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Interesting Photo of the Day: A Vortex of Light

Interesting Photo of the Day: A Vortex of Light

Chris Matthew Brady’s images are filled with the kind of stuff that makes up a kid’s dream. Dinosaurs, lasers, fires and spinning stars in the sky—you couldn’t ask for more. This particular image by Brady, however, was about glow sticks and burning steel wool: Brady explains, “This is me swinging a string of glow sticks […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Sailing Stone

Interesting Photo of the Day: Sailing Stone

Way out in the deep, deep emptiness of California’s Death Valley lies Racetrack Playa, a dried-up lakebed about three miles long and flat as a board. This part of the incredibly dry and hot desert valley may be surrounded by beautiful mountains, but Racetrack Playa doesn’t have much else to see—cracked desert earth and a bunch […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: First Sun on Treetops

Interesting Photo of the Day: First Sun on Treetops

How often do you notice that brilliantly done paintings are thought to be photographs and beautiful photographs are thought to be paintings? Well, photographer Tristan Todd took an image that looks like a painting at Chilliwack Lake in British Columbia: The image is a single exposure that Todd shot at 125mm, f/7.1, 1/125 second, and […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Colorful Sunset in Portugal

Interesting Photo of the Day: Colorful Sunset in Portugal

Beautiful sunsets can be found all around world and there’s certainly no shortage of photographs of them on the internet. They seem to be one of the few things that we never tire of seeing. Take for example, the photo below, which was taken by Agostinho Fernandes. Fernandes took the image in Portugal using his […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: 10 Minute Exposure at Sunrise

Interesting Photo of the Day: 10 Minute Exposure at Sunrise

Taking a great looking 10-minute exposure is a challenge at the best of times. But, in the daytime, it can be an especially finicky process. Photographer Stanley Klasz has taken many long exposures and has found 10 minutes to be the magic number for the look and feel he’s going for. This particular shot by […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Stunning Shot of Stranded Ice

Interesting Photo of the Day: Stunning Shot of Stranded Ice

This amazing shot was taken by amateur photographer Christian Lim while waiting for “fine light in extreme cold weather.” It wasn’t until the last sunset of his nine day trip that he was able to catch the stunning photo below: The photo depicts glacier ice marooned on Jokulsarlon Beach in Iceland. Lim shoots with a […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Yosemite Firefall

Interesting Photo of the Day: Yosemite Firefall

Horsetail Fall in Yosemite National Park is a seasonal waterfall that flows during the winter and early spring. Under the right conditions, the waterfall glows orange and red—a firefall. The event can only be witnessed if the snow, weather, and light cooperate. Every year, thousands of photographers flock to the Yosemite Valley with hopes of […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Oman Alley Lady

Interesting Photo of the Day: Oman Alley Lady

Al Hamra in Oman is a 400-year-old town where you can find some of the oldest preserved houses in the country. The place is also completely abandoned and you can wander through the crumbling building, old doors, and dusty pathways. Photographer TJ Drysdale took the following image of his girlfriend in one of the abandoned […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Apollo Launch Golden Jubilee

Interesting Photo of the Day: Apollo Launch Golden Jubilee

In July of 2019, The National Air and Space Museum celebrated the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 in a really special way. They recreated the launch of Apollo 11 and shared the story of the first moon landing using a full-motion projection mapping network on the Washing Monument. And boy-oh-boy, was the show spectacular or […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Fresh Snow on the Roof

Interesting Photo of the Day: Fresh Snow on the Roof

Photographing in snowy conditions can be hard. It’s usually the bright white snow that throws the exposure off, making the scene more difficult to capture. On a positive note, you can take gorgeous photographs by using the white snow as a blank canvas to draw the emphasis directly towards the core subject. Also, the contrast […]

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