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Weekly Photography Challenge – Lightweight


Each week we try and come up with something interesting and different for the weekly photography challenge here on dPS. The images I shared earlier of: 25 Floaty Images of Lightweight Objects might give you a hint! If you haven’t already seen them, take a look.

U.S. Army

By U.S. Army

Weekly Photography Challenge – Lightweight

You could take the term literally, like the image above of lightweight boxers, or figuratively – the choice is yours. Get creative. What things around your own home could be considered lightweight? Something soft and fluffy like a kitten, a tissue, or a feather – or perhaps something even lighter like puffy clouds on a nice day, or marshmallows.

John Watson

By John Watson

Patrik Nygren

By Patrik Nygren

Kate Ter Haar

By Kate Ter Haar

William Clifford

By William Clifford


By Fatima

Chris Chabot

By Chris Chabot

Share your images below:

Simply upload your shot into the comment field (look for the little camera icon in the Disqus comments section) and they’ll get embedded for us all to see or if you’d prefer upload them to your favourite photo sharing site and leave the link to them. Show me your best images in this week’s challenge. Sometimes it takes a while for an image to appear so be patient and try not to post the same image twice.

(Seriously, how cute are these little guys?!)

Tim Ebbs

By Tim Ebbs

Belal Khan

By Belal Khan

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Darlene Hildebrandt is the Managing Editor of dPS. She is also an educator who teaches aspiring amateurs and hobbyists how to improve their skills through articles, online photography classes, and travel tours. Get her free ebook 10 Photography Challenges to help you take better pictures or save $50 OFF on her Photo tour to Nicaragua (Nov. 26th - Dec. 9th) - by using the discount code: dps50nica and join her on an adventure!

  • Wanderin_Weeta

    Gull, taking off.

  • Natalie Griffiths VD Mescht

    Thank you Arthur, it was a real treat to be able to shoot that night. I think I took over 1000 shots in total and perhaps came away with 20 that captured the moment! Hard work!

  • Chamois

    this afternoon in the garden – I liked the way the large conifer towered in the background