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Photo of the Day: Three Amigos and Rodeo Beach Sunset

Three Amigos at Rodeo Beach by Jennifer Rondinelli Reilly

This colorful sunset at Rodeo Beach in the Marin Headlands provided a great opportunity to photograph the popular Three Amigos rock formation using a long exposure with a Lee Little Stopper ND filter.Continue reading «Photo of the Day: Three Amigos and Rodeo Beach Sunset»


Protection Buddha in Japanese Tea Garden

Photo of the Japanese Tea Garden at Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, CA. Created in 1894, this five acre tea garden is the oldest in the United States.

The 11 foot tall sitting protection Buddha statue of Golden Gate Park can be found nestled amongst the trees in the Japanese Tea Garden. See more  Japanese Tea Garden images Purchase Sitting Protection Buddha PrintContinue reading «Protection Buddha in Japanese Tea Garden»


Photo of the Day: Lone Oak Tree

Lone oak tree by Jennifer Rondinelli Reilly

“In solitude the mind gains strength and learns to lean on oneself.”  (Laurence Sterne) Purchase a print of “Lone Oak Tree”.Continue reading «Photo of the Day: Lone Oak Tree»


Photo of the Day: Inside Fort Point – San Francisco

Photo of Inside Fort Point by Jennifer Rondinelli Reilly

Fort Point  is an abandoned Civil War Era brick costal fortification that is located on the south side of the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco.  This is an amazing place to explore! If you visit I recommend going to the roof for the incredible view. You will see the bay on one side, the Pacific […]Continue reading «Photo of the Day: Inside Fort Point – San Francisco»


Photo of the Day: Stingray at Aquarium of the Bay – San Francisco

Stingray swimming at Aquarium of the Bay in San Francisco by Jennifer Rondinelli Reilly

While visiting the Aquarium of the Bay in San Francisco I toured their underwater tunnels and sat waiting for a stingray to swim over me to get this shot.  If you go I suggest getting there right when it opens so you can have some time to shoot in the tunnels before the crowds arrive.  Continue reading «Photo of the Day: Stingray at Aquarium of the Bay – San Francisco»


Photo of the Day: Fort Barry’s Battery Mendell – Marin County, CA

Battery Mendell photo by Jennifer Rondinelli Reilly

I came across abandoned Battery Mendell while exploring Fort Barry in Marin County, CA. Battery Mendell was used to defend the coastline in the early 1900s and was originally mounted with two guns that could be retracted into the concrete structure.  You can explore this gun battery from the outside, but bars on the windows […]Continue reading «Photo of the Day: Fort Barry’s Battery Mendell – Marin County, CA»


Photo of the Day: Point Bonita Lighthouse Building

Point Bonita Lighthouse Building photo by Jennifer Rondinelli Reilly

This is the Point Bonita Lighthouse building in the Marin Headlands on San Francisco Bay in California. This lighthouse is still active and maintained by the United States Coast Guard. It is the only lighthouse in America that can only be reached by suspension bridge. See more Point Bonita Lighthouse photos. About this photo: Exposure […]Continue reading «Photo of the Day: Point Bonita Lighthouse Building»


Photo of the Day: Golden Gate Bridge Sunset

Golden Gate Bridge photo taken from Marin Headlands by Jennifer Rondinelli Reilly

Sunset at Marin Headlands in Sausalito, CA facing the Golden Gate Bridge and San Francisco. About this photo: Exposure Info:   – 3 shot s at 0.8, 1/5, 3.2 then merged – f/22 – ISO 100 – 37mm Equipment Used: – Canon EOS 7D Mark II Digital SLR Camera (Body Only) – Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8L […]Continue reading «Photo of the Day: Golden Gate Bridge Sunset»


Photo of the Day: View from Twin Peaks – San Francisco, CA

Twin Peaks view of San Francisco by Jennifer Rondinelli Reilly

View from San Francisco’s Twin Peaks. About this photo: Exposure Info: Bracketed 3 shots at 1/15, 1/60, 1/250 then merged them  – f/22 – ISO 100 – 115mm Equipment Used: –Canon EOS 5D Mark II Full Frame DSLR Camera (Body Only) (OLD MODEL) –Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS II USM Telephoto Zoom Lens for Canon […]Continue reading «Photo of the Day: View from Twin Peaks – San Francisco, CA»


