Creative photography ideas

As a photographer, it’s highly important that you have an excellent creativity skill when it comes to taking a picture or simply editing the image as well. Experimenting with different settings or environment can naturally enhance your images. To help you think outside the box, we’ve come up with some few suggestions below.

Night lights

Night lights can easily add a mesmerising touch to an image. Some ideas you can use for night time would be taking a shot of some city scenes with a light post on the side. Even using the moonlight in an outdoor image can simply have a different effect on your photography.

Special effects

If you want to increase the quality of your image or simply add some effects toy our pictures, you can use a photo editing software such as Adobe Photoshop or Lightroom. Photographers tend to use photoshop to enhance their image or to add some interesting effects to their photographs.


Using a macrolens, you can take some amazing close up pictures of anything. They are often used to take images of small things by zooming in and capturing every detail of the subject. Some ideas would be taking a close up shot of small insects or flowers.


Why not give astrophotography a shot? You can take a shot of some bizarre images of the outer space simply by hooking up your DSLR to a telescope. We’re not talking about a real telescope; you will need an adapter and a lens that is suitable for this type of photography. You can start with taking a picture of the moon.

Still life

Even a simple object can create a beautiful image. Still, life photography can also help with understanding lighting and composition. Start with a bowl of fruit, a lamp and a window.