10 Strong Compositions That Use Railway Tracks


Railway tracks provide an excellent subject with which to practice using leading lines in photography. If you can mix the obvious compositional advantages of the long lines with other good photography techniques, then you can get some great results. These photographs have largely managed to do that, many in an eye-popping way. So enjoy the collection and use it for ideas for your own leading lines shots.

Dawn Mist on the Chiltern Line
Photo by Ella's Dad
Photo by Steve Jurvetson
The Most Tragic and Gruesome Railway Accident in recent history happened here. A couple sitting on these tracks were run down by a coming train.
Photo by William Cho
Photo by kimdokhac
,., decision making
Photo by nerovivo
Photo by Hugo Clément
closed railway 3/6
Photo by piotr mamnaimie
Photo by Joeri-c
Photo by Ghazaleh Ghazanfari
Photo by Geert Schneider

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