In pictures: 30 fantastic forest photos

Sunlight - Hans Kruse

Photographing forests can leave many photographers stumped; dull lighting can often prove challenging, and as for deciding on the perfect composition it can often be difficult to see the wood for the trees.

So if you’re struggling for inspiration on photographing forests, the images featured here are fantastic examples of just how creative you can be. Forget boring tree photos – shooting forests can yield some of the most versatile and creative results in landscape photography.

Waking Morning © Dmitriy Alekseev

Foggy Morning - Martin Rak

Foggy Morning © Martin Rak

© ‘Eye Poetry

More ghosts in the woods - Colin Campbell

More Ghosts in the Woods © Colin Campbell

Aspen Forest - Chad Galloway

Aspen Forest © Chad Galloway

Sleeping Forest

Sleeping Forest © Иван Казаков

The Forest Awakens © Dennis Fischer

Red Tree Line - Rok Godec

Red Tree Line © Rok Godec

The Cloaking Woods © Lars van de Goor

Sunlight - Hans Kruse

Sunlight © Hans Kruse

Nature 03 - Mihailo Radicevic

Nature 03 © Mihailo Radicevic

1567 - Peter Holme iii

1567 © Peter Holme iii

Silver - Brad Orr

Silver © Brad Orr

A Walk in the Woods - Ron Azevedo

A Walk in the Woods © Ron Azevedo

Sightings - Agneiszka Dargiel

Sightings © Agneiszka Dargiel


Miracle Forest © Michael-Muller

Red Wood - Evgeni Dinev

Red Wood © Evgeni Dinev

Meet in a Dream - Toshikazu Miyazaki

Meet in a Dream © Toshikazu Miyazaki

In the Woods - Peter Hartono

In the Woods © Peter Hartono

Louisiana Plantation - Pompo Bresciani

Louisiana Plantation © Pompo Bresciani

Hoh - Zeb Andrews

Hoh © Zeb Andrews

Into the Woods - Bas Meelker

Into the Woods © Bas Meelker

Cynics are right nine times out of 10 - Marty Desilets

Cynics are Right Nine Times Out of Ten © Marty Desilets

Gordon Adler

© Gordon Adler

Highness - Alain Baumgarten

Highness © Alain Baumgarten

Heavenly Light - Ron Azevedo

Heavenly Light © Ron Azevedo

Dukes Pass Trossachs - David Mould

Dukes Pass Trossachs © David Mould

Falling into Winter - Agnieszka Dargiel

Falling into Winter © Agnieszka Dargiel

Enchanted Forest - Andreas Jones

Enchanted Forest © Andreas Jones

50,000 miles beneath my brain - Johny Blaze

50,000 Miles Beneath My Brain © Johny Blaze



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