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June 18th, 2016

Photo Of The Day By Lloyd Dykstra

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Photo By Lloyd Dykstra
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Prairie Crocus At Sunrise” by Lloyd Dykstra. Location: Alberta, Canada. Described as a “View of Prairie Crocus at Sunrise,” Dykstra said the image was, “Taken from a very low angle and close to make the flower bigger than it really is.” See more of Lloyd Dykstra’s work here. Photo …
 
June 7th, 2016

Behind The Shot: “Spring Sunrise In Grand Teton” By Michael Swindle

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
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One of my objectives on my trip to Grand Teton National Park in the spring of 2014 was to get a sunrise photo from Oxbow Bend. Getting the sunrise shot that you have been dreaming of can be nearly impossible when you have limited shooting days and absolutely no control over the weather or the …
 
April 20th, 2016

Photo Of The Day By Vincent James

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Photo By Vincent James
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Fiery Valley Sunrise” By Vincent James. Location: Yosemite National Park, California. “If you are staying in the valley, it’s hard to pass up a sunrise from the Valley View vista point,” said James. “On this morning a couple weeks ago, I was treated with a beautiful orange sky glow. …
 
April 11th, 2016

Photo Of The Day By Suzanne Mathia

Posted By Staff
Photo By Suzanne Mathia
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Sunrise Silhouette” by Suzanne Mathia. Location: White Stallion Ranch, Tucson, Arizona. “Early morning rises and silhouettes a herd of horses ready for a run in the desert,” described Mathia. Photo of the Day is chosen from various OP galleries, including Assignments, Your Favorite Places and the OP Contests. Assignments …
 
April 2nd, 2016

Photo Of The Day By Jason Hatfield

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Photo by Jason Hatfield
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Toroweap Sunrise” by Jason Hatfield. Location: Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona. “Rain clouds build as the sun rises over Toroweap Overlook in Grand Canyon National Park,” Hatfield described. Photo of the Day is chosen from various OP galleries, including Assignments, Your Favorite Places and the OP Contests. Assignments have …
 
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 …
 
December 29th, 2015

Photo Of The Day By Steve Grodin

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Photo by Steve Grodin
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Sunrise—Lake Vermillion With Mt. Rundle” by Steve Grodin. Location: Alberta, Canada. 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 …
 
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 …
 
October 28th, 2015

Photo Of The Day by Ben Wurst

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
"Succulent Splendor" by Ben Wurst
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Succulent Splendor” by Ben Wurst. “Salicornia virginica is an edible succulent plant that thrives on the coastal salt marsh,” says Wurst. “In autumn is turns a bright vibrant red color. It’s a great contrast to the green spartina cordgrass and the bright blue tidal pools on the marsh. Setting the …
 
October 23rd, 2015

Photo Of The Day By Phil Varney

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Moonset & Sunrise over death valley
Today’s Photo Of the Day is “Moonset And Sunrise Over Death Valley” by Phil Varney. “An amazing sunrise begins, commensurate with the moon setting over the crusty salt pan of Death Valley National Park,” says Varney. “Nothing quite like seeing such clear geometric shapes in nature!”