The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines silhouette as: a dark shape in front of a light background. It is a dramatic way to use backlighting to create stunning photos. Silhouettes are often associated with portraits but there are many other forms as well.
Before we show you the images – here’s a tutorial on how to take beautiful silhouette images of your own. – How to Photograph Silhouettes in 8 Easy Steps.
Here’s a selection of a variety of silhouette photos – enjoy!