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Turning A Passion Into A Career With Ted Hesser

Becoming a professional has to be one of the hardest transitional moments in a photographer’s career. For me, it took years of struggling with how to turn talent with a camera into an income. Making the leap from artist to business owner requires entirely different skills and means you must …

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Photo Of The Day By Matthew Morrissette

Photo By Matthew Morrissette Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Vestrahorn” by Matthew Morrissette. Location: Near Höfn, Iceland. Camera: Canon EOS-1D X Mark II. “The mountain Vestrahorn on Iceland’s southeast coast is an incredible subject for photography,” says Morrissette. “It seems that no one comes away with the same photograph. The …

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A Dizzying Orbital Drone Timelapse Filmed Over the Gorgeous Greek Island of Folegandros

Visual Suspect, an international video production company based in Hong Kong, has created “Low Earth Orbit“, a beautiful but somewhat dizzy timelapse that employed the circular motion of orbital drone movements going both high and low over the gorgeous Greek island of Folegandros in the Aegean Sea. Orbital drone movements …

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Big Eyed Cat Gets Hypnotized By a Shiatsu Massage Pillow With Lights Moving Underneath the Cover

A curious big eyed tuxedo cat became completely hypnotized when his/her human pulled the cover off a rotating shiatsu massaging pillow to reveal several red lights moving around underneath. The mesmerized kitty was seemingly unable to move from that spot for a while, possibly signaling red dot overload. Chihuahua Puppy …

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How the Majority of State Flags in the United States Violate the Most Basic Rules of Design

YouTuber Linus Obenhaus of Linopa Films took a humorous look at the basic design rules that make a state flag most appealing. These rules include the use of meaningful symbolism, color simplicity, distinctiveness and disallows letter or seals. Using toothpick flags, Obenhaus pointed out the best state flag designs, those …

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An Enormous Flock of 10,000 Snow Geese Take Flight From a Québec Lake in Beautiful Synchronicity

In January 2015, dog lovers LazyriverGoldens captured the absolutely gorgeous sight of an enormous flock of over 10,000 snow geese taking flight from Lake Massawippi in Ayer’s Cliff, Quebec, Canada in beautiful rolling synchronization with each other. This was actually a small group compared to what has been on the …

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Lin-Manuel Miranda Reprising His Role as Hamilton As Part of His Efforts to Help Rebuild Puerto Rico

Lin-Manuel Miranda, the musical genius who conceived, wrote and performed in the wildly popular Broadway show Hamilton, sat down with CBS correspondent David Begnaud to talk about the Hurricane Maria ravaged Puerto Rico, Miranda’s familial connection to the island, his concern about the politics of the situation and his noble …

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Photo Of The Day By Sebastiano Massimino

Photo By Sebastiano Massimino Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Playa Alicia Sunset Before the Storm” by Sebastiano Massimino. Location: Dominican Republic, North Coast. Camera: PENTAX 645Z. See more of Sebastiano Massimino’s photography at www.chameleoncreativearts.com. Photo of the Day is chosen from various OP galleries, including Assignments, Galleries and the OP Contests. Assignments have …

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10 Wonderful Wildlife Photos

Explore the wildlife of the world with some of our favorite photos from the pages of Outdoor Photographer! Love wildlife photography? Subscribe to our monthly newsletter to receive wildlife photography tips, techniques and stories delivered right to your inbox! 1. Now You See Me … An eastern screech owl in …

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The Profound Emotional Underpinnings Behind the Iconic Pink Floyd Album ‘Wish You Were Here’

YouTuber Polyphonic took a look at the iconic Pink Floyd album “Wish You Were Here“, noting the profound impact that Syd Barrett‘s departure due to mental illness had on the individual members and on the band as a whole, as reflected in the song “Shine On You Crazy Diamond“. Also …