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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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          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