I am an avid (some say rabid) amatuer photographer for many years now. I love to travel the world and explore thru the lens of my camera. However there are places I will probably never visit and pictures I will never have the opportunity to capture, I turn to the internet to satisfy for phototgraphic hunger when I’m home between trips and shoots.
There are thousands of phtograpic blogs and sites out there – and like anyone I have more than my share of favorites that send me daily tips and top photos.. In order to help you out, I’ve put together a list of some of my favourite photgraphy blogs that I read on a regular basis and those that I think you should consider and will enjoy reading in 2015. If you’re not following these blogs already, I guarantee that you’ll be subscribing and adding them straight into your bookmarks!
Some of these blogs are popular and quite well-known, where as others are new, up-and-coming blogs that have already caught my attention! I hope that you find some new faces on this list to inspire you journey in photography.
Here is my list of top 15 photography blogs to follow in 2015!
Warning: These blogs are highly addictive reads and I will bear no responsibility for the countless hours of your time that you will inevitably spend browsing their amazing photos, stories and tips!
Earth In Colors
Home to Francesco,aka Moyan Bren, an up and coming Italian travel photographer. Provides travel stories and photos from around the globe.
Stuck In Customs
Trey Ratcliff is considered the top travel photographer online. Also extremely well known and popular for this magnificent subtle HDR work. Be careful when visiting his site as you may lose track of time browsing his fantastic images.
Notes From the Road
Erik Gauger’s travel photography site. Vibrant, rich colors and awesome locations. Erik always has a great story to tell with each location he shoots.
Roads and Kingdoms
In my opinion the photography is matched if not exceeded at times by the stories. Photography’s answer to Andrew Bourdain. A great way to get an authentic view of life in locales all over the globe.
Richard left behind a pointless corporate life to pursue a passion: to share with the world [his] love for the wilderness, wild places, and the creatures that inhabit them. His goal is to assist others make the transition as he has.
The site is dedicated to showcasing the very best photography from artists, curators, bookmakers and photo organizations around the world. Editor and founder Andy Adams is constantly raising the bar and bringing attention to the industry’s rising stars, best kept secrets and names we as image makers and lovers need to know.
The Photo Argus
The Photo Argus is a resource for photographers novice to advanced. They provide useful information, inspiration, technique, photographer showcases and more.
Cambridge in Colour
Cambridge in Colour is an online learning environment where photographers can come to improve their skills. After its founding in 2005, it has grown substantially both in content and in the number of visitors it attracts. On any given day, over 20,000 different people are learning about photography and contributing in the forums community
DIY Photography (or DIYP for short) started in 2006 as a place for gear lusting photographers (hence the name), it has quickly evolved into a place of inspiration, education, gear chat and a place for photographers to hang out.
Photography Blogger is a creative photo journal for photographers. The site features useful tips, inspirations, showcases, and more.
Full of awesome information for photographers, and the creators, Rob and Lauren, put out some of the best photography tutorial ebooks on the market.
David is a world-traveler, an amazing photographer, and an even better writer. His articles tend more towards inspiration and eye-opening posts combined with some great photography.
Outdoor Photographer is the premier magazine about outdoor photography. Their photography technique articles are geared to helping you capture the best wildlife, travel and outdoor sports photography.
500px has some of the best photos on the planet on their website. And, they have a really great blog that showcases some of the best work on their site, as well as features on photographers.
Founder of KelbyOne and edito/publisher of Photoshop User Magazine, Scott has been at the forefront of the photography scene for years. Always something new and/or free in his blog.
I will continue to add more of my favourite photography blogs to the list over the year!
Who are your favourite photography bloggers or are you a blogging photographer yourself? Let me know in the comment section below – I’m always after some fresh new faces to follow!