Photo of the Day: Intense cloud formation before sunset at Retzer Nature Center

Beautiful cloud formation at Retzer Nature Center in Waukesha by Jennifer Rondinelli Reilly

I captured this beautiful cloud formation just before sunset near Retzer Nature Center’s highest point. Notes: Exposure Info: 3 shot HDR – ISO 200 – 16mm Equipment Used: Canon 5D Mark II – Canon 16-35mm f/2.8L II USM – MeFOTO Globetrotter TripodContinue reading «Photo of the Day: Intense cloud formation before sunset at Retzer Nature Center»


Photo of the Day: Fall Sunset at Retzer Nature Center

An autumn sunset at Retzer Nature Center in Waukesha, WI.

Retzer Nature Center in Waukesha, WI provides an amazing setting for fall sunsets!  This image was taken as I hiked to to park’s highest point. Mother nature did not disappoint, as I witnessed an incredible display of color that accented the dramatic clouds perfectly.   Notes: Exposure Info:  3 shot HDR – ISO  200 – 16mm Equipment […]Continue reading «Photo of the Day: Fall Sunset at Retzer Nature Center»


Photo of the Day: Portrait of John Mellencamp at Farm Aid – Milwaukee, WI

John Mellencamp portrait photo by Jennifer Rondinelli Reilly

This portrait of John Mellencamp was captured at Farm Aid’s morning press conference at Miller Park in Milwaukee, WI on 10/2/10.Continue reading «Photo of the Day: Portrait of John Mellencamp at Farm Aid – Milwaukee, WI»


Photo of the Day: Alcatraz administration building hallway

Alcatraz

You can find this spooky hallway upon entering the prison administration building on Alcatraz Island in San Francisco. Notes: Exposure Info: 1/50 – f/5 – ISO 6400 – 24mm Equipment Used: Canon 5D Mark II & Tamron SP 24-70mm f/2.8 VCContinue reading «Photo of the Day: Alcatraz administration building hallway»


Photo of the Day: Neil Young – Farm Aid

Neil Young at Farm Aid photo by Jennifer Rondinelli Reilly

Photo of the Day – From my archive, Neil Young performs for a packed Miller Park at Farm Aid 2010 in Milwaukee, WI. Young had a seven song setlist that included: Down by the River, Hitchhiker, Ohio, Sign of Love, Mother Earth (Natural Anthem), Long May You Run, and Homegrown. Notes: Exposure Info: 1/250– f/2.8– ISO […]Continue reading «Photo of the Day: Neil Young – Farm Aid»


Photo of the Day: Guitarist Carlos Santana

Guitarist Carlos Santana photo by Jennifer Rondinelli Reilly

I pulled today’s Carlos Santana image from my archives. Taken at the Marcus Amphitheater on 7/1/10, it is one of my all time favorite captures! I was in the pit while he performed (Da Le) Yaleo, Maria,Maria, and Foo Foo. Notes: Exposure Info: 1/500– f/2.8– ISO 3200 – 80mm Equipment Used: Canon 40D  & Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L […]Continue reading «Photo of the Day: Guitarist Carlos Santana»


Photo of the Day: Moon over downtown Chicago

moon over downtown Chicago and the Willis TOwer photo by Jennifer Rondinelli Reilly

This photo of the day features a moon rise over a section of downtown Chicago and the Willis Tower. This image  was captured from the 16th floor balcony of the Crowne Plaza Hotel. Notes: Equipment Used: Canon 5D Mark II , Tamron SP 24-70mm f/2.8 VC Get this image.  Visit the print shop! Continue reading «Photo of the Day: Moon over downtown Chicago»


Photo of the Day: Downtown Chicago and the Willis Tower

Downtown Chicago and the Willis Tower photo by Jennifer Rondinelli Reilly.

