. His three images below that were taken in Oregon were a perfect fit in our Fall Color Special issue. At the headwaters of the McKenzie River lies a mountain lake that’s known amongst Central Oregonians for its spectacular fall …
June 16th, 2015

Photo of the Day by Doug Keder

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'Wahclella Falls' by Doug Keder
Today’s Photo of the Day of Wahclella Falls, OR, comes from Doug Keder. “This is a beautiful place in the spring when the moss is green and the water has a beautiful green tint to it,” says Keder who used a Nikon D5100 and a Nikkor 18-55mm lens for the shot. “Take exit 40 on I-84 …
March 23rd, 2015

Behind The Shot: “First Rays On Crater Lake” And “Full Moon Over Wizard Island” By Scott Rubey— Crater Lake National Park, Oregon

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
First Rays on Crater Lake, Oregon - Web
    The position was breathtaking, and a little terrifying, as well. Aside from the kitchen sink, the only other things I hadn’t thrown into my Subaru during my scramble to get to Crater Lake was a rope and a climbing harness—two items that would have lowered my blood pressure more than a few ticks …
February 4th, 2015

Photo of the Day by Douglas Arnet

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'White River Twilight' by Douglas Arnet
Today’s Photo of the Day was submitted to the Your Favorite Places Gallery by Douglas Arnet. “There are so many beautiful places around Mt. Hood in Oregon that it’s easy to overlook some of them. White River Canyon is on the Southeast side of the mountain. In late summer during periods of extended warmth, the …
December 12th, 2014

Photo of the Day by John Donovan

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'Roma Falls' by John Donovan
John Donovan captured movement and unique rainbow color in the image ‘Roma Falls’, which he submitted to the Your Favorite Places Gallery. “A lovely 3 mile walk through the forest toward Mt. Hood in 75+ degree heat, suddenly turns 20 degrees cooler with the wonderful flow of these falls from Mt. Hood. The sun was at …
September 3rd, 2014

Worm’s-Eye View Assignment Winner Angela Service

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'Wishbone' by Angela Service
Congrats to Angela Service for winning the Worm’s-Eye View Assignment! “This photo was taken in March 2013 on the Latourell Falls loop hike in the Columbia River Gorge, Oregon. I was on the trail back from seeing two beautiful waterfalls when this unique tree caught my eye. I wanted to capture all of it, from …
August 19th, 2014

Twilight Assignment Winner Christopher Fridley

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'Mt. Hood Sunset' by Christopher Fridley
Congratulations  to Christopher Fridley for winning the Twilight Assignment! “On a photo road trip in July 2014 down to the Mount Hood, Oregon region to explore the areas’ lakes, trails, waterfalls and Mt Hood itself, my wife and I spent our anniversary evening among about twenty other photographers gathered at the shoreline of the lake. …
June 19th, 2014

Waves and Slow Shutter Speeds

Posted By Michael Frye
Fog at the mouth of the Klamath River, Redwood NP, CA, USA
The far northern coast of California has many wonderful, wild coastal areas, providing great opportunities to make moody photographs of ocean scenes. It can be challenging to photograph these scenes, however, because things are constantly changing. In addition to that usual variable – the weather – you have to think about the tides and movement …
April 21st, 2014

The Nesting Bald Eagles Of Smith Rock State Park Oregon. A short film by George Lepp.

Posted By Christopher Robinson
Nesting Bald Eagles Of Smith Rock Oregon
The making of George Lepp’s Nesting Eagles Of Smith Rock State Park Oregon was detailed in the Eagle Eyes article in the April issue of OP. Check out the extraordinary, HD video which was created with telephoto focal lengths up to 4800mm!