11 Inspirational Image Collections

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

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

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

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+.

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


    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!


    Something I need to start studying!

  • ScottC June 28, 2011 02:09 pm

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


  • 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 =)

  • 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 :) -

    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!