May Photo Prompts

Happy 1st day of May! Are you ready for some photo prompts to inspire you throughout the month? Check out the following list for inspiration.

  1. Selfie
  2. May Flowers
  3. Favorite Thing
  4. Family
  5. Old
  6. Reflection
  7. Nature
  8. 3 of a Kind
  9. Mother
  10. Low Light
  11. Broken
  12. 4 pm
  13. Whimsy
  14. New
  15. Colorful
  16. Favorite Meal
  17. Fuzzy
  18. Monochrome
  19. Clouds
  20. Love
  21. Water
  22. Shapes
  23. Patterns
  24. Sunset/Sunrise
  25. Ground Level
  26. Eye Level
  27. Rooftop
  28. In-Between
  29. Streets
  30. Movement
  31. Black & White

20 Earth Day Photo Prompts

April 22, 2021 is Earth Day. The annual holiday recognizes the need to preserve the planet for future generations. Grab your camera or cell. Go outdoors and document the beautiful world around you. Share your photos on social media to help promote the natural beauty of the Earth.  

Do you need some photo inspiration? Check out the following Earth Day photo prompts.

  1. Photo of yourself outside
  2. Clouds
  3. Weather
  4. Trees
  5. Hiking or Walking Trail
  6. Rocks or Stones
  7. Wild Animal (Remember to keep a safe distance)
  8. Leaves
  9. Wildflowers
  10. Birds
  11. Landscape
  12. Waterscape
  13. Hills or Mountain
  14. Blades of Grass
  15. Sunrise or Sunset
  16. Night
  17. Butterfly or Other Flying Insect
  18. Dirt, Mud, or Sand
  19. Frogs or Turtles
  20. Need for Conservation

April Photo Prompts

Spring is here. Flowers are starting to bloom. Days are slowly growing longer. The nicer weather is perfect for being outdoors and taking pictures. Whether you use your phone or a camera, use your imagination to create beautiful images.

Image by S. Hermann & F. Richter from Pixabay 

Do you need some inspiration? Check out the following photo prompts for April.

  1. Selfie
  2. Birds
  3. Easter Décor
  4. Happy Easter!
  5. Nature
  6. Insects
  7. Family
  8. Weather
  9. Trees
  10. Flowers
  11. Bubbles
  12. Food
  13. 2 pm
  14. Low Light
  15. Patterns
  16. Lines
  17. Historical
  18. Black and White
  19. Faces
  20. Colors
  21. Landscape
  22. Earth Day
  23. Bright Light
  24. Shadows
  25. Home
  26. Water
  27. Movement
  28. Culture/Art
  29. Street
  30. Random

March Photo Prompts

March brings St. Patrick’s Day, Spring Equinox, and much more. The warmer weather presents a perfect opportunity to get out and take pictures. Do you need some inspiration? Check out the following photo prompts.

  1. Selfie (The first day of the month calls for a new selfie or two)
  2. Out Your Window
  3. 9 am
  4. Flags
  5. Texture
  6. Sun Flare
  7. Reflections
  8. Distance
  9. Up Close
  10. Dusk
  11. Love
  12. Back Roads
  13. Landscape
  14. Light
  15. Warm and Fuzzy
  16. Green
  17. Happy St. Patrick’s Day!
  18. Angles
  19. Friendship
  20. Spring
  21. Flowers
  22. Nature
  23. Signs
  24. Patterns
  25. Street
  26. Similar
  27. Different
  28. Full Moon
  29. Silhouette
  30. Abstract
  31. Edible

February Photo Prompts

Welcome, February 2021! Time to take some photos! Of course, many believe February is the month of love! Do not forget, Valentine’s Day is February 14th. Do you need some photo inspiration? Check out the following prompts for February 2021!

  1. New month, new selfie.
  2. Low Light
  3. Food
  4. Pink
  5. Fluffy
  6. Lines
  7. Shapes
  8. Sunrise or Sunset
  9. Love
  10. Stuffed Animal
  11. Flowers
  12. Hearts
  13. Chocolates
  14. Valentine’s Day!
  15. 3 pm
  16. Patterns
  17. 3 Like Objects
  18. Water
  19. Roads or Streets
  20. Signs
  21. Down Low
  22. Clouds
  23. Weather
  24. Up High
  25. Close-Up
  26. Far Away
  27. Out the Window
  28. To Your Left

 

January Photo Prompts

Time to say good-bye to 2020 and welcome 2021! Are you looking for fun things to do in the new year? How about taking photos? Don’t worry. You do not need an expensive camera; your cell phone will work. Check out the following January photo prompts for inspiration.

