Conceptual photography is one of those ways, that you can get your concept across the mind of the viewer using just the contents of a photograph. Conceptual Photography doesn’t need much effort, but just an idea, and you can use any object in front of you to photograph and convey the message. Conceptual Photography is really one of those areas where the creative side of photographer comes in.
The idea factor obviously doesn’t need you to take days and hours thinking about a photograph in order for it to be a great image. This genre is simply where you have to put different types of various things in the field and grab an idea to use that stuff. Indeed Photoshop or other software does come in handy, to give some dramatic effect, but the harder part is capturing and you need to think alot to get something out of it.
The good thing about Conceptual Photography is that it makes healthy use of graphical symbols to represent ideas, movements, moods, anything and everything that the photographer might want to include in the message of their photograph. This experimental photography is amongst the top nowadays and every artist find it more easy to capture simple stuff and bring out a concept of it.
In this post, we tried to collect every possible worth looking photos of the genre Conceptual Photography for your inspiration. So expose your creativity and start conceptualizing. These are 100 photos and you might wanna take a look at our 100’s showcase too:
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I hope these above photographers were successful enough to convey their message through Conceptual photography and with a concept in it indeed. You can interpret these messages easily with the help of symbols in the photos. And on the other hand, the sweet thing is that a conceptual photography picture can be interpreted in more than one ways, due to the reason that even the photographer is stuck between the selection of ideas at times and in the end he throws in everything he has in mind.
In the end, I would still say conceptual photography is known to be one of the most creative genre of photography. Partly because it is harder as compared to other genres, but mostly because it takes a lot of time and patience to get that perfect conceptual shot.
Its all about an idea. Isn’t it? Any sample of Conceptual Photography you have, just leave it in comments 🙂