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The best Windows login “spotlight” pictures (and of course, a description of what it’s a picture of).

the lone moai with the ahu tongariki moai hanga roa easter island isla de pascua chile

Windows Spotlight is an option for the lock screen background that displays different background images on the lock screen. The Windows Spotlight displays a new image on the lock screen each day. The initial background image is included during installation. Additional images are downloaded on ongoing basis. Here are my favorite (to date):

aerial photograph of reading showing caversham berkshire england uk
Aerial photograph of Reading showing Caversham, Berkshire, England, UK

 

the lone moai with the ahu tongariki moai hanga roa easter island isla de pascua chile
The lone moai with the Ahu Tongariki moai, Hanga Roa, Easter Island / Isla de Pascua, Chile

 

angel falls waterfall in canaima national park venezuela
Angel Falls waterfall in Canaima National Park, Venezuela

 

tuileries garden between louvre museum and place de la concorde paris france
Tuileries Garden between Louvre Museum and Place de la Concorde, Paris, France

 

sakura cherry blossoms and moat hirosaki aomori japan
Sakura cherry blossoms and moat, Hirosaki, Aomori, Japan
the devil island alcatraz in san francisco bay at sunset california usa
The devil island Alcatraz in San Francisco Bay at sunset, California, USA

 

winter in hinterzarten black forest schwarzwald baden württemberg germany
Winter in Hinterzarten, Black Forest (Schwarzwald), Baden-Württemberg, Germany

 

theological hall of strahov monastery library prague czech republic
Theological Hall of Strahov Monastery Library, Prague, Czech Republic

 

wind shelter on the top to mount wellington hobart tasmania australia
Wind shelter on the top to Mount Wellington, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

 

the popular beach town ericeira in the afternoon sun portugal
The popular beach town Ericeira in the afternoon sun, Portugal

 

an illuminated christmas tree next to a shopping mall in singapore
An illuminated Christmas Tree next to a shopping mall in Singapore

 

view to savognin graubuenden switzerland
View to Savognin, Graubuenden, Switzerland

 

oude markt in leuven during christmas evening flemish region belgium
Oude Markt in Leuven during Christmas evening, Flemish Region, Belgium

 

view of farol da barra lighthouse in salvador da bahia brazil
View of Farol da Barra Lighthouse in Salvador da Bahia, Brazil

 

futuristic modern building of eye filmmuseum amsterdam netherlands
Futuristic modern building of EYE Filmmuseum, Amsterdam, Netherlands

 

village of gößweinstein gössweinstein in winter at dusk franconian switzerland germany
Village of Gößweinstein (Gössweinstein) in winter at dusk, Franconian Switzerland, Germany

 

harbin international ice and snow sculpture festival china
Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival, China

 

fresh snow at the village of ftan scuol lower engadine canton of graubünden switzerland
Fresh snow at the village of Ftan, Scuol, Lower Engadine, Canton of Graubünden, Switzerland

 

view from the hercules monument at bergpark wilhelmshöhe kassel hesse germany
View from the Hercules monument at Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe, Kassel, Hesse, Germany

 

christmas trees and christmas market in paris l’defense district illuminated at night france
Christmas trees and Christmas Market in Paris L’Defense district illuminated at night, France

 

ruins of the cook bank abandoned building in rhyolite ghost town death valley nevada usa
Ruins of the Cook Bank abandoned building in Rhyolite ghost town, Death Valley, Nevada, USA

 

cistern cisternerne underneath the streets of copenhagen frederiksberg denmark
Cistern (Cisternerne) underneath the streets of Copenhagen, Frederiksberg, Denmark

 

gigi hiu rock formation at kelumbayan beach lampung sumatra indonesia
Gigi Hiu rock formation at Kelumbayan beach, Lampung, Sumatra, Indonesia

 

starry night at hehuanshan hehuan mountain taichung taiwan
Starry night at Hehuanshan, Hehuan Mountain, Taichung, Taiwan

 

goreme in the cappadocia region of turkey
Goreme in the Cappadocia region of Turkey