May 2016 | Popular Photography

May 2016

A month of photos of the day

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May 3, 2016

Today's Photo of the Day comes from José Gabriel Martínez Fonseca in Rio San Juan, Nicaragua with a Nikon D7100 and a 85mm f/3.5 lens at 1/200 sec, f/10 and ISO 100.

José Gabriel Martínez Fonseca

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May 4, 2016

Today's Photo of the Day was captured by Ben Coffman who was shooting a panorama at Mt. Rainier with a Canon EOS 6D and a EF16-35mm f/4L IS USM lens at 1/8 of sec, f/13 and ISO 100.

Ben Coffman

"No matter how beautiful its surroundings (and they are beautiful--I'm not sure this photo or any photo really do it justice), I can't help but feel like Rainier is a brooding, somewhat malignant presence," Coffman writes of the image. "This giant has incredible power." See more work here.

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May 5, 2016

Today's Photo of the Day comes from Tamara Woolfolk and was submitted to our monthly Your Best Shot photo contest.

Tamara Woolfolk

Woolfolk shot this playful portrait of her pet pig using a Nikon D7100 with a 35mm lens at 1/200 sec, f/7.1 and ISO 1250. "My pet pig is always excited about his next bite of food," she writes of the image. "His expression here captures the anticipation he has for every single bite of food he eats."

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May 6, 2016

Today's Photo of the Day comes from Brian Truono and was taken in Capitol Reef National Park with a Canon EOS 5D Mark III and a EF17-40mm f/4L USM lens.

Brian Truono

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May 10, 2016

Today's Photo of the Day was taken by Carl Fredrickson with a Canon EOS 5D Mark III and a EF70-300mm f/4-5.6 IS USM lens at 1/200 sec, f/8 and ISO 4000.

Carl Fredrickson

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May 11, 2016

Today's Photo of the Day was captured by Daan Wagner during a beautiful sunrise in Bali, Indonesia with a Sony ILCE-7RM2 FE and a 16-35mm F4 ZA OSS lens with a 30 sec exposure at f/9 and ISO 100.

Daan Wagner

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May 12, 2016

Today's Photo of the Day features a curious feline in monochrome and was taken by Flickr user Sbrn.B.

Sbrn.B

This picture is a great example of how changing your perspective (in this case getting very very low) can enhance your images. See more work here.

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May 13, 2016

Today's Photo of the Day comes from Samuel Rolo and was taken with a Nikon D610 50 mm f/1.8 lens at 1/250 sec, f/2.8 and ISO 250.

Samuel Rolo

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May 16, 2016

Today's Photo of the Day was captured by Ben Coffman in the Arizona desert at sunset with a Canon EOS 6D and a EF 16-35mm f/4L IS USM lens at 1/50 sec, f/9 and ISO 100.

Ben Coffman

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May 17, 2016

Today's Photo of the Day was captured by Flickr user DeFonk with a Sony ILCE-7 and a FE 55mm F1.8 ZA lens at 1/125 sec, f/2.5 and ISO 200.

DeFonk

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May 18, 2016

Today's Photo of the Day comes from Marion Faria and was taken at sunset in Arches National Park with a Canon EOS 5D Mark III and a EF17-40mm f/4L USM lens with a long exposure at f/18 and ISO 100.

Marion Faria

"A small opening in the storm clouds allowed a brief moment of sunlight," Faria writes regarding the conditions in which the image was made. "Tt was amazing to see the red rock light up against the dark brooding sky." See more work here.

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May 19, 2016

Today's Photo of the Day was captured by Wendy Chapman in Hidcot Boyce, England with a Fujifilm X-T1 and a XF55-200mm F3.5-4.8 R LM OIS lens at 1/250 sec, f/8 and ISO 200.

Wendy Chapman

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May 20, 2016

Today's Photo of the Day was captured by Matias Negrete-Pincetic in Santiago, Chile after a rain storm using a Canon EOS 6D and a EF24-105mm f/4L IS USM lens with a long exposure at f/8 and ISO 200.)

Matias Negrete-Pincetic

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May 23, 2016

Today's Photo of the Day was captured by Comp Atibel in Dwingelderveld in The Netherlands with a Sony ILCE-5100 at 1/80 sec and ISO 100.

Comp Atibel

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May 24, 2016

Today's Photo of the Day was taken by Jason Cook in Toronto, Ontario with a Fujifilm X-T1 and a XF 23mm f1.4 R lens at 1/850 sec, f/1.4 and ISO 200.

Jason Cook

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May 25, 2016

Today's Photo of the Day was captured by Joseph Catano during the Free Press Music Festival in Houston, Texas using a Nikon D5100 with a 35mm lens at 1/500 sec, f/1.8 and ISO 800.

Joseph Catano

"In all honesty I had no idea the cannons were going to shoot confetti at that moment, but I am glad I had my camera pointed that way," he writes regarding the image. "I call it "More Than Just Music", because when I look at this photo it puts me back in the moment with all those people around me." This photo was a finalist in our Annual Readers Contest, check out more or our favorites here.

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May 26, 2016

Today's Photo of the Day was captured by Maren Klemp using a Canon EOS 5D Mark II with a EF 50mm f/1.4 USM lens at 1/200 sec, f/2.5 and ISO 100.

Maren Klemp

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Photo of the Day: May 31, 2016

Fingers

Today's Photo of the Day uses the shallow depth of field created with a telephoto macro lens to make an abstract image of a familiar subject.

Jussi-Teppo Toivonen

The subtly contrasting shades of green are intriguing and a little creepy.

Camera: Canon EOS-70D Lens: Tamron SP 90mm F/2.8 Di VC USD Aperture: f/3.5 Shutter Speed: 1/100 sec. ISO: 400

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