Category: Photography Examples

London Olympics 2012 Now that we've seen the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympics, I thought we'd take a look at some of the photos  taken by people who were actually there, and some very good photos they are too. Many thanks to all those  from Flickr's Creative Commons who allowed their ...

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Theme parks are exciting places with so much going on visually that you should be able to capture some great shots. From photos of the rides and buildings to vendors, street performers, children enjoying themselves - In this post we will take a look at some exciting and more unusual photos taken at ...

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In today's post I am returning to one of my favourite phorographic subjects and that is street photography, I previously covered black and white street photography and candid street photography and also Street Performers. Today is a different spin and I will be rounding up some great examples of ...

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Tilt-Shift photography can produce some amazing images, we covered how to create the effect in Photoshop before, but eactly what is it ? Tilt–shift photography refers to the use of camera movements on small- and medium-format cameras, and sometimes specifically refers to the use of tilt for ...

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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 ...

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Photos of the natural world are one subject we love to cover here on PhotographicBlog - there are so many breathtaking views and subjects to photograph. The subject of today's post is rock formations - stunning natural formations from around the world. Here are 25 of the best images I could find ...

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We're in the middle of a heatwave here in the UK at the moment - lovely, but not so great if you're stuck in a hot office! My thoughts turned to the beach so I thought Id make that the subject of today's post - 25 stunning beach shots to make you jealous! Enjoy ... sunset at Traveller's Inn ...

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Its time to revisit one of my favourite styles of Photography - candid street photos. I looked at this style before with our "Example of Black and White Street Photography" post, so check that out if you like this style. Street photography uses the techniques of straight photography in that it ...

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Shadows Shadows can make quite an impact to your photographs; they may have hard shadows with repetitive  patterns that makes them look abstract, or cloud shadows over a landscape that can give a strong emotional appeal, or just simply a shadow of a person or tree. The great thing about shadows ...

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As a designer, minimalism is my favourite style - reducing something right down to the basics makes the elements that are there, even more powerfull. The term minimalism is also used to describe a trend in design and architecture where in the subject is reduced to its necessary elements. ...

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Skateboarding has always gone well with photography and videography as boarders want to show off what tricks they can do and learn from others at the same time - combined with the urban environment which is where skateboarding usually takes place, it makes for some great action shots. Today's post ...

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We've Had some pretty weird weather in this part of Europe. Here in parts of the UK it's been damaging high winds, heavy rain and floods. Across the pond in parts of the USA; high winds, snow and arctic like freezing conditions. But despite this, some brave souls have still managed to capture ...

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A kitchen is brought to life with vivid white light, while a green-hued bedroom scene could have come straight from The Matrix. Light Painter Janne Parviainen, also known as JANNEPAINT, is a full time artist who has been snapping photographs for over fifteen years. Like many light painters his ...

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