Outdoor Photography

In nature, magical light is fleeting. It can transform a scene from ordinary to unforgettable, only to vanish into thin air. Will you be ready for it? What makes good light so magical? Andvord Bay, Graham Land, Antarctic Peninsula. Most of us can recognize good light when we’re paying attention. What can be more difficult
Photo by HennaMetz Today’s Photo Of The Day is “A Brown Bear and the First Snow of the Year” by HennaMetz. Location: Finland. Want to get your images in the running for a Photo of the Day feature? Photo of the Day is chosen from various galleries, including Assignments, Galleries and Contests. Assignments have weekly winners that are featured
Photo By Kathleen Wasselle Croft Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Emerging” by Kathleen Wasselle Croft. Location: Mount Assiniboine, British Columbia. Want to get your images in the running for a Photo of the Day feature? Photo of the Day is chosen from various galleries, including Assignments, Galleries and Contests. Assignments have weekly winners that are featured on the
Did you miss a Photo Of The Day last month? View all of December’s selections in the slideshow below. Want to get your images in the running for a Photo of the Day feature? Photo of the Day is chosen from various galleries, including Assignments, Galleries and Contests. Assignments have weekly winners that are featured on the website homepage,
Photo By Kevin Cass Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Upper Tipsoo Lake After Sunset” by Kevin Cass. Location: Mount Rainier National Park, Washington. Want to get your images in the running for a Photo of the Day feature? Photo of the Day is chosen from various galleries, including Assignments, Galleries and Contests. Assignments have weekly winners that are
Photo By Matthew Morrissette Today’s Photo Of The Day is “In Defiance of Winter” by Matthew Morrissette. Location: Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge, Colorado. “A meadowlark sings his song of spring during a snowstorm in Colorado,” describes Morrissette. Want to get your images in the running for a Photo of the Day feature? Photo
Photo By Abe Blair Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Creamsicle” by Abe Blair. Location: Lake Tahoe. Want to get your images in the running for a Photo of the Day feature? Photo of the Day is chosen from various galleries, including Assignments, Galleries and Contests. Assignments have weekly winners that are featured on the website homepage, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. To
Photo By Jola Charlton Today’s Photo Of The Day is “All Puffed Up” by Jola Charlton. Location: Republic, Washington. Want to get your images in the running for a Photo of the Day feature? Photo of the Day is chosen from various galleries, including Assignments, Galleries and Contests. Assignments have weekly winners that are featured on the website homepage,
Photo Archie Tucker Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Pure As Snow” by Archie Tucker. Want to get your images in the running for a Photo of the Day feature? Photo of the Day is chosen from various galleries, including Assignments, Galleries and Contests. Assignments have weekly winners that are featured on the website homepage, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. To get your
Congratulations to Donnell Allen for winning the recent Last Frame Assignment with the image, “There’s Something On My Foot, Isn’t There?” This image was taken at Rocky Mountain Arsenal Wildlife Refuge, Colorado. See more of Allen’s photography at donnellallen.myportfolio.com. View the winning image and a selection of submissions in the gallery below. And be sure
Photo By Conni Mahoney Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Early Bluebird” By Conni Mahoney. Location: High Rockies, Colorado. “This bluebird looked a bit grumpy about arriving to Colorado while there was still several feet of snow,” says Mahoney. Want to get your images in the running for a Photo of the Day feature? Photo
Photo By Ravi Hirekatur Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Looking Up” by Ravi Hirekatur. Location: Madison, Wisconsin. Want to get your images in the running for a Photo of the Day feature? Photo of the Day is chosen from various galleries, including Assignments, Galleries and Contests. Assignments have weekly winners that are featured on the website homepage,  Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
Charge your camera batteries, dress warmly, grab the camera and revel in capturing wonderful powder photos. Freshly fallen snow provides amazing advantages to photographers who seize the opportunity. Snow transforms the landscape into a winter wonderland, covers up debris and disguises other distractions. Leafless bushes become pillars of white, mundane boulders transform into soft fluffy
Photo By Christina Emond Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Young Wolf” by Christina Emond. Want to get your images in the running for a Photo of the Day feature? Photo of the Day is chosen from various galleries, including Assignments, Galleries and Contests. Assignments have weekly winners that are featured on the website homepage,  Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. To get your
As summer turns to fall and the days get shorter and cooler, the change of season triggers one of nature’s remarkable journeys, as various avian species begin a southern migration to warmer climates in search of more abundant food supplies. The Pacific Flyway is one of the major north-south routes for migratory birds in America,
Photo By David Bornmann “I was with my photography buddies at Sarasota’s Lido Beach,” says photographer David Bornmann. “We were there for one of our seasonal trips to photograph the terns and skimmers that nest on the beach each year. They nest in different colonies on the same beach south of my home in Oldsmar,
After finally witnessing a total solar eclipse and declaring it the most beautiful thing I’ve ever seen, I started hearing people say things like, “Wait until you see the northern lights.” So when fellow pro photographer Don Smith and I planned an Iceland photo trip to prepare for our upcoming photo workshop, we chose January
Photo By Bernard Kaiser Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Song at First Light” by Bernard Kaiser. Location: Quivira National Wildlife Rescue, Kansas. “This photo was taken just after sunrise, the redwing blackbird was perched on the reeds at the edge of the pond and was silhouetted against the glow of the morning light reflected
The St. Croix National Scenic Riverway is one of the original eight rivers in the United States to be protected by the National Wild and Scenic Rivers Act of 1968. The St. Croix flows through unbroken woodlands for 170 miles, from northwestern Wisconsin (20 miles south of Lake Superior) to just north of Stillwater, Minnesota.