Do you remember experimenting with shadows as a child? Or drawing your silhouette using torch-light? Creating shadow pictures can be an amazing experience. If you like taking these pictures yourself, you can include the subject in your picture as well. You can capture numerous subjects on your camera an animal, a flower, a family member or an inanimate object. You can have varying shadow lengths depending on how you have placed the light source. So the same object is capable of producing infinite pictures. Try out this unusual experiment which may start you off on a brand new hobby.
Do you remember being fascinated with ever changing shadows when you were a child? Or the time when you tried to jump over your friend‘s shadow? Do shadows still intrigue you after all these years? You could take your fascination further by taking your own pictures of shadows. You can use the natural source of light the sun or an artificial one-a torch or a candle. Be experimental; and try a variety of tricks for all kinds of results. Moonlight produces some sensational shadows; something else that you can try out. Click shadows of animals, birds, objects or people to start your collection.
Light filters in through branches of trees to produce an amazing effect on the ground.
Voice From The Heaven
Spend some solitary time reflecting on God‘s great creation while clouds float by.
This scene will stay forever in your mind; the setting sun casts its shadows on the sand.
Spend some quality time with your friends; stand quietly and watch the shadow you make together.
Try and out do your shadow with your skateboard and see if it can keep pace.
Stand by the lamp-post and watch your shadow play tricks on the ground.
Watch the cute, brown cat and its shadow move in unison in this sweet feline picture.
Walk with your partners on a full moon night and allow your shadows to follow you.
Use letters to form this shadow and get a feeling of immense satisfaction at the result.
The shadow performs along with the dancer and entertains spectators with its own performance.
Surely a touching and a tender moment; lie still as the shadow of your loved one falls on your face.
An amazing effect with shadow photography; capture a resting pigeon and its shadow on the yellow sand.
A Cycle Ride
Cast your long shadow against the setting sun on this promenade as people walk by.
Black and White
Prance about in steps along a wall and watch your shadow put up a performance along with you.
In The Meadow
Lock lips with your lover and watch your shadows perform the same action.
Be quick with this one; take a picture of a jumping boy as his shadow illuminates bricks.
The Little Girl
The hat is very much a part of this amazing photograph of a young girl standing against the wall.
Cross of Salvation
The sun casts shadows of these crosses day after day to remind us of people who have long since departed.
This unfortunate kitten is lost without its mother and manages to cast a miserable shadow.
In The Horizon
Stand and admire the long shadow that you happen to cast on the golden grass.
Up In the Air
Lift your leg as high as possible and kick; watch your shadow doing the same.
Truly an amazing piece of photography; click while light falls on one side of this feline‘s face.
Like Moths to a Flame
Take a picture of these snails warming themselves against a light source.
On The Move
This is a shadow that is not static and keeps in pace with the energetic cyclist.