11 Inspirational Image Collections - Digital Photography School

11 Inspirational Image Collections

One of the most popular types of posts here at DPS are our ‘image collection’ posts where we highlight great examples of different types of photography – all around a theme. Today I dug into our site’s stats and came up with this list of our most popular image collections from the past 2-3 years here at DPS. They’re listed in order of popularity. Enjoy:

1. 15 Stunning Examples of Long Exposure Photography

photo by MumbleyJoe - exposure: 114 sec

photo by MumbleyJoe - exposure: 114 sec

2. 15 Electrifying Lightning Images

Lightning-11-1Photo by seto_supraenergy

3. 13 Great Examples of Slow Sync Flash Images

Slow-Sync-FlashImage by alexanderbot

4. 9 Crazy Cross Eye 3D Photography Images (and How to Make them)

bubble blowing
© 2005 Lord V

5. 17 Amazing Wide Angle Images

Wide-Angle-Lens-12-1Photo by antiguan_life

6. 12 Stunning Silhouette Shots

silhouette-6.jpgSilhouette by !!sahrivi!!

7. 20 Christmas Lights Photos – With a Twist

Warning: some readers found this post a little disturbing

Christmas-Lights.Jpgchristmas-Lights-7-1Image by Rachel Sian

8. 10 Astounding Astrophotos by Phil Hart

OrionMosaic2007_Med.jpg
Orion Mosaic   © Phil Hart

9. 13 Fabulous Photos of a Rainy Day


“out of the rain” from glitter darkstar

10. 10 Camera Phone Photographs that Rock

Photographer  : Marco Welt // Kamera : Sony Ericsson K610i

11. 20 Beautiful Examples of Urban Decay

Pile up by Irina Souiki

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Darren Rowse is the editor and founder of Digital Photography School and SnapnDeals. He lives in Melbourne Australia and is also the editor of the ProBlogger Blog Tips. Follow him on Instagram, on Twitter at @digitalPS or on Google+.

  • http://foodientravelbug.blogspot.com MeiTeng

    Stunning photos!

  • Shokinen

    I enjoyed my lunchtime watching these awsome pictures.

    Thanks Darren

  • http://www.ilanbresler.com Ilan

    The photo that was chosen to be the cover of “10 Camera Phone Photographs that Rock” is amazing.
    Although I don’t have any THAT good from my cellphone, but this is my attempt with the ‘low end’ lens :)
    http://www.ilanbresler.com/2009/06/together-and-alone.html

    Thank you for the links!

  • Lori

    all these images inspire me to get out my camera and try something new. Thanks!

  • http://pointandshoooter.blogspot.com clarence

    these images inspires me a lot to shoot!
    thanks for sharing! \m/

  • http://www.focx.de Christoph

    Reading this article I realised again how important and inspiring it is to look at lots and lots of pictures! Themed projects are a great way to do that. My passion lately are “picture of the day” sets, and I’m working hard on creating one myself =)
    http://www.flickr.com/photos/focx/sets/72157621854259250/

  • http://www.nyinyimyanmar.blogspot.com Nyi Nyi Myanmar

    I like the fifth one. :-)

  • http://www.writingconsultation.com Sarah

    Love those Astrophotos. Clearly shows how big the universe and how small our problems.

  • http://www.reddotstudio.ch hfng

    Excellent collection of electrifying, stunning and amazing images.

  • RickyWu

    Very nice photos. No wonder photography is my favourite hobby.

  • mel

    beautiful, stunning and amazing shots!

  • http://twitter.com/shelleeyes shelle

    they are all awesome, great collection :)

  • Roque Fabular

    What an amazing photos! I new to digital photography an I’m reading this site quite a while now finally I sign up to be a member. hopefully I will learn some more. I never get tired reading all the article from this site since I found it. its all very interesting! I’m planning to taking photography school online maybe this the good start.

  • Pralay Banik

    Really awsome..

  • http://www.flickr.com/annamir/ annamir

    Wow! Amazing superb series! Surely an inspirational for me!

