33 Futuristic Looking Scenes from Cities

With a little imagination and planing a photographer can make a lot of city scenes look futuristic and get some great effects. We think this is a nice selection of what can be done. Enjoy and get out ... See full article

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34 Effective and Emotive Barbed Wire Photographs

Many subjects lend themselves to emotive photography and one of those subjects is definitely barbed wire. By choosing such a subject (and shooting it well) one can definitely evoke an emotional respon... See full article

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Iceland: The Landscape Photographers Promised Land

We have put together a lot of photo collections here at Light Stalking including some very popular ones of New Zealand, China and India, but rarely have we seen the consistently incredible landscapes ... See full article

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30 Impressive and Amusing Photos of Flamingos

Some subjects are just a lot of fun to photograph and Flamingos fit nicely among those subjects. The colors and settings associated with these birds are usually quite striking and make for great photo... See full article

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The Dazzling Colors and Shapes of Cacti

The humble cactus can be a great subject for photography, either by itself or as a distinct part of a wider subject such as a landscape. The colours, shapes and textures of the plant provide a lot of ... See full article

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Creating Beauty in the Mundane: Great Photos of Park Benches

While Jim Richardson famously said, “If you want to be a better photographer, stand in front of more interesting stuff,” it’s also true that a good photographer can make beautiful im... See full article

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Gorgeous Portraits: The Human Face of China

Travel portraits can be a very challenging subject – especially when you don’t know the local language and customs. On the other hand, these types of photos can also be some of the most re... See full article

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33 Marvellous Photos of Deer

Wildlife photography can be difficult at the best of times, but when you’re photographing an animal as skittish as a deer, it can turn very frustrating. We think this collection shows how deer p... See full article

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31 Colourful and Gorgeous Photos of Parrots

While many of our collections aim to show that a photographer can bring out the beauty in any subject with a little skill and planning, it’s true that some subjects simply lend themselves to gre... See full article

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Stunning Portraits from the Islamic World

Anyone who is lucky enough to have travelled anywhere in the Islamic world will know it is a trove of diversity, colour and remarkable photographic opportunities. As in most travel spots, chief among ... See full article

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37 Original and Striking Photographs of Tunnels

This collections shows what can be done with a relatively mundane subject by a photographer with a little imagination and skill. As part of our ongoing series of photography collections designed to sh... See full article

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37 Statues Brought to Life With Great Photography

When photographing statues, it can be very easy to get a lifeless and flat result. When a photographer takes some time to prepare the shot (or reads our tutorial on how to photograph statues) it can b... See full article

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The Keys to Better Travel Photography at Local Markets

Markets are the melting pots of culture – a foreigners gateway into a locales unfamiliar, indigenous lifestyle. These community centers allow us to peek into the daily lives of locals, ena... See full article

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43 Nicely-Timed Photos of Surfers

Surfers are an exciting and interesting subject for the outdoor photographer who is lucky enough to live near the coast. While life can be made a little easier if you have a telephoto lens, it’s... See full article

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37 HDR Photos of Churches That Rock

Something about HDR and churches makes them go together like peaches and cream. Sure they can be a little overdone and maybe the fashion is to have wildly converging verticals, but in the end the comb... See full article

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44 Artistic Photos of Driftwood

Driftwood can make itself useful to a coastal photographer in many ways. As its own subject it’s lines and texture are always unique. As an interesting foreground to a coastal landscape, it is w... See full article

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Sky Rats: Surprisingly Interesting Photos of Pigeons

Getting a great photograph isn’t always a factor of finding the most spectacular subject to shoot. While you might be forgiven for thinking that images of the humble pigeon could be quite boring... See full article

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33 Dramatic Photos of Mountains in Black and White

Ever since the masterful photographs of Ansel Adams, photographers have flocked to emulate his dramatic black and white photographs of mountains. And in many cases, we think a lot of them have done a ... See full article

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35 Photos That Use Fences for Clever Composition

In outdoor photography, fences offer a convenient element to use to compose an image. From using them to lead the eye along leading lines through to making them an obvious aid to composing with the ru... See full article

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31 Enchanting Photos of Mushrooms

When you get outdoors, there’s no shortage to the amount of cool things you can find to photograph. Many of us will even have this particular photographic subject in our backyard or close by. Us... See full article

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32 Fun Outdoor Photographs of Bridges

Bridges can be a great subject to practice photographic composition as they lend themselves to shots with a vanishing point, leading the eye or even sometimes s-curves. These fun shots show what you c... See full article

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35 Creative Photographs of Hands

Part of the reason we add a lot of photo collections here is to demonstrate that beautiful photographs can be made of objects that we see in our everyday lives. As you can see from these stunning phot... See full article

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52 Cool Photography Articles, Blogs, Photos and Collections from This Week

The internet has been very active this week in terms of photography, and Toad Hollow Photography has been searching to find the best links to sites with great tutorials, blogs and just incredible phot... See full article

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50 Striking Outdoor Photos that Use Moss and Lichen to Great Effect

Many outdoor photographers will often see a great opportunity for an interesting foreground when they come across a patch of moss (as you can see from the images below). But moss or lichen can also be... See full article

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31 Creative Examples of Backlit and Rimlit Photos

Having a scene lit from behind can serve to bring out the shape and form of subjects in a beautiful way. Sometimes it can also diminish them. These examples of backlit and rim-lit photographs show tha... See full article

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