When I hear the words close-up or macro photography, I immediately think about a world within a world. Ordinary subjects that may otherwise not receive a second look can be turned into photo works of art. Every potential subject can be represented in a way not commonly seen as the photographer digs deeper and deeper
Congratulations to Lace Andersen for winning the Beaches, Shores And Coastlines Assignment with the image, “Evening Stroll.” See more of Andersen’s photography at www.lacephotos.com. View the winning image and a selection of submissions in the gallery below. And be sure to check out our current photography assignment here and enter your best shots! Winner: “Evening Stroll” By
Many a landscape photographer’s favorite season is upon us; that’s right, it’s time for autumn! In the slideshow below, we feature 20 fall color photos from our galleries to celebrate the incredible scenes of the season. Looking for inspiration for your own photography? Check out our roundup of location guides and tips as well as
Owl Creek Pass is located in the Uncompahgre National Forest of southwestern Colorado. Surrounded by the Cimarron Range, which towers above groves of aspen, spruce, firs and scrub oak, this area is surely one of the most scenic in Colorado. Travelers passing through Ridgway can access this area by taking County Road 8, which is
Photo By Gary Fua Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Wanderer” by Gary Fua. Location: Sequoia National Park, California. “Trail Crest with an early morning light, Sequoia National Park,” describes Fua. “Taken during my three-day backpacking trip to Mount Whitney.” Want to get your images in the running for a Photo of the Day feature?
There is nothing quite like the change of seasons from summer to fall. The days become shorter, the nights grow longer, and there’s a nip in the air. It’s the start of a special time for photographers—the arrival of autumn colors. Cooler temperatures and shifts in atmospheric conditions are what prompt foliage to present brilliant
Regardless of where patterns and textures appear, designs of intertwined networks await the discerning photographer to capture, isolate and turn into works of art. Many factors come into play that dictate whether or not the photographer should contemplate aiming his or her lens at a subject that catches the eye. Does the pattern itself convey
Photo By FocusedonPhotos Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Living in the Shadows” by FocusedonPhotos. Location: Masai Mara, Kenya. “Finishing a wonderful day of photographing the Masai Mara in Kenya and as the sun set, this herd of wildebeests were standing so perfectly on the horizon with the gorgeous Kenyan sunset in the background,” describes
Photo By Ross Stone Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Owens River Sunrise” by Ross Stone. 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
Now is a great time to plan your fall color photo adventure, so we’ve collected some of our best travel guides and tips for successful autumn foliage photography around the country. No matter where you live, there’s a location not too far from home to experience the brilliant hues and unique atmosphere of the season.
Photo By Randy Traynor It’s not every day you get to camp on a beach in the shadow of a 200-foot high, 2-mile-long glacier. In 2018, I called this area at Nellie Juan Glacier “home” for a week as I spent time exploring the glacier and wilderness of Prince William Sound with National Forest Service
Congratulations to Robert Henderson for winning the Wildlife In The Landscape Assignment with the image, “Serengeti Getting Green 3.” View the winning image and a selection of submissions in the gallery below. And be sure to check out our current photography assignment here and enter your best shots! Winner: “Serengeti Getting Green 3” By Robert Henderson “All