This was a Sony Cybershot H55 , Zion Park in Utah, the hike was angles landing
-Thomas Cleveland

This is a shot of cattails in front of the sun. I used a Canon Rebel XT with a Canon 28-105mm lens at 105mm, f/4, 1/4000 and ISO 100.
-Joe Russo

Canon T1i
Canon 18-55mm F/3.5-5.6 Kit Lens
ISO: 200
Focal Length: 18mm
Aperture: f/7.1
Exposure: 1/320
-Dave Dunn

Canon T2i
Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 - Nifty Fifty
ISO 400
1/2500 Sec
'No Place Like Home'
-Jamin Bricker

Canon 40d
Tamron 17-50
ISO 100
Shot at the Aberdeen National Cemetery
-Conor Brophy

Camera: Olympus E-510
Lens: Zuiko Digital 14-42mm f 1:3.5-5.6 (kit lens)
Exposure: 0.040s (1/25), f/20.0, ISO 100
Focal Length: 15mm (30mm 35mm equivalent)
-Mark Clem

My wife's watering can.
Canon xsi
f 8.0
ISO 400
-Robert Huber

"Lovely day for pushing a bike around"
Nikon D40X: 1/50s, 18mm Nikkor Lens, f/22, ISO 200.
-Brett Massecre

Camera: Canon EOS Rebel XT
Lens: Kit Lens (18-55)
Exposure Time: 3.2 seconds
ISO: 100
I used a flashlight just out of the shot and moved it around to get the arcing and scattered flare.
-Joe Huber

Camera: Canon EOS REBEL T1i
Focal Length: 28
F number: 4
Exposure Time: 1/60
-Victor Flores

Shot was taken with a Nikon D90, 18-200mm zoom, and B+W UV Haze
Filter. The halo ring effect is produced at 18mm pointed directly at
the sun. I used random people walking along Puget Sound as subjects.
- Nick Sprankle

Canon T1i
EF-S 55-250mm lens
Focal length: 131mm (210mm effectively)
ISO 400
-Louie Livon-Bemel

Canon 1DMkIV with a 50mm f/1.4.
Shot at f/2.5 at 1/200 sec.
-JR Reyes

Taken with a Canon s90, exposure 1/1250 second and f/8.0, ISO 100.
My model held her hand in front of the sun while I squinted and framed the shot as best I could.
-Brian Hall

Taken with SIgma dp-1 with Infrared filter at 19 hour.
ISO 200 - F4,5 1/6
-Jacques Sadik

Canon 350D
50mm f/1.4
1/1250 sec.
ISO 100
Lazing on the Grass, in the Afternoon Sun.
-Toan Tran

Camera: Canon EOS Rebel T1i
Lens: Canon EF 22-55mm
Aperture: 7.625
Exposure Time: 1/160
ISO: 100
-Ryan Clark

This was a set I was doing decided to experiment a little with light, I'm shooting with a Nikon D700 and a Tamaron 28-75mm
-Pablo N. Piedra

ISO 100, f3.5, shutter speed 0.8, focal length 10mm.
I tried to get some flare at night because i've gotten plenty of it from the sun before and wanted to do something different. a flash manually triggered with green gel was the light source.
-Noah Garbarino

Took this on my iPhone 3gs from the parking lot of Epcot in Orlando
Florida. A plane was writing a message in the sky around 6:00pm right
in front of the sun.
-Prem Thomas

Camera: Pentax K-X
Lens: Pentax SMC-M 50mm 1.4
Manual Mode
ISO 100
1/2000 sec.
The location of the photo is a shrine of sorts called the Bike Church in Tucson. It
-Brian Hert

Nikon D90, 18-105 kit lens, shot at - 85mm, f5.6, 1/200s, ISO 100.
Saturday was the first sunny day in weeks in Idaho. Shot this early morning ray of light that
illuminated two flower buds
-Mike Beiser

Equipment: my iphone 3gs
Technique: shot through the windshield of our car near dusk.
-Joel Demant

Took this picture with my Canon XSi at f/5.6, 1/250th, ISO 200, Canon 55-250mm Lens at full zoom.
-JR McDonnel

Shutter 1/40
95mm Focal
ISO 200
Shot off my friends back porch, they had a nice view of the Red Rock Mountains.
-Rico Nolan

Sunny Seattle Saturday
Canon 7D with EF-S 10-22mm lens.
10mm, ISO 100, f/10, 1/250 sec.
- David Lee

I shot the photo with my newly purchased Canon T2i and the Canon 50mm f1.8 II. The photo is shot at 1600 ISO (it's dark in there!), F/2.0, 1/80sec shutter
Jon Marzette playing an acoustic show
-Quinn Brabender

Nikon D70
5 seconds
ISO 200
I couldn't find the sun during the rainy weekend, so I opted to take this shot of a streetlamp outside my house.
-Matt Sills

I shot it with a Canon EOS 50D and a Canon 28-135mm f/3.5-5.6 EF IS lens.
ISO : 100
speed : 1/25s
aperture : f/4.0
focal lenght : 41mm
-Celine Ruffino

Camera: Canon EOS 450D
Lens: 50mm 1.8f II
Shutter speed: 1/1000
Aperture: f/13
-Gary Grant

Canon TZ65
Bristol St Mary Redcliffe church
ISO 80, manual
forced a slow shutter speed by focusing into a shaded area and then re-framing to get the brilliantly bright sky and detail in the church foreground despite being so strongly backlit.
-Gary Hawkins

Camera: Panasonic FZ38
Aperture: f/2.8
Exposure: 1/50 second
ISO: 80
Macro focus
The subject is my old Cybershot camera, with a halogen desk light pointed at it from close range.
-Alex Hill

