Building a portfolio or simply wanting to get into a new hobby, photography will take you places, literally. Photography themed projects allow you to stretch your creativity by exploring and dwelling into details that are normally overlooked. Simple, everyday scenarios can be transformed into an amazing work of art. Are you up to the challenge?
Below are a few themed projects you might want to indulge in. Choose whichever is closest to your heart and see how it shines through.
Madonna and Child
Motherhood is an experience all its own. Magic happens right at the moment of conception up till a mother’s last breath. There are countless memories to be captured between a mother and her child, from tender ones down to the most hilarious. Be quick to snap your camera and create a memento somebody is sure to treasure forever.
Who doesn’t go crazy over a fur baby? Pets can manifest their own unique personalities and quirks especially if you take the time to be quite familiar with them. Posing or in action, pets make the perfect models.
Black and White
Feel the air with romance and nostalgia as you showcase your take on couples or sceneries. It invokes the viewer to take a longer look as they seem to go back in time.
Restore Faith in Humanity
A walk through the neighborhood will lead you to your subjects if only you observe keenly. Some people say that random acts of kindness cannot be found nowadays, what better way to prove them wrong? Let them realize that maybe, they just weren’t looking hard enough. A young man giving up his seat on the subway train… two kids sharing a sandwich…
Laughter is contagious, help spread it all around. Be it a group of old ladies reminiscing about the good old days or nuns sharing funny stories with their wards, these scenarios will never run out.
Winter, Spring, Summer or Fall
Everyone has a special place, their private sanctuary. Pick yours and see how more beautiful it can get as you photograph it through the changing seasons.
Cloud watching has been a favorite pastime throughout the years. It never grows old because it is dynamic. One sees something the other might not unless pointed out. Focus on trees, flower petals, or sea waves, you might catch some hidden images that may be fleeting and yet immortalized.
Planning on going fishing? Take advantage of your time by the water and take photos of what you can see reflected on it. The mountains, an overhanging tree, or you looking pensive and serene (selfie time!).