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May 1st, 2016

Photo Of The Day By Randall Ayers

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Photo By Randall Ayers
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Rainbow Over Big Prairie” by Randall Ayers. Location: Glacier National Park, Montana. 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, Facebook and Twitter. To get your …
 
April 6th, 2016

Photo Of The Day By Charles Lynn

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Photo by Charles Lynn
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Waimea Canyon Rainbow” by Charles Lynn. Location: Waimea Canyon State Park, Kauai, Hawaii. 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 …
 
December 16th, 2015

Behind The Shot: “Yosemite Lightning Strike” By Nolan Nitschke—Yosemite National Park, California

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Photo By Nolan Nitschke
In 2006, at the inception of my career in landscape photography, I set out with a very specific photographic goal that, at the time, seemed nearly impossible. The year before, while lugging my camera gear and trying to follow in the footsteps of legendary Range of Light photographers Galen Rowell and Ansel Adams, a thought …
 
July 16th, 2015

Photo Of The Day By Susan Taylor

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
"Lake Tahoe Rainbows And Wildflowers" By Susan Taylor
Today’s Photo of the Day is by Susan Taylor and was submitted to the Landscape theme of the Outdoor Photography Month contest presented by Creative Live and OP. “It took me 10 minutes to pack up my little dogs and grab my camera gear, and I was on my way to Lake Tahoe again,” said …
 
December 18th, 2014

Photo of the Day by Laura Zirino

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'Poipu Rainbow' by Laura Zirino
Laura Zirino is a frequent contributor to the OP Assignments and Your Favorite Places Gallery, with some photos appearing in our print issues. Today her Tell Me A Story Assignment submission ‘Poipu Rainbow’ is featured as Photo of the Day due to the accompanying story, which many photographers can relate to. Thanks for sharing, Laura! …
 
September 11th, 2014

Summer Storms Assignment Winner Bryan Snider

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'High Desert Shelf Cloud' by Bryan Snider
Congratulations to Bryan Snider for winning the Summer Storm Assignment! “I spend most of my summer in Arizona chasing storms all over the state. During the past couple of years, I’ve chased 10,000+ miles each year in search of beautiful landscapes and storms.  In fact as a photographer/storm chaser my goal isn’t simply photographing weather.  Instead, …
 
April 24th, 2011

What’s “Wrong” With This Picture?

Posted By Kevin Schafer
Carrizo Rainbow by Steve Shuey
This is not my picture, but it is one that sparked a lively discussion that I thought might be worth sharing with those of you who follow this OP forum. It is a shot of a spectacular rainbow over a vast field of Tidytip flowers on California’s Carrizo Plain, taken just a few days ago …
 
June 4th, 2010

Rainbows

Posted By Ian Plant
Rainbow over Big Stone Beach, Delaware Bay
Welcome back to Off the Beaten Path, dedicated to far away places, once-in-a-lifetime moments, and those rare flashes of inspired thinking. Today I’d like to talk about rainbows. The ancient Greeks considered a rainbow to be a path linking the heavens and earth. Today, scientists consider a rainbow to be a meteorological phenomenon that causes a spectrum …