25 Powerfull Examples of Silhouette Photography

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Using Silhouettes in photography can be a great technique to portray some mystery, a calming effect or to impart some emotion. Wikipedia defines a silhouette as

A silhouette is the image of a person, an object or scene represented as a solid shape of a single color, usually black, its edges matching the outline of the subject. The interior of a silhouette is basically featureless, and the whole is typically presented on a light background, usually white, or none at all.

In today’s post lets take a look at 25 good examples of how to use this technique in your photography.

IMG_9861 original

IMG_9861 original by Garry – www.visionandimagination.com

Lonely in golden place!

Lonely in golden place! by khalid almasoud

Creative independence

Creative independence by nattu

Noche de luna llena – Full moon night

Noche de luna llena – Full moon night by Luz Adriana Villa A.

Cobija: Corporativa al atardecer – Flickr Meeting at Tusk

Cobija: Corporativa al atardecer – Flickr Meeting at Tusk by ►Voj►

A dark heart silhouette

A dark heart silhouette by M.Angel Herrero

Ocean’s 4

Ocean’s 4 by Funky64 (www.lucarossato.com)

gulls into the sunset

gulls into the sunset by esther**

The value of “UNIQUE” (DSC8906)

The value of “UNIQUE” (DSC8906) by Fadzly @ Shutterhack

Twilight Friends! | Explored

Twilight Friends! | Explored by VinothChandar

Ressentiment

Ressentiment by ecstaticist

Two Cops, Two Bikes

Two Cops, Two Bikes by Thomas Hawk

Start of the Day

Start of the Day by hamad M

Andando…

Andando… by Eduardo Amorim

The Mist of Time

The Mist of Time by Gilderic Photography

Jump, and you will find out how to unfold your wings as you fal

Jump, and you will find out how to unfold your wings as you fall by Sanctuary photography → No Longer Active

Flourescent Family Values

Flourescent Family Values by Darwin Bell

Revelation

Revelation by Johan Rd

football

football by [phil h]

Happy Hour

Happy Hour by tony’s pics

Air

Air by Thomas Hawk

running

running by [phil h]

seven thirty bourke street

seven thirty bourke street by mugley

Whitechapel

Whitechapel by an untrained eye

devendra banhart:dragonflies

devendra banhart:dragonflies by visualpanic

 

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