Great Shots from the Light Stalking Community, Photo Challenges and More!

Light Stalking has grown into a thriving community with close to a million people following us or seeing us online in one form or other, every month. In all of the hullabaloo, it’s easy to miss the core of what’s happening in photography on Light Stalking. So that’s why we decided to sum it up for you. Here’s what you missed recently on Light Stalking.

Photo of the Week

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model portrait

This gorgeous portrait is by Dawn, who can also be found on Facebook.  You can comment on this photo here.

The Most Popular Stories from the Last 7 Days

How to Add Life to a Flat Image with Photoshop – This tutorial will show you how to make the best of a photo taken in dull, uninspiring light. Be sure your photo is well-composed first!

This Many Awesome Photography Links May Be Hazardous to Small Children – Toad Hollow Photography searches the internet for the best photography, blogs and tutorials each and every week.

What is Kirlian Photography? The Science and the Myth Revealed – Long thought to be a way to record the aura or life-force of the living, Kirlian photography is explained and debunked.

A Guide to Aerial Photography (With Some Stunning Examples) – From making flight plans to proper camera settings, this article will get you started with Aerial photography.

What You Missed in the Light Stalking Community

Submit your photo to this week’s photography challenge – Tree/s or tree parts!  There are so many tree varieties in the world.  Perhaps you have some photos of trees in your area or from your travels?  If so, please share them with us!

We have had some great responses to our last few photography challenges on the forum.  Last week’s photography challenge was Silhouettes – Do you have any photos with silhouettes to share with us?  Also, check out the asymmetry challenge from the week before.

We’d love to chat with you! Add your opinions here:

THROWDOWN: Ghost Towns and Abandoned Building

Urban water features

What's your favourite situation to shoot in?

The Fog of Winter

What Are Our Members Up To?

We have some amazing members here at Light Stalking that run the gamut from career professional photographers through to beginner enthusiast. Here’s what a few of them are up to in photography.

Great Shots Uploaded to the Light Stalking Community

ghost town

Photo by Richard Wood.  Richard can also be found on Facebook.

macro flora

Photo by Dru Stefan Stone.  Drew can be found on her website, blog, Facebook, Twitter, Flickr and Picasa.


Photo by iJohn.

If you’re not already part of the Light Stalking community then come and join the fun. We promise not to bite!

About the author

Rachael Towne

is a professional photographer and creator of Presets Galore.

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