Category: Photography Examples

With the latest digital SLR cameras, these days, capable of quite amazing things its easy to forget about the hundreds of years of history in photography. Old vintage cameras have a great look to them and provokes much nostalgia so I thought it would be a good idea to make today's post a look back ...

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The Blue hour is a great time to go out shooting - its the period in the morning and in the evening when the sun is rising / setting and can make for dramatic shots. The blue hour comes from the French expression l'heure bleue, which refers to the period of twilight each morning and evening where ...

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In photography, Bokeh is the pleasing-to-the-eye, blurred background which is out of focus : In photography, bokeh is the blur,or the aesthetic quality of the blur, in out-of-focus areas of an image. Sometimes bokeh is misleadingly defined as "the way the lens renders out-of-focus points of ...

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Sports stadiums present the photographer with quite a few opportunities to grabs some good architechural photos - so that is the subject of today's roundup, lets take a look at photos of sporting grounds and stadiums from around the world ... Pritzker Pavilion Millennium Park Pritzker ...

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Leaving your camera shutter open a bit longer to capture a photo with motion blur is a great way to take something unusual and provide a sense of speed. In today's post Im going to take a look at 25 creative photos which make use of this technique. Motion Blur Frozen Motion Blur Frozen by ...

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Machu Picchu is an amazing place that I have always wanted to visit, the views are absolutely stunning, here is what the Wikipedia has to say about it : Machu Picchu is a pre-Columbian 15th-century Inca site located 2,430 metres above sea level. Machu Picchu is located in the Cusco Region of Peru, ...

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The other day we looked at photos of Temples and the post proved popular so I thought I would look at a similar subject today, namely Photos of Castles, Palaces and Fortresses. I found some amazing photos so here are 25 of my favourites ... Antwerp, Belgium 105 - Het Steen ("The Stone") castle ...

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Architecture in large cities around the world makes for an interesting subject for your lense - especially when they are lit up at night. That's the subject for today's post, hopefully you will find some inspiration in these amazing photos to capture your own city skylines. absolute absolute ...

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We showcase a lot of different styles of photography on PhotographicBlog but underwater photography is probably one of the hardest to get into. First of all you have to have some basic diving skills and be comfortable under water before you even think of taking photos. Then you have to take into ...

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Architecture is a great subject for your photography whether thats modern or ancient, today we will look at some amazing photos of ancient architecture in the form of temples. Thanks to all photographers for releasing their photos under a creative commons license. Jordan - Petra - Al-Khazneh - The ...

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When you think of caves your mind conjures up images of Indiana Jones, Explorers and hidden horrors from the deep. With Stalactite and Stalagmite and underground rivers they are an awesome sight and just perfect for your camera with some creative lighting you can capture some great photos. Today ...

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There are many ways to take a good portrait photograph; profile shots, head on, well cropped, black and white, colour, in a studio or outside. The following images show some of these styles. I hope that some of these excellent  portrait shots that I've chosen, might  inspire you the next time you ...

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Spring has nearly reached us here in the UK - we're just starting to get a few sunnier days and the outdoors wildlife is just starting to change, bringing more leaves and flowers and more opportunities to get your camera out. We gave you some tips for shooting in the spring the other day, today ...

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Trees, Forest and Woodland provide many opportunities for great photography - you can use the seasons to capture strikingly different images all year round. Take a look at our guides to Autumn / The Fall and Winter for some advice for shooting in these seasons. Here is our roundup of 25 photos of ...

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