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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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      Tim Hearud

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      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