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November 30th, 2015

Photo Of The Day By Nicholas Parker

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Photo by Nicholas Parker
Today’s Photo of the Day is “Bison Chase” by Nicholas Parker. “One moment these bison were peacefully grazing in Yellowstone’s northern tier as snow fell from the sky,” said Parker. “The next, an all out pursuit of one another.” Photo of the Day is chosen from various OP galleries, including Assignments, Your Favorite Places and the OP Contests. Assignments have weekly …
July 17th, 2015

Photo Of The Day By Kris Walkowski

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
"Bisons On The Meadow" By Kris Walkowski
Today’s Photo of the Day of bison on Yellowstone Meadow is by Kris Walkowski and was submitted to the Wildlife theme of the Outdoor Photography Month contest presented by Creative Live and OP. 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 …
April 17th, 2015

Photo of the Day by Steve Perry

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'Nose to Nose' by Steve Perry
Today’s Photo of the Day is “Nose to Nose” by Steve Perry. “This was captured shortly after I drove into Yellowstone from Gardiner. Normally, expectations tend to be low as you make the 5 mile or so drive from Gardiner to Mammoth, but today would prove an exception to that rule. As I drove along, …
March 25th, 2015

How I Choose a Photograph

Posted By Jay Goodrich
Choose a Photo Image 2
If you read last week’s post you would know that I have a bunch of projects in the making. A large part of my job is editing the thousands of images that are attached to any one project. Choosing the right photograph from a scene or a series of scenes that are all related can be the …
November 22nd, 2013

Photo Of The Day by Roger Hill

Posted By Christopher Robinson
Yellowstone In Winter by Roger Hill
The geothermic activity in Yellowstone National Park makes it possible to capture atmospheric shots like this one. Roger Hill submitted today’s Photo Of The Day to the Winter Scenics Assignment.
July 28th, 2013

Jackson, Wyoming 83002 – Dreamer, Drifter…

Posted By Jay Goodrich
Storm Valley Tetons Moran Wyoming by Jay Goodrich
Jackson, Wyoming…this is all going to make sense momentarily, just bear with my rampant train-of-thought diatribe (maybe a bit harsh but such a cool word). There are times in my life when I struggle. I fight failure. I look at myself with question. And wonder when it will all get better. In the same breath, …
January 2nd, 2013

Top 5 New Year’s Resolutions for Photographers

Posted By Ian Plant
(© Ian Plant) The New Year is upon us, a time for past reflection and future resolve. Everyone feels that urge to put their mistakes behind them, to make amends, and to start fresh with a clean slate. If you’re like me, however, you probably find the process of making resolutions to be a challenging …
September 6th, 2012

Deepening the Mystery

Posted By Ian Plant
"Spirit of Light" by Ian Plant
(© Ian Plant) Many photographers live by the maxim “always shoot with the sun at your back.” Not me. I’d rather risk it all at the edge of light than play it safe. There’s nothing I love more than a directionally lit subject which barely emerges from a surrounding inky darkness. To me, there’s something …
August 14th, 2012

Learn to See With “Other Eyes”

Posted By Ian Plant
"The Firehole" by Ian Plant
(© Ian Plant) We all know the familiar world which we see and experience in our daily lives, chocked full of cars and strip malls and fast food restaurants, a literal world where a tree is a tree and a rock is a rock. But there’s also a second world, one that you can only …
June 3rd, 2012

Atmospheric Appeal

Posted By Ian Plant
Yellowstone National Park
(© Ian Plant) “Atmospherics” are what I like to call all the good stuff that occurs when moisture and light collide. Backlit mist, sunbeams filtering through clouds or fog, and other photogenic phenomena can add mood and a hint of mystery to your images. Atmospherics typically occur when warm moist air meets relatively cool temperatures. …