Shadows are known for emphasizing emotion and adding a sense of reality to a photograph. They can highlight emotions, create surreal images, and be used in a variety of ways. Shadows create fascinating photos on their own. While strong use of shadows in color photographs tends to be mostly used in silhouettes, it can also appear in a variety of other forms in color photos as well.

Some photographers love to make the relation between the shadow and object, because it gives a nice touch to the photo. These type of photographs looks really awesome. Today we have highlighted fantastic examples of shadow photography that make strong use of shadows in a variety of ways. All of the images are linked to their source.

Please feel free to explore further works of photographers showcased in this post I hope they give a little inspiration and a few ideas on how to expand your creativity. If you like this effort then don’t forget to take a look on other articles: Free Location Finder WordPress Plugins, Free Travel WordPress Themes 2015, Free Video Sidebar Widgets for WordPress and Premium Master Slider WordPress Themes.

1. Shine & Shadow

Shine & Shadow

Shine & Shadow

2. Afterlight by Jan Kriwol

Afterlight by Jan Kriwol

Afterlight by Jan Kriwol

3. Shadow Visual Optical Illusion

Shadow Visual Optical Illusion

Shadow Visual Optical Illusion

4. Moon Shadow Bridge

Moon Shadow Bridge

Moon Shadow Bridge

5. Jet Shadow by Eric Curry

Jet Shadow by Eric Curry

Jet Shadow by Eric Curry

6. A Little Overtanned

A Little Overtanned

A Little Overtanned

7. Winter Requiem

Winter Requiem

Winter Requiem

8. Love by Megan Noble

Love by Megan Noble

Love by Megan Noble

9. Lonely Bench

Lonely Bench

Lonely Bench

10. Bird Flying Shadow

Bird Flying Shadow

Bird Flying Shadow

11. Shadows Of The Soul

Shadows Of The Soul

Shadows Of The Soul

12. Alice’s Evidence

Alice's Evidence

Alice’s Evidence

13. Amazing Shadow Photography

Amazing Shadow Photography

Amazing Shadow Photography

14. Shadow in Action by Jordi Gallego

Shadow in Action by Jordi Gallego

Shadow in Action by Jordi Gallego

15. Yellow Bike Resting

Yellow Bike Resting

Yellow Bike Resting