Shutter Speed Significance, Part 1: Stop The Action

Today’s digital SLRs have multiple image capture mode options: Program, Aperture Priority, Shutter Priority and Manual Mode. Most camera manuals and articles written about each option instruct the beginning photographer to start with Program. The reason being is the camera chooses the “proper” shutter speed and “proper” aperture to provide the “proper exposure.” Most beginning photographers are happy if they […]

Photo Of The Day By Gerry Groeber

Photo By Gerry Groeber Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Rooted In Time” by Gerry Groeber. Location: Prescott, Arizona. “After four months of staying at home, I had to force myself to go out and create,” explains Groeber. “This image is to fresh starts.” See more of Gerry Groeber’s photography at www.gerrygroeber.com. Photo of the Day is chosen from various OP […]

Photo Of The Day By Gary Fua

Photo By Gary Fua Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Isosceles” by Gary Fua. Location: Mono Lake Tufa State Natural Preserve, Mono County, California. new scoopEOS 5D Mark II. Exposure: 10 sec., f/22, ISO 50. Photo of the Day is chosen from various OP galleries, including Assignments, Galleries and the OP Contests. Assignments have weekly winners that are featured on the OP website […]

Celebrating Our Public Lands Assignment Winner Harry Lichtman

Congratulations to Harry Lichtman for winning the recent Celebrating Our Public Lands Photography Assignment with the image, “Waimea Canyon.” See more of Lichtman’s photography at www.harrylichtman.com. View the winning image and a selection of submissions in the gallery below. And be sure to check out our current photography assignment here and enter your best shots! [See image gallery at www.outdoorphotographer.com] The post […]

The American Landscape 2020 Contest Finalists

We received more than 1,100 submissions to our The American Landscape 2020 photography contest. The following slideshow displays our 21 finalist images. The winners will be announced soon, so stay tuned! Our Nature’s Colors 2020 contest is now accepting submissions. Enter your best photos today! [See image gallery at www.outdoorphotographer.com] The post The American Landscape 2020 Contest Finalists appeared first […]

Photo Of The Day By Bob Faucher

Photo By Bob Faucher Happy National Wildlife Day! Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Regal Bearing” By Bob Faucher. Location: Moremi Game Reserve, Botswana. “A young male lion resting on an old, unused termite mound in the savannah early in the morning strikes a pose consistent with his position in the hierarchy,” says Faucher. new scoopEOS 1N, new scoopEF 70-200mm, […]

Photo Of The Day By Jeff Nigro

Photo By Jeff Nigro Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Bandon Beach Wizard Hat” by Jeff Nigro. Location: Oregon. new scoopEOS 6D. Exposure: 30 sec., f/22, ISO 200. Photo of the Day is chosen from various OP galleries, including Assignments, Galleries and the OP Contests. Assignments have weekly winners that are featured on the OP website homepage, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. To get your photos in the […]

Photo Of The Day By Mark Koskulitz

Photo By Mark Koskulitz Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Monument Valley” by Mark Koskulitz. Location: Arizona.  Photo of the Day is chosen from various OP galleries, including Assignments, Galleries and the OP Contests. Assignments have weekly winners that are featured on the OP website homepage, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. To get your photos in the running, all you have to do is submit them. The post […]