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Interesting Photo of the Day: Moonset Over Big Bend

Interesting Photo of the Day: Moonset Over Big Bend

When Andrew Takano drove all the way from Austin to Big Bend National Park, he was expecting to spend five full days there, taking photos around the remote and little-visited desert. Instead, he arrived the first morning at 6 a.m., and his car began to break down. He spent most of the day fixing it and […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Sunrise Over Kelimutu

Interesting Photo of the Day: Sunrise Over Kelimutu

The Kelimutu volcano on Indonesia’s Flores Island is one of nature’s most stunning displays of color and chemistry. The summit of the volcano contains three lakes, each of which changes hue depending on its inner alchemy of salts, oxides, rainfall, and the activity of the volcano. The only place on earth where this volcanic alchemy […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Milky Way Over the California Desert

Interesting Photo of the Day: Milky Way Over the California Desert

It’s so common these days for people to say they’ve never seen a clear, bright starry night. Never seen the Milky Way, a shooting star, a vast black canvas lit up by billions of stars. How sad is that? Over-population of cities and light pollution make it next to impossible for many people to see […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Glow Sticks Dropped Down a Waterfall

Interesting Photo of the Day: Glow Sticks Dropped Down a Waterfall

There are no limitations when it comes to lighting a subject, or on what to light them with. Sean Lenz and Kristoffer Abildgaard dropped colorful high-powered Cyalume glow sticks into a waterfall and photographed it with a long exposure. The result is truly stunning: The duo photographed a series of waterfalls around Northern California, now part of a […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Moonlit Waterfall

Interesting Photo of the Day: Moonlit Waterfall

Technology in photography has come a long way. The developments have allowed photographers to capture images that were once nearly impossible to take. Whether it be the focusing system, the speed, or even sensitivity, cameras have matured very well. It’s now up to photographers to decide how to use such capable systems to capture their […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Inside a Buddhist Cave Temple

Interesting Photo of the Day: Inside a Buddhist Cave Temple

For us, Datdawtaung Cave is the perfect setting for a beautifully lit and composed photograph. But for many Buddhist monks, it is a place of peace, meditation, and spiritual enlightenment. This image by Burmese photographer Lin Tun beautifully captures the cave: Datdawtaung cave is located near the town of Kyauk Sel in the Mandalay region of Myanmar. […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: The Golden Mountains of Leh

Interesting Photo of the Day: The Golden Mountains of Leh

Ladakh’s topography is eerily similar to that of Tibet. The barren, mountainous region forms a part of the northern-most state of India: Jammu & Kashmir. Stunning snow-clad mountains, barren valleys, colossal Buddhist monasteries, and probably the friendliest of people living in the harshest of places on the face of the earth. Road routes to Ladakh […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Lunar Eclipse Beachscape

Interesting Photo of the Day: Lunar Eclipse Beachscape

Photography isn’t just about capturing what’s in front of you. It’s also a medium through which you present your artistic vision of the world around you. Photographer Ruslan Merzlyakov shared his interpretation of the lunar eclipse over Møns Klint, Denmark. He used a long exposure and other blending techniques to come up with the following […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Chicago Painted Gold

Interesting Photo of the Day: Chicago Painted Gold

It only happens a few times a year. Chicagohenge, where the sun’s rising and setting lines up perfectly with the city’s east-west streets: Captured by a Chicago photographer with his Nikon D3 and a 70-200mm lens. The beautiful image was snapped with a 1/100 of a second shutter speed, at ISO 200, and f/4, giving […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Riding Over the Golden Gate Bridge

Interesting Photo of the Day: Riding Over the Golden Gate Bridge

They say riding a motorcycle is one of the most exhilarating experiences a person can have. The freedom, the wind rushing past you, the smells of nature and city, the crazy sense of excitement and fear combined. Now combine all those feelings with the impressive view from an incredible and imposing landmark—the Golden Gate Bridge. […]

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