I was using my iPhone GPS when I saw Cheers come up near me so I jogged over and snapped this.
Camera: Apple iPhone 3G
F-Stop: f/2.8
Time: 7:19am
-Jaime Bullon

Canon Rebel T1i
41 mm
Kit Lens
-Kevin Vanderwielen

Canon Rebel T1i
1/200 sec
ISO 100
-Lindsey Bye

shot was taken with my iPhone 3G while kayaking on the Potomac River in DC at twilight, sun setting under the Key Bridge.
-Tim Brown

Canon Rebel T1i
ISO 400
-Steven Painchaud

Setting sun in Weimar, Germany, across my flat in the late afternoon. Notice the wallpainting on the right.
Taken with a Canon EOS 550D and Carl Zeiss Flektogon 35mm/2.4, open aperture, handheld.
-Andreas Trapper

-Sally Reece

It's my parrot's feet on my knee in early morning.
Camera: Panasonic DMC-TS1
Exposure time 1/30
ISO 320
Exposure Comp -.3 step.
-Phil Gullett

Camera: Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS
Lens: EF-S 18-55mm F/3.5-5.6 IS
Shutter Speed: 1/125 sec
ISO: 400
F-Stop: f/11
Focal Length: 24mm
Flash: Not Fired
For this shot I was standing under an old rusty metal beam at about 11am with the sun directly over head.
-Mindy Elias

Camera: Canon EOS Digital Rebel XSi
Lens: EF17-40mm f/4L USM
Shutter Speed: 1/200 sec
ISO: 400
F-Stop: f/16
Focal Length: 17mm
Flash: Fired
This was taken at White's Ferry in Maryland
-Drew Elias

I used a nikon d40, with a 18-55mm lens at 55mm, Iso 200, shutter speed was 800 and f.stop was 5.6. What i did was put a crystal on a mirror in the sunlight and got the right angle, then took the picture.
-Reese Milne

'It's a Dogs Life'
Camera: Nikon D5000
Lens: Nikon 18-55mm
ISO 200
1/50 sec exposure
Simple shot just got the dog to sit still for a bit
-Eric Geary

Canon EOS Rebel T1i
ISO 100
Focal Length: 24mm
F-Stop: 9
Shutter speed: 1/320
Lens: Canon EF24-70mm f/2.8L USM
Faux Golden Gate Bridge at Disney's California Adventure.
-Warren Sasahara

Picture taken of the front of my Dodge Ram truck at 9PM at night.
Headlights on and a nice flare off the lens.
Taken with my Canon EOS rebel T2i.
Aperture priority and shutter speed of 2 seconds.
At f 9.5 ISO 200 Used a EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS lens
at 33mm focal length
-John McNamara

I have a Rebel T1I
The shutter speed was 1/800 second
Aperture was at F 18.0
Metering was evaluative ( haven't yet figured out how to do custom metering )
I had the exposure compensation set at -2
Focal length was 28mm
-Faith McDonald

Camera: Canon EOS Rebel T1i
Lens: Canon EF-S 55mm-250mm IS
F: 16
Speed: 1/20
ISO: 100
Sunset over a swamp/lake
-Keith Miller

Shot with my brand new Canon 7D and kit lens (that's all I had at the time). I set the lens on the 28mm side, Av, f/3.5. Shot straight up through the tree branches.
-Lin Dunsmore

Canon SX210
Lens 5.0 - 70.0 mm
Aperture 3.625
Flash enabled
We were exploring a new road when we came upon this quiet little home built between strands of barbed wire. I thought the sunset really brought it together with the brush in the background
-Juan Ozuna

taken at a street festival in Little Italy in Montreal for the Formula 1 race over the weekend. I mainly took this picture because I wanted to capture the kids checking out the car, and have the Gallardo in the picture as well. I think the lens flare helps create a sense of how awesome these Lambos are! Equipment is a Canon 7D with a EF-S 15-85mm IS lens.
-Matt Gleiner

Pentax K-x
kit lens
+3 EV
ISO 400
-Mellanie Fuller

Camera: Nikon D70
Lens: Nikkor 18-70mm
Focal lenght: 62mm
Aoerture: F4.5
ISO: 200
Shutter: 1/80
Time of Day: 7:50 PDT
-Ricky Sahu

ISO 400, F3.5 @ 1/640. Shot with a Nikon D40 with a fixed 50mm manual focus lens.
-Abby Thompson

My wife and I had an impromptu photo shoot tonight. I used my 7d with a 17-40L.
-Trevor Oleniuk

Equipment: Canon Rebel XS, f/7.1, ISO-100, exp.2.5"
Setup: I was actually working on an HDR and found these great flare shots in my sets. It was really interesting standing on a major bridge with a tripod waving to traffic as it goes by.
-Justin Fidone

'Through the Canopy'
ISO 200
1/400 Sec
I shoot with a Nikon D90 and a 50mm 1:1.4D Lens. There is this great walking spot by the river where I live in Medicine Hat, AB Canada.
-Brendon Toderian

The camera is a Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ28
-Joel McNierney

The second is 70s super-flare. Mind-exploding, pentagon-appearing,
mulit-colored flareplosion. Canon t2i, 70-200 @ f/22, ISO 1600.
-Michael Koperwas

i shot this picture at vernal falls in yoemite.
Canon 50D
Sigma 17-17mm with 19mm
f9 at 1/320
and 400 ISO
-Herbert Fresacher

Aimed at the sun.
Canon Rebel XSi, 15-55mm lens
Aperture: f / 22
Shutter Speed: 1/60s
ISO: ISO 100
-Eric-John Bigelow