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Posts Tagged ‘Yosemite National Park’

May 15th, 2016

Photo Of The Day By Vincent Bonafede

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Photo By Vincent Bonafede
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Cotton Candy Skies” by Vincent Bonafede. Location: Yosemite National Park, California. 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 photos …
 
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. …
 
January 2nd, 2016

Photo Of The Day By Eric Dabreo

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Photo by Eric Dabreo
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Sunrise In Yosemite” by Eric Dabreo. “A colorful sunrise from valley view in Yosemite National Park,” said Dabreo. “I almost went back to sleep instead of going out to shoot the sunrise—good thing I decided otherwise.” Photo of the Day is chosen from various OP galleries, including Assignments, Your Favorite Places and …
 
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 …
 
November 7th, 2015

Photo Of The Day By Susan Taylor

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Photo By Susan Taylor
Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Yosemite National Park Light Show” by Susan Taylor. “This one has a story . . . Was it worth it? said Taylor. “Well, I was pretty tired after spending a sleepless but spectacular night in Yosemite while counting over 50+ strikes of thunder and lightning (some 2 miles away) …
 
April 21st, 2015

Photo of the Day by Paul Smithson Phillips

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'Tunnel View Clearing' by Paul Smithson Phillips
Today’s Photo of the Day is ‘Tunnel View Clearing’ shot by Paul Smithson Phillips with a Canon EOS 6D, Canon 16-35mm f/2.8L lens and Manfrotto tripod. “This picture was taken from Tunnel View in Yosemite National Park. I was at Yosemite for a couple of weeks. I’m an early riser. Each morning I made my way …
 
February 12th, 2015

Tell Me A Story Assignment Winner Vincent Bonafede

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'Horsetail Falls' by Vincent Bonafede
Congrats to Vincent Bonafede for winning the Tell Me a Story Assignment! “On February 22 of 2012 I got to capture my first horsetail falls when I was 12 years old. My dad had planed a trip to Yosemite National Park during the week because of the weather but I had school so I was …
 
August 26th, 2014

Photo of the Day by Matt Purciel

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'The Cathedral' by Matt Purciel
In today’s Photo of the Day, Matt Purciel captures Yosemite National Park’s Cathedral Peak and Upper Cathedral Lake. “It was the first afternoon of hiking. I tried to get my buddy to climb Fairview Dome which definitely looked doable without any ropes. You can see it in the distance if you follow the ridgeline down …
 
August 19th, 2013

Photo Of The Day by Kyle Jones

Posted By Christopher Robinson
Yosemite Falls And Mist Tree by Kyle Jones
Kyle Jones used a Canon EOS Rebel T1i, Tamron 28-75 f/2.8 lens, tripod, circular polarizer and a 2-stop ND-grad filter to get this photo. The image was submitted to the Iconic Locations Assignment.