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35 Beautiful Examples Of Rain Photography

        Most photographers do not feel comfortable in taking photographs in bad weather. Yet bad weather sometimes presents the perfect opportunity to get most out of our skills. In particular, in the beginning of autumn rain can provide the perfect opportunity to capture wonderful photos.

        Most photographers do not feel comfortable in taking photographs in bad weather. Yet bad weather sometimes presents the perfect opportunity to get most out of our skills. In particular, in the beginning of autumn rain can provide the perfect opportunity to capture wonderful photos.

        Shooting in rain produces dramatic atmosphere and soft romantic scenes. Whether you are after lightning strikes or water drops, alone the incredible cloud formations can produce quite exciting and impressive photos. Reflections can occasionally produce mirrors or blurs of dancing colors, making the photography in rain beautiful and unpredictable.

        Below we present over 35 beautiful examples of rain photography. This post is supposed to provide you with some inspiration for rainy motifs and is not supposed to be the ultimate collection of best photographs. There are definitely thousands of beautiful “rainy” photos. Feel free to share links to them in comments to this post!

        All photos are linked and lead to the sources from which they were taken. Please feel free to explore further works of these photographers on their Flickr collections or their personal sites.

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        Marcel Germain

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        Tim Hearud

        muha

        teamwork

        Dreamer-Soul

        Cody26

        Red Tips

        Muha

        lightning over the capital city

        J Rutledge

        Beautiful Night In Rome

        black&white

        Victor Eredel

        Ben Visbeek

        Agnieszka Borkowska

        unknown

        Artem Tschaikowsky

        unknown

        Cody26

        Rainbow and Lightning

        Time Magazine

        Curtis Forrester

        Zasu

        Yauheni Attsetski

        Séverine Cousot aka Sey

        DeDaniel

        It's still sunny at the lake...

        Muha

        silent conversation with the sky

        Ahmed Zahid

        Iridescence

        3amfromkyoto

        After The Rain

        Hau Si Yuan Julian

        Zaniac

        DeDaniel

        Northsea sunset

        Chospatis

        silent conversation

        Soumya

        Cloud attack

        DenesG1

        Max