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Interesting Photo of the Day: Breathtaking Sandstone Passage in Arizona

Interesting Photo of the Day: Breathtaking Sandstone Passage in Arizona

This breathtaking view of one of Arizona’s most famous rock formations was captured by Nicholas Roemmelt, a dentist-turned-nature-photographer who is based in Tyrol, Austria: This picturesque sandstone passage, which is called “The Wave,” can be found at Arizona’s Vermillion Cliffs National Monument and was carved out over millions of years by the raging flash floods that sweep through […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Dreamy Long Exposure of an Ocean Cove

Interesting Photo of the Day: Dreamy Long Exposure of an Ocean Cove

There’s perhaps nothing more dreamy than a well-crafted long exposure of a body of water at sunrise or sunset. We’re even more convinced of that fact after viewing this stunning photograph of Abalone Cove, which was taken by landscape photographer Matthew Nurre: Well known for its teeming tide pools and beautiful bluff- and ocean-level views, […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Bubble Nebula Photographed via Telescope

Interesting Photo of the Day: Bubble Nebula Photographed via Telescope

Mike Hankey fell in love with astrophotography when he attached his camera to a telescope and peered through glass at the night sky for the first time. Six months later, a large “fireball” meteor exploded near Baltimore, Pennsylvania while Hankey was photographing the Andromeda galaxy from his backyard, and he accidentally captured a shot of […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Amazing Border Collie Portrait Shows the Breed’s Intelligence

Interesting Photo of the Day: Amazing Border Collie Portrait Shows the Breed’s Intelligence

More than perhaps any other dog breed, Border Collies are highly task-oriented and need to experience a sense of purpose in order to thrive. Indeed, they tend to be notorious workaholics. This, in addition to their intelligence and agility, suits Border Collies to an active working lifestyle—and especially to guarding and herding livestock. The amazing intelligence of the breed […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: These Suburbanites Did July 4th Fireworks BIG

Interesting Photo of the Day: These Suburbanites Did July 4th Fireworks BIG

Freedom. These suburbians are doing it right: This Independence Day, photographer Scott Quentin Stedman‘s neighbors put on quite a fireworks show in their Southern Californian suburb. “The neighbors were launching [artillery shells] off in 30 second increments and then sprinting off for cover so they’re blended for maximum Freedom,” he said. To capture the spectacle, Stedman set […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Night Landscape Blend of Two Five-shot Panoramas

Interesting Photo of the Day: Night Landscape Blend of Two Five-shot Panoramas

Humorously captioned “Drove to the middle of nowhere then hiked along the edge of a coyote-infested 200’ cliff in the dark to get this shot,” this composite landscape image of Palouse Falls, Washington by Jesse Summers has received great attention from the online masses, evoking both admiration from some and frustration from others who would […]

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7 DIY Photography Hacks with Household Objects

7 DIY Photography Hacks with Household Objects

Instead of moaning and groaning about the exorbitant costs of professional lighting and special effects equipment, why not find ways to create the same types of images using common household items? In this brief tutorial, photographer Markus Berger demonstrates how to hack seven refined photo techniques using cheap, everyday items: 7 Creative Photography Ideas Using Household […]

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The Story Behind the World’s Most Viewed Photo

The Story Behind the World’s Most Viewed Photo

Believe it or not, the world’s most viewed photograph was created on a whim. You may not recognize the image by its name, “Bliss,” but you’ll know it when you see it. Viewed by over a billion people since it was Windows XP’s default desktop image, “Bliss” has long been the subject of speculation as many doubted […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Snowy Mount Rainier at Sunset

Interesting Photo of the Day: Snowy Mount Rainier at Sunset

Forget leg room. Once you see this gorgeous aerial photograph of Mount Rainier, which was captured by -rabid- during a commercial flight, you’ll swear off aisle seats forever: At 14,410 feet, ice-capped Mount Rainier is easily Washington’s most iconic natural feature and the lower 48 United States’ most glaciated mountain, despite being an active volcano. Thanks to skill, and as -rabid- […]

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How to Use Bokeh Effectively in Your Photos

How to Use Bokeh Effectively in Your Photos

We’ve all heard of “bokeh,” though many of us are still insecure about how to pronounce the word (see the correct pronunciation here). We fawn over great bokeh in our favorite images, drool over lenses that produce beautiful, smooth bokeh, and scorn lenses that produce “bad” bokeh. However, even the best bokeh doesn’t guarantee an image’s […]

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