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