Category: PICTURE OF THE DAY

Jul 20, 2015

Picture of the Day: Barnstorming

Picture of the Day: Barnstorming

Paul Bonhomme and Steve Jones become the first people to fly planes in formation through a building, in a feat Red Bull calls ‘Barnstorming‘.

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Jul 17, 2015

Picture of the Day: Vintage Tour de France, 1934

Picture of the Day: Vintage Tour de France, 1934

In this vintage Tour de France photo from 10 July 1934, we see Federico Ezquerra during Stage 7’s 228 km mountain trek.

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Jul 16, 2015

Picture of the Day: The Great Bucket Wave

Picture of the Day: The Great Bucket Wave

Street artist Pejac is currently in Japan and putting up awesome artworks like this around the country.

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Jul 13, 2015

The Top 50 ‘Pictures of the Day’ for 2015

The Top 50 ‘Pictures of the Day’ for 2015

At the end of every quarter the Sifter highlights the top 25 “Pictures of the Day“, culminating in an epic Top 100 at the end of the year (check out the Top 100 POTDs for 2014!). It’s hard to believe we’re already half way through 2015. I can’t wait to see what the rest…

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Jul 11, 2015

Picture of the Day: Standing on Top of the World

Picture of the Day: Standing on Top of the World

NASA astronaut Scott Kelly, who is spending an entire year aboard the ISS, took this amazing photo from the station’s “cupola”.

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Jul 9, 2015

Picture of the Day: When Expectations Meet Reality

Picture of the Day: When Expectations Meet Reality

A hiker on the Appalachian Trail gets the perfect photo op when he realizes he’s on the section of the trail that matches the cover of his guide book.

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Jul 8, 2015

Picture of the Day: Black Rhino at the Watering Hole

Picture of the Day: Black Rhino at the Watering Hole

Sunset photo of a black rhino in Namibia’s Etosha National Park. Photographer Johan Georget waited in the bush for 7 hours to get the shot.

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Jul 6, 2015

Picture of the Day: Pink-sect

Picture of the Day: Pink-sect

Seen here is a close-up of a rare pink Oblong-winged katydid (Amblycorypha oblongifolia).

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Jul 5, 2015

Picture of the Day: Mammatus Clouds Over Wrigley Field

Picture of the Day: Mammatus Clouds Over Wrigley Field

The Chicago skies put on a show as the Cubs hosted the Los Angeles Dodgers for a game on June 22, 2015 at Wrigley Field.

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Jul 2, 2015

Picture of the Day: Cherry Blossoms in Japan

Picture of the Day: Cherry Blossoms in Japan

One day I will make it to Japan for the annual cherry blossom blooming.

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