Photo Prompts for January

  1. Welcome 2021-New Selfie
  2. Snow
  3. Ice
  4. On Your Right
  5. Sunrise
  6. Warm Beverage
  7. Cozy
  8. Shapes
  9. Mid-Day
  10. Black and White
  11. Street Art
  12. Backroads
  13. Out Your Window
  14. Winter
  15. On your Left
  16. Birds
  17. Signs
  18. New
  19. Old
  20. Skyline
  21. Tree
  22. Middle
  23. Down Low
  24. Clouds
  25. Blue
  26. Shiny
  27. Glass
  28. Water
  29. Favorite
  30. Food
  31. Patterns

Have fun with your photo prompts. Print out your photos, make scrapbooks, or share on social media.

 

 

November Photo Prompts

In the northern parts of the states, November brings colder temperatures and the season’s first snowfall. Of course, Thanksgiving, a holiday to give thanks, is at the end of the month. But every day is a perfect time to take photos. Do you need some inspiration? Check out the following photo prompts for November.

  1. Selfie
  2. Contrast
  3. Vote
  4. Mask
  5. Black and white
  6. Colors
  7. Signs
  8. Low-light
  9. Road
  10. Comfort
  11. Shapes
  12. Nature
  13. Orange
  14. Warmth
  15. Current view
  16. Pet
  17. Love
  18. Snack
  19. Weather
  20. Blue
  21. 3 pm
  22. Distance
  23. Family
  24. Gratitude
  25. Harvest or bounty
  26. Happy Thanksgiving! (USA)
  27. Big
  28. Window
  29. Sunset or sunrise
  30. Warm Beverage

Photo Prompts for October

October brings cool crisp days, pumpkin picking, and Halloween. The time is perfect to grab your camera and snap your favorite scene. Do you need some inspiration? Check out the following photo prompts.

31 Photo Prompts for October

  1. Selfie
  2. Up close
  3.  Down low
  4. 8 am
  5. Warm beverage
  6. Up high
  7. Far away
  8. Black and white
  9. Landscape
  10. Sunrise/sunset
  11. Signs
  12. Animal
  13. Circles
  14. Water
  15. Friendship
  16. Street
  17. Still
  18. Beverage
  19. Food
  20. 3 pm
  21. Peace
  22. Treat
  23. Plenty
  24. Shadows
  25. Paths
  26. Halloween candy
  27. Dusk (low-light)
  28. Orange and black
  29. Halloween decor
  30. Pumpkins
  31. Happy Halloween! Your choice.

 

Photo Prompts for September

September brings cooler temperatures to the Northern Hemisphere. As summer fades into autumn, you have the perfect opportunity to get outdoors and take photos. Do you need some inspiration? Check out the following photo prompts for September.

September’s Photo Prompts

  1. Selfie (yes, start each month with a selfie)
  2. Water
  3. Current View
  4. Relaxation
  5. Low Light
  6. Bright
  7. Memories
  8. Colors
  9. Distance
  10. Food
  11. Time
  12. Sunrise or Sunset
  13. Nature
  14. Comfy
  15. Smile
  16. Love
  17. Noon
  18. Pet
  19. A Look-Back
  20. Close Proximity
  21. Harvest
  22. First Day of Autumn
  23. Leaves
  24. Roads
  25. Something to Your Right
  26. Home
  27. Lines
  28. Shapes
  29. Portrait
  30. Beauty

Have a great September! And take lots of pictures.

Photo Prompts for August

Can you believe August is here already? The summer is going by fast. Are you looking for something fun to do? Here’s a simple activity to enhance your photo skills while using your imagination.

31 Photo Prompts for August

  1. Selfie
  2. Shadows
  3. Sunrise/sunset
  4. Water
  5. Favorite view
  6. Out the window
  7. Smooth
  8. Lines
  9. Texture
  10. Rocks
  11. Clouds
  12. Signs
  13. Low light
  14. Purple
  15. Paper
  16. Photo of another photo
  17. Animal
  18. Something old or abandoned
  19. Flowers
  20. Flashback
  21. Comfy
  22. Current view
  23. On a table
  24. Sport
  25. Food
  26. Reflection
  27. Something tall
  28. Something short
  29. Green
  30. Hopeful
  31. Love