Action Photos: 20+ Photos that Amaze and Inspire

Some of the most intriguing photographs are those that perfectly capture a moment during intense action. Well-timed photos stop the action and present an amazing  perspective. In this post we’ll showcase more than 20 different examples of outstanding action photography.

Action photography can be extremely challenging in order to get quality results, so the photos shown here should serve as inspiration to demonstrate what is possible. If you’re looking for another interesting photography post, be sure to visit this one on aerial photography.

To see a larger version of the photo or to see more work from the photographer, click on the images or the credit links below each photo and you’ll be led to the source.

Action Photography

Photo credit: Nick Rudnicki

Action Photography

Photo credit: Nick Rudnicki

Action Photography

Photo credit: Rhys Logan

Action Photography

Photo credit: Rhys Logan

Action Photography

Photo credit: Rhys Logan

Action Photography

Photo credit: Oliver Smith

Action Photography

Photo credit: Rene-Pierre Normandeau

Action Photography

Photo credit: Rene-Pierre Normandeau

Action Photography

Photo credit: Ken Hermann

Action Photography

Photo credit: Ken Hermann

Action Photography

Photo credit: Nat Sakