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August 28th, 2015

Photo Of The Day By Vincent James

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
"Sunset & Fog Play" by Vincent James
Today’s Photo of the Day is “Sunset & Fog Play” by Vincent James. “Words can’t describe how it felt last Friday night as I staked out this one specific hilltop on Mount Tamalpais, just North of San Francisco, and watched the sunset unfold and light up the fog as it passed through the trees,” he …
 
July 22nd, 2015

Photo Of The Day By Vincent James

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
"Sunset Bluff Walk" By Vincent James
Today’s Photo of the Day was taken in California by Vincent James, who said, “A clear night that forced me to readjust my composition expectations. Sometimes the challenge produced interesting results. Here, I was trying to capture the mood of walking on these bluffs at sunset.” Photo of the Day is chosen from various OP …
 
February 17th, 2015

Photo of the Day by Michael Davis

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'Badlands Mood Rising' by Michael Davis
Today’s Photo of the Day of Badlands National Park was submitted to the Your Favorite Places Gallery by Michael Davis. “I was visiting the park in August 2014 with my sons and decided to stay and catch the sunset. We were facing West and, by chance I decided to look behind us and saw that …
 
January 28th, 2015

Photo of the Day by Ed Boudreau

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'Fireweed' by Ed Boudreau
Ed Boudreau made a spontaneous change of plans while climbing to the summit of The Butte in Alaska and ended up with this sunset shot, which is today’s Photo of the Day. “My goal was to make it up the 800+ foot summit of Butte Mt in Palmer Alaska to get a shot of the …
 
January 7th, 2015

Autumn Sunsets Assignment Winner Kevin King

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'Last Light at Lindy' by Kevin King
Congrats to Kevin King for winning the Autumn Sunsets Assignment! “Lindy Point overlook at the Blackwater Falls State Park, WV, is well known as a good location for sunset shots. I had visited this spot on several previous occasions and had always been skunked with clear skies and poor light. When I pulled up to …
 
December 10th, 2014

Migration Assignment Winner Denis Dessoliers

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'Landing' by Dessi Dessoliers
Congrats to our assignment winner Denis Dessolier! “This picture was taken on February 6, 2014 at Bosque Del Apache National Wildlife Refuge in San Antonio, New Mexico, on the old US Highway 85. My wife and I drove almost 900 miles from Southern California to here trying to capture some images of the bird migration,” …
 
December 10th, 2014

Photo of the Day by Matt Williams

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'Rhododendron Sunset' by Matt Williams
Matt Williams caught the sunset in North Carolina in his image ‘Rhododendron Sunset’, which he recently submitted to the Your Favorite Places Gallery. “One of my favorite places to visit every spring is the Roan Highlands which has one of the largest natural rhododendron gardens in the world. I was lucky enough this year to …
 
November 11th, 2013

Photo Of The Day by Michael Lindberg

Posted By Christopher Robinson
Autumn Star by Michael Lindberg
Nevada isn’t usually the first place that leaps to mind when one mentions fall color. In his photo from the Autumn Sunsets Assignment, Michael Lindberg shows that the arid state in the desert southwest shouldn’t be dismissed.
 
September 12th, 2013

Paradise Falls, Glacier NP

Posted By Joseph Rossbach
paradise-falls
Modern digital cameras and their ┬áresolution and dynamic range available today amaze me! While in Glacier on this last trip, I found myself shooting a particular scene that I would never have even tried to get away with on film or even without some serious exposure blending just a few years ago. A very contrasty …
 
July 2nd, 2013

Photo of The Day by Abe Blair

Posted By Christopher Robinson
Solitude by Abe Blair
The southwest is baking in the grips of a heatwave and on June 30 the temperature in Death Valley hit 129 degrees which, it seems difficult to believe, merely TIED the June record. The park has seen in influx of visitors wanting to be there for these record-setting–or record tying– days. With news stories about the extreme heat in Death Valley in the back of my mind, I came across this photo by Abe Blair. Blair submitted this image of Badwater in Death Valley to the Your Favorite Places gallery.