20 Stunning Examples Of Double Exposure


A peculiar genre, double exposure has been used and cherished in photography ever since the analog era for its surrealist elements.

The technique of double exposure fuses two separate worlds into one surreal, dreamlike image. Double exposure can we used to tell an interesting story through one image.

Photographers are using both analog and digital methods to achieve this effect.

Of course, before the advent of digital cameras and photo editing software, this was all done within the camera. The analog tradition still carries on today, even though the digital methods of making double exposures are much more popular these days.

The following 20 photographs are great examples of the complex beauty of double exposure:

Photo by Zachary Whitaker on Unsplash


Photo by Tony Butler on Unsplash


Photo by StockSnap on Pixabay


Photo by StockSnap on Pixabay


Photo by Stock Snap on Pixabay


Photo by RyGyanam on Pixabay


Photo by Reidy68 on Pixabay


Photo by Pedro Beja on Pixabay


Photo by Paasadani on Pixabay


Photo by LittleMan227 on Pixabay


Photo by Jo Hilton on Unsplash


Photo by Jeremy Bishop on Unsplash


Photo by JairoVD on Pixabay


Photo by Ivana Cajina on Unsplash


Photo by reidy68 on Pixabay


Photo by Intographics on Pixabay


Photo by Elijah Hiett on Unsplash


Photo by Joyce Huis on Unsplash


Photo by Aleks Tunaj on Pixabay


Photo by Aleks Tunaj on Pixabay

We hope that these double exposures have got your creative juices flowing. Make sure that you share your images in the forums or Shark Tank for some constructive feedback.

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Jasenka is a photographer with a background in web design. You can find out more about her on her website, see some of her newest images at 500px or get to know her better here.

There is “double exposure” and there is “photoshopping two images together” – two TOTALLY different concepts.

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