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35 Beautiful Examples Of Rain Photography

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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.

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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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Red Tips

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lightning over the capital city

J Rutledge

Beautiful Night In Rome

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Victor Eredel

Ben Visbeek

Agnieszka Borkowska

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Artem Tschaikowsky

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Rainbow and Lightning

Time Magazine

Curtis Forrester

Zasu

Yauheni Attsetski

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It's still sunny at the lake...

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silent conversation with the sky

Ahmed Zahid

Iridescence

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After The Rain

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Zaniac

DeDaniel

Northsea sunset

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silent conversation

Soumya

Cloud attack

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