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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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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33 Uplifting Photos of Green Fields

Business people love talking about “green fields” and “clear skies” and they have a point – how can you not feel a little better with either in front of you. But we thoug... See full article

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Gorgeous Travel Portraits from Ethiopia

Another dream destination for travel photographers, Ethiopia has been on our list for a photo collection for a while. But while looking through the offerings of some very talented photographers, we re... See full article

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39 Cool Compositions That Use Stairs

It’s always great to show that, once again, almost any common object can be turned into a great photograph with a little thought. Stairs are one of the most common objects we all deal with every... See full article

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36 Striking Travel Photos of Russia

Capturing great photographs while you’re travelling is something that we all want to do. So to offer a little inspiration and to go along with our other travel photography collections from Italy... See full article

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40 Gorgeous and Serene Photos of Mosques

A trip through any part of the Muslim world will throw up a barrage of great photographic opportunities, none better than the stunning architecture of the mosques. This collection of photographs of mo... See full article

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35 Daunting and Scary Photos of Volcanoes

While it’s possible to turn practically any subject into a great photograph, it’s also the case that some subjects make that process a hell of a lot easier. Volcanoes are naturally imposin... See full article

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32 Enticing Photos of Romania

Romania is one of those mysterious destinations that not many folks know a lot about. But what emerges when you start looking at photographs of the country is that the opportunities for travel photogr... See full article

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27 Fun and Creative Photos of Seagulls

These fun photographs of Seagulls are yet more proof that it’s possible for good photographers to turn common subjects into uncommonly beautiful photographs. Many of us are not too far away from... See full article

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25 Brilliant Examples of Using Mist, Dust and Smoke in Portraiture

If you’re looking to create a sense of atmosphere in a portrait photograph, an effective option can be to add smoke, mist or dust in combination with directional lighting. The results can be gre... See full article

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33 Portraits That Use the Golden Hour for Great Lighting

The golden hour around sunset and sunrise are conventionally used to lend great lighting to landscapes and other expansive examples of outdoor photography (see our article on how to photograph sunsets... See full article

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27 Powerful Black and White Photos of the Desert

When you combine black and white photography with a subject like desert landscapes, you can get some remarkable images. These black and white desert images combine the best of landscape photography wi... See full article

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31 Celebratory Photos of Independence Day

As the USA celebrates Independence Day, it’s a great time for photographers to be out and about getting that next great shot. Celebrations like this offer the opportunity to photograph many colo... See full article

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30 Fun Photos of World Festivals and Celebrations

A festival is the perfect time to pull out your camera and get some great shots. The colour, the people and the atmosphere of when people get together to celebrate just lends itself to fantastic photo... See full article

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How to Photograph Fireworks Displays

Photo by hupaishi Do you want to know how to photograph fireworks? With 4th July just days away I thought I’d refresh this article in which I give 10 Fireworks Photography tips to help you get s... See full article

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37 Photos of Wine That Will Make You Thirsty

Finding creative ways to photograph everyday objects is not always an easy task. Yet, much like our collection of photos of coffee, this group of images had our mouths watering. They also show what is... See full article

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32 Serene and Relaxing Photos of Streams

Streams are a great photographic subject for those of us who love shooting outdoors and don’t mind getting a little close to nature. They can also be deceptively difficult to shoot in certain li... See full article

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37 Great Shots of Cheeky Monkeys

For anyone who loves taking photos of animals, monkeys can be a lot of fun. We have covered shooting at the zoo before as well as making your zoo shots look natural and the problems of zoo photography... See full article

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6 Winning Ways to Work Wide

Today Joe Decker shares some tips on wide angle photography. One of the first lens purchases aspiring landscape photographers typically made is a wide or super-wide lens, anything (in full-frame 35mm ... See full article

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39 Colourful and Uplifting Photos of Hot Air Balloons

Hot air balloons are such a great subject for any outdoor photographer. Usually the colour richness and contrasts make for eye-popping effects that are difficult to find elsewhere and the fact that yo... See full article

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33 Moody Black and White Trees

Often the simplest subjects can present the opportunity to get a little creative with your photography. While we see them everyday and pass without noticing, these photographers show that a tree can b... See full article

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27 Imposing Photographs of the Roman Colosseum

The Colosseum in Rome is one of the most photographed monuments in the world. And while that makes it quite challenging to get an interesting and useful photograph of it, some people still manage to c... See full article

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35 Cool Snowscapes for Inspiration

Shooting snow can actually be notoriously difficult as there are all types of exposure problems. If you take the time to learn to photograph snow however, it can result in some fantastic images. We th... See full article

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