This photo of the day features downtown Chicago’s Willis Tower.  Formerly known as the Sears Tower, it is the tallest building in Chicago, the second tallest building in the United States, and the 11th tallest building in the world. This image  was captured from the 16th floor balcony of the Crowne Plaza Hotel. Notes: Exposure […]Continue reading «Photo of the Day: Downtown Chicago and the Willis Tower»


Photo of the Day: Dave Matthews portrait

Black and white portrait of Dave Matthews at Farm Aid 2010 by Jennifer Rondinelli Reilly.

Today’s image comes from my archive. This black and white portrait of Dave Matthews was taken during a Farm Aid 2010 press conference at Miller Park in Milwaukee, WI. Notes: Exposure Info: 1/1000– f/3.2– ISO 1000 – 200mm Equipment Used: Canon 40D  & Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS USMContinue reading «Photo of the Day: Dave Matthews portrait »


Photo of the Day: Carousel at Pier 39 in San Francisco

photo of the Carousel on Pier 39 in San Francisco by Jennifer Rondinelli Reilly

This elaborate, two story, Italian made carousel is hand painted with popular bay area attractions including  Golden Gate Bridge, Coit Tower, Chinatown, Lombard Street, Alcatraz and of course the beloved sun bathing California sea lions.  Found on Fisherman’s Wharf at the bay end of Pier 39, the carousel boasts 1,800 twinkling lights and 32 animals to […]Continue reading «Photo of the Day: Carousel at Pier 39 in San Francisco »


Photo of the Day: Alcatraz hospital stairway

Alcatraz hospital stairway photo by Jennifer Rondinelli Reilly

This dark spooky stairway leads to Alcatraz Island’s prison hospital. Currently defunct, the hospital opened in the 19th century to service the United States Army as they ran Fort Alcatraz and it continued to provide medical services once the military fort transitioned to a federal penitentiary.  The hospital is currently not on the traditional Alcatraz […]Continue reading «Photo of the Day: Alcatraz hospital stairway»


Photo of the Day: Office building in downtown Boston

A green office building and it's walkway make for a perfect single shot HDR exposure.  in downtown BostonPhoto by Jennifer Rondinelli Reilly. All Rights resreved. NO USE WITHOUT PERMISSION.

The textures and repeating lines of a wooden walkway and green office building just off Congress Steet in the Seaport/Innovation district in downtown Boston made for a great HDR image.  This is a single exposure HDR processed using Photomatix Pro and then finished off in onOne Perfect Effects. Notes: Exposure Info: 1/40– f10– ISO 400 – […]Continue reading «Photo of the Day: Office building in downtown Boston»


Photo of the Day: Chalk artist sits with supplies

Chalk artist Stacey Williams-Ng photo by Jennifer Rondinelli Reilly

The Converse All Star covered feet of chalk artist Stacey Williams-Ng and her drawing supplies at Bastille Days in Milwaukee. Notes: Exposure Info: 1/800– f/7.1– ISO 800 – 50mm Equipment Used: Canon 40D  & Tamron 17-50mm f/2.8 Di II LDContinue reading «Photo of the Day: Chalk artist sits with supplies »


Photo of the Day: Tamarind Tribal Belly Dancers at Bastille Days Milwaukee

Colorful costumes of the Tamarind Tribal Belly Dancers at Bastille Days Milwaukee. Photo by Jennifer Rondinelli Reilly. All Rights Reserved. NO USE WITHOUT PERMISSION.

From the streets of Milwaukee’s Bastille Days, the colorful costumes of The Tamarind Tribal Belly Dancers. Notes: Exposure Info: 1/320– f/9– ISO 800 – 50mm Equipment Used: Canon 40D  & Tamron 17-50mm f/2.8 Di II LDContinue reading «Photo of the Day: Tamarind Tribal Belly Dancers at Bastille Days Milwaukee»


Photo of the Day: American flag flies over downtown Boston

American flag over Boston photo by Jennifer Rondinelli Reilly

The American flag flies high in one of the nation’s oldest cities – Boston, MA. Notes: Exposure Info: 1/400– f/14– ISO 320 – 47mm Equipment Used: Canon 40D  & Canon EF 28-135mm f/3.5-5.6  IS USMContinue reading «Photo of the Day: American flag flies over downtown Boston»


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