  • ScottC

    Always inspirational to browse through great photos like these series, thanks.

    http://www.flickr.com/photos/lendog64/4274818672/

  • http://www.kerstenbeck.com Erik Kerstenbeck

    Hi

    Wow! What can be said other than these are all quite amazing and inspirational! I like the insect macros – just stunning. I wish I could have used this treatment in this butterfly macro!

    http://kerstenbeckphotoart.wordpress.com/2011/04/24/touch-down/

    Something I need to start studying!

  • http://www.nikijonesphotography.me Niki Jones

    A lovely collection of shots. Especially inspired by the urban decay set. .

  • http://dotcompalsphotoblog.blogspot.com dotcompals

    really amazing collection of fantastic photographs. – thank you

  • http://www.bycostello.com bycostello

    love that lighthouse shot…

  • http://www.facebook.com/kunalbhatia.photography Kunal Bhatia

    A brilliant collection here. Sharing this link on my page..

  • http://www.lilylustosa.com.br Lily Lustosa

    Amazing collection! Thanks!

Some older comments

  • Lily Lustosa

    July 1, 2011 11:39 pm

    Amazing collection! Thanks!

  • Kunal Bhatia

    July 1, 2011 01:01 am

    A brilliant collection here. Sharing this link on my page..

  • bycostello

    June 29, 2011 07:11 pm

    love that lighthouse shot...

  • dotcompals

    June 28, 2011 09:10 pm

    really amazing collection of fantastic photographs. - thank you

  • Niki Jones

    June 28, 2011 08:01 pm

    A lovely collection of shots. Especially inspired by the urban decay set. .

  • Erik Kerstenbeck

    June 28, 2011 03:29 pm

    Hi

    Wow! What can be said other than these are all quite amazing and inspirational! I like the insect macros - just stunning. I wish I could have used this treatment in this butterfly macro!

    http://kerstenbeckphotoart.wordpress.com/2011/04/24/touch-down/

    Something I need to start studying!

  • ScottC

    June 28, 2011 02:09 pm

    Always inspirational to browse through great photos like these series, thanks.

    http://www.flickr.com/photos/lendog64/4274818672/

  • annamir

    October 1, 2009 01:03 am

    Wow! Amazing superb series! Surely an inspirational for me!

  • Pralay Banik

    September 13, 2009 07:03 pm

    Really awsome..

  • Roque Fabular

    September 5, 2009 11:34 am

    What an amazing photos! I new to digital photography an I'm reading this site quite a while now finally I sign up to be a member. hopefully I will learn some more. I never get tired reading all the article from this site since I found it. its all very interesting! I'm planning to taking photography school online maybe this the good start.

  • shelle

    August 28, 2009 07:11 am

    they are all awesome, great collection :)

  • mel

    August 26, 2009 10:10 pm

    beautiful, stunning and amazing shots!

  • RickyWu

    August 26, 2009 08:56 pm

    Very nice photos. No wonder photography is my favourite hobby.

  • hfng

    August 26, 2009 06:18 pm

    Excellent collection of electrifying, stunning and amazing images.

  • Sarah

    August 26, 2009 03:39 pm

    Love those Astrophotos. Clearly shows how big the universe and how small our problems.

  • Nyi Nyi Myanmar

    August 26, 2009 12:51 pm

    I like the fifth one. :-)

  • Christoph

    August 26, 2009 12:36 pm

    Reading this article I realised again how important and inspiring it is to look at lots and lots of pictures! Themed projects are a great way to do that. My passion lately are "picture of the day" sets, and I'm working hard on creating one myself =)
    http://www.flickr.com/photos/focx/sets/72157621854259250/

  • clarence

    August 26, 2009 11:09 am

    these images inspires me a lot to shoot!
    thanks for sharing! \m/

  • Lori

    August 26, 2009 06:04 am

    all these images inspire me to get out my camera and try something new. Thanks!

  • Ilan

    August 26, 2009 04:58 am

    The photo that was chosen to be the cover of "10 Camera Phone Photographs that Rock" is amazing.
    Although I don't have any THAT good from my cellphone, but this is my attempt with the 'low end' lens :) -
    http://www.ilanbresler.com/2009/06/together-and-alone.html

    Thank you for the links!

  • Shokinen

    August 26, 2009 03:05 am

    I enjoyed my lunchtime watching these awsome pictures.

    Thanks Darren

  • MeiTeng

    August 26, 2009 01:03 am

    Stunning photos!

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