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Interesting Photo of the Day: The Brilliant Blue of a Rolling Iceberg

Interesting Photo of the Day: The Brilliant Blue of a Rolling Iceberg

Why can’t ice cubes from our refrigerators look like this? Well, glacial ice isn’t just frozen water; it’s dense, compacted snow that gets that surreal, glowing blue hue from its crystalline structure — it scatters blue light, so that’s what we see. Whether it’s a cool, icy aquamarine or a brilliant turquoise, that glacial shade of […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Wave Runner

Interesting Photo of the Day: Wave Runner

It could be a scene from a disaster movie, as a family on a motorcycle flees from the oncoming deluge. It’s a phenomenon known as a tidal bore, where a wave travels up a river or other narrow waterway and explodes over the banks. This occurs every autumn at the Qiantang River in Hanzhou, China: […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Star Trails over the Canary Islands

Interesting Photo of the Day: Star Trails over the Canary Islands

A time vortex? The gateway to another world? As sci-fi as this capture looks, it’s really just the creative result of some time (six hours), several hundred still photographs (620 35-second exposures), and a little processing (in ProStack and Photoshop): Photographer Bartosz Wojczynski took the photographs at Teide Observeratory, which is located on Tenerife, one of Spain’s […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Postcard Perfect at Moraine Lake

Interesting Photo of the Day: Postcard Perfect at Moraine Lake

In a scene that looks almost too pretty to be real, photographer Shuchun Du has captured a pristine combination aqua-blue waters, verdant evergreen trees, and towering mountains. The location? Moraine Lake in Canada’s Banff National Park: The glacier-fed lake is a popular tourist destination, but it looks like the lucky canoers in the picture have the […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Winter Is Coming

Interesting Photo of the Day: Winter Is Coming

Looking like delicate blown glass, ice is beginning to take over Moraine Lake in Canada’s Banff National Park. Located in the province of Alberta, Moraine Lake is fed by glaciers and is one of many popular spots in the park along with Lake Louise, which is about 14 km (nearly 9 mi.) away. The photo […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Stunning Double Rainbow Over a Field of Wildflowers

Interesting Photo of the Day: Stunning Double Rainbow Over a Field of Wildflowers

Sometimes, a photographer is lucky enough to be in just the right place at just the right time to capture a once-in-a-lifetime shot. In that respect, professional landscape photographer Marc Adamus is extraordinarily lucky: Adamus’s portfolio is full of striking, almost otherworldy landscapes like the one above—a perfectly framed combination of sunrise and double rainbow in the […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Laser-Like Traffic Lights Pierce the Fog

Interesting Photo of the Day: Laser-Like Traffic Lights Pierce the Fog

Looking more like a laser show or special lighting effects at a concert, Lucas Zimmermann’s “Traffic Lights” series transforms a mundane object into a colorful spectacle: This 20-second exposure was taken with a Canon 5D Mark II on a foggy winter night near Weimar, Germany. To capture the shot, Zimmermann reportedly had to dodge cars and […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Majestic Mountain View

Interesting Photo of the Day: Majestic Mountain View

Tent camping is supposed to be all about communing with nature. It certainly helps if there’s a postcard-worthy peak right outside your door to greet you every morning: Walasavage Photography captured this stunning view of Mt. Robson in British Columbia, Canada with a Canon PowerShot S120. As the most prominent peak in the Rocky Mountain range, […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: The Land of Whispering Wind

Interesting Photo of the Day: The Land of Whispering Wind

Flower-dotted meadows and cloud-topped mountains take center stage in today’s featured photo, which is set in Italy’s Sibillini National Park: Photographer Luca Giustozzi, who dubbed the shot “Land of Whispering Wind,” captured the picturesque landscape outside of the village of Castelluccio di Norcia, which borders Monti Sibillini National Park. The park was established as a protected area […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Cormorant Fishing

Interesting Photo of the Day: Cormorant Fishing

There are some places where time stands still. Places seemingly free of modern technologies and distractions, where the lines between the past and the present blur. UK-based photographer Greg Annandale had the opportunity to capture one of those rare locales during a trip to China, when he observed the ancient tradition of cormorant fishing one early, foggy morning: Cormorant […]

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