22 Atmospheric Silhouette Photographs


By definition a silhouette is a view of an object or scene consisting of the outline and a featureless interior, with the silhouetted object usually being black. They are achieved by backlighting and exposing for the light behind the desired silhouetted subject.  The silhouette can be the subject matter or used to showcase the rest of the image, either way it's a striking way to shoot.  These 22 atmospheric silhouette photographs showcase some of the best on the Internet.

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Photo by Garry – www.visionandimaginatio n.com

354 Red Sunset-Bourgogne

Photo by Voyageur Solitaire-mladjenovic_n

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Photo by ?Voj?

Ode to Cartier Bresson

Photo by Thomas Hawk

The Dance of Joy

Photo by Garry – www.visionandimaginatio n.com

La Pyramide du Louvre

Photo by Gregory Bastien

Photo by Maicol Narea

Photo by Johannes Plenio


Photo by an untrained eye

Elements of the Soul

Photo by Pensiero

Compare And Contrast

Photo by an untrained eye

Luis and the Balloons

Photo by Thomas Hawk

Over the sky

Photo by Garry – www.visionandimaginatio n.com

Bay Bridge Silhouette

Photo by Thomas Hawk

Viva a Vida!

Photo by Ric e Ette


Photo by Shanissinha_


Photo by lewishamdreamer

Les skieurs arrivent

Photo by simpologist

The Mist of Time

Photo by gilderic


Photo by simpologist


Photo by obeck

In The Blue

Photo by sharkbait

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