As photographers, we all go through a period where everything we snap and shoot turns into gold. But on the other hand, we have also experienced periods of creative block where we struggle for inspiration. One of the best ways to keep the creativity flowing as a photographer is to find inspiration.
Sometimes your best source of inspiration is consuming content that motivates you to get up and go. Thanks to the world wide web, you will find several places to draw inspiration from. Any time you’re looking for that creative boost or to find beautiful examples for your mood board, check out these websites.
Pinterest is a good place to look for inspiration since that is also one of the main uses of the app. You will find content that is niche specific for several creators and can find inspiring visuals that you see on boards and pins.
Unsplash is a popular site where you can get free stock photos. Although the primary audience is people who are looking for photos that can be used on websites or projects, it can also be a great source of inspiration. The quality of photos is very high and doesn’t give the typical stock photo look.
Pexels is similar to Unsplash. Photos are also free and the quality is top-notch. Better yet, new photos are added constantly. Since you can find almost anything here, Pexels is also one of the best websites for inspiration.
500px is one of the most popular photography communities. This is because you can create an account and upload your own photos. You can also follow other users, join groups, participate in discussions and much more. If you are looking for some type of inspiration, this is a great place to find it.
Behance is a site where photographers, designers and other creatives can display their work. You can sign up for an account and create your own portfolio. You can also get and give feedback and find plenty of amazing work at Behance.