Our photographers have been busy capturing some beautiful fall scenes in the Valley as the leaves are really turning vibrant colors and shades.
I was traveling through Sullivan County this weekend and the leaves were GORGEOUS there too – but as a safe driver, I have no pictures of that.
So we’ll have to settle for these wonderful shots!
This entry was posted on October 2, 2013, in
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This week it’s been cool and less humid in the Valley, and it appears our readers have been out and about taking in the late-summer scenery.
The proof is in the reader gallery online which showcases numerous floral and plant scenes from around the area.
Here’s a peek:
“Into The Field…” by Ron Merritt, Lewisburg
“Taking time to smell the roses!” by Ashley Holtzapple, Sunbury
This entry was posted on August 14, 2013, in
Reader Photos and tagged animals, art, artwork, bear, bears, black eyed susans, community, flower, flowers, nature, nature photos, photography, photos.
I say this every time i post Reader Photos, but I really am so impressed with the photos we receive each week from readers and post in our photo galleries.
This week, the theme seems to be animals and children beating the heat – which luckily has passed us by this week.
This batch also includes my favorite reader photo ever. Check below to see it:
Lewisburg Area high school sweethearts Sarah and Kyle are married on May 18, 2013. In honor of being high school sweethearts the couple rented a school bus and traveled to their high school to get pictures at the school where they met!
Photo by Sarah and Kyle Mumper, Lewisburg
“Bow, a Gordon Setter, takes a swim in Penns Creek on a hot summer day,” by Bruce Ferster, Lewisburg
“Sunrise over Wayne Kauffman’s hayfield,”
by Danita Stoltzfus, Mount Pleasant Mills. Probably my favorite reader photo ever.
This entry was posted on July 31, 2013, in
Reader Photos and tagged animals, art, arts, children, community, dog, dogs, heat, photo, photography, photos, reader photos, school, water, weather, wedding.
This week, Daily Item readers have submitted some amazing scenes for the Daily Item Reader Photos slideshow.
I used to think I had a good eye for photography – now I’m questioning that as we receive some of these amazing shots.
Here’s some of the beautiful landscapes we received this week!
This entry was posted on July 19, 2013, in
Reader Photos and tagged animals, art, artistic, arts, beautiful landscapes, Daily Item, flowers, lake augusta, landscape, photo, photography, photos, reader photos, scenery, sunbury.
The Daily Item reader-submitted photo gallery is full of some great photos which highlight the fact that we are deep into summer.
From Gettysburg reenactors to weddings to American flags, the dog days of summer are here and here’s what that looks like across the Valley:
“OH NO! She wore the same dress!” by Jillian Eister, Sunbury
This entry was posted on July 9, 2013, in
Uncategorized and tagged art, artistic, artwork, Daily Item, gettysburg, gettysburg 150, photo, photography, photos, wedding, weddings.
Yesterday, Daily Item photographer Rob Inglis and I went to Knoebels in search of people to talk about what makes the park one of the best in the nation, as documented on the Travel Channel’s new rankings which puts the park at #2 in the country.
We were having fun and enjoying a day out of the office when it came down to crunch time, aka when Rob was force to confront his fear of heights on the Ferris Wheel in order to get an arial shot of the park.
It wasn’t pretty for a minute there.
Here’s the journey, which of course I had to capture on film:
Here he is preparing for ascent;
This entry was posted on July 3, 2013, in
Uncategorized and tagged amusement, amusement parks, Daily Item, elysburg, elysburg pa, journalism, journalist, knoebels, PA, park, parks, photo, photography, reporter, reporting, travel channel.
Now that the Prom Perfect contest is over, Daily Item readers have resumed sending in their artistic photos in, depicting life in the Valley in a unique and up-front way.
It’s also almost summertime – which means I’m in the mood to go outside, plant flowers and enjoy the sunshine – though as yesterday’s post reveals, this week hasn’t been the best for that.
Anyway, here’s my favorite recent reader photos, depicting the best of the beginning of sweet summertime:
“China Loves Treats,” by Cindy Hoffman, Richfield
“Crayfish,” by Rita Kurtz, Selinsgrove
This entry was posted on June 14, 2013, in
Reader Photos and tagged art, arts, artwork, Daily Item, photography, photos, reader photos, summer, summertime, susquehanna valley, weather.
As with last week, these pictures show the Valley blooming in springtime.
Enjoy this slice of life set:
“Lightning in Sunbury on April 10,” by Tony Bendele, Sunbury
There’s a definite spring in everyone’s step as spring is in the air!
The temperature has finally crawled above 50 and it’s time to celebrate with some spring-themed photos, courtesy of Daily Item readers.
Here’s my favorite springtime photos from the reader galleries:
“Yay!! It’s Officially Spring!”
by Suzy Smith, Middleburg
This entry was posted on April 16, 2013, in
Reader Photos and tagged animals, art, artistic, birds, dogs, photography, photos, season, seasons, spring, springtime, weather.
I know that I’m no good at art – I took Photography I in college and that was enough to teach me that I didn’t have an artistic bone in my body.
But this week I found myself taking several scenic photos just for fun. They’re from a bunch of places around the Valley – and I wanted to share them with someone.
Feel free to share some critiques with me – but try not to be too harsh.
This was the sunset near my home in Danville yesterday. I wish the power lines weren’t there – but hey, I also like my electricity.
This entry was posted on April 5, 2013, in
Uncategorized and tagged art, artistic, bucknell, bucknell university, Danville, Danville PA, flower, flowers, lewisburg, lewisburg pa, light, PA, photography, photos, rooke chapel, spring, sunset.