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Interesting Photo of the Day: Fairy Tale Japanese Maple

Interesting Photo of the Day: Fairy Tale Japanese Maple

The Portland Japanese Garden is considered to be one of the most authentic Japanese gardens outside of Japan. Built in 1963 to commemorate the friendship between Japan and the United States, the garden is a haven of tranquil beauty in all four seasons. A Japanese maple tree was planted there in 1968; today, it has […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Sunrise Over Lake Superior

Interesting Photo of the Day: Sunrise Over Lake Superior

It takes a special kind of patience to make the natural world look as beautiful as it can. For Minnesotan photographer Derek Griggs, that means waiting around in sub-zero temperatures to capture a sunset over Lake Superior, as he did to snag this image: As Griggs explains, the photo may be pleasant, but the effort it took […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: A Magical, Lonely Park Bench

Interesting Photo of the Day: A Magical, Lonely Park Bench

We regularly talk about the importance of lighting in photography. But that’s because lighting truly is key. A boring subject in great light will always make for a better photo than a great subject in boring light. To support this idea, we have the following image of a park bench shot by photographer Kichhukotha. While […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: A Deer at the Olympic Peninsula

Interesting Photo of the Day: A Deer at the Olympic Peninsula

Deer are fascinating animals to photograph because of their big, staring eyes and ability to dart away quicker than you can close the shutter. A landscape shot is often enhanced by the presence of one or more deer to show the remote location or scale. They also have a knack for staring into the camera […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Adirondack Autumn Colors

Interesting Photo of the Day: Adirondack Autumn Colors

Autumn has to be one of the best times of the year for photographers. The foliage adds a spark of life that is simply of another level. It makes a mundane scene appear much livelier—and the change doesn’t last very long. You can truly appreciate the beauty of nature during autumn. This is why many […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Multiple Exposures

Interesting Photo of the Day: Multiple Exposures

Regardless of their feelings about editing or manipulating images in Photoshop, most photographers will admit that the powerful program can create some pretty interesting effects. Photographer Luke Gram recently explored some of Photoshop’s capabilities, posting the following picture on his “Man & Camera” blog, which subsequently created quite a stir on social media: The photo, […]

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Amazing Veterans Day Memorial Designed to Only Work for a Moment Once a Year

Amazing Veterans Day Memorial Designed to Only Work for a Moment Once a Year

It actually can only be seen perfectly at 11:11, on 11/11 each year: Dedicated on 11/11/11 at 11:11 Am. The Anthem Veterans Memorial in Anthem Arizona was funded mostly by donations: Here is another angle when the sun reaches the Seal: Here you can see the exact moment when it aligns: The sun aligning on […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Long Exposure at Shibuya Crossing

Interesting Photo of the Day: Long Exposure at Shibuya Crossing

Shibuya Crossing in Tokyo has to be one of the most identifiable landmarks of the city. If you are in Tokyo, don’t forget to visit this scramble intersection that you can find just outside Shibuya station. A remarkable feature of the crossing is that you can see hundreds of people pouring across the street from […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Giant Jack-O’-Lantern Mushrooms

Interesting Photo of the Day: Giant Jack-O’-Lantern Mushrooms

When learning photography, we always recommend beginners try varying the perspective. It can be surprising to see how everyday objects can seem so different just by changing the way we look at them. Consider the following image of jack-o’-lantern mushrooms, taken by photographer Daniel Francois Diaz. Had he shot it from the top, like we […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Mount Shasta on a Clear Night

Interesting Photo of the Day: Mount Shasta on a Clear Night

A highly detailed nighttime shot looks clean when it’s illuminated to show the foreground leading into the impressive backdrop. In this case, different exposures are required to capture the log and dirt while it’s brighter outside. Later on, another exposure or two can be photographed to display the darkening sky. Together, these multiple exposures merge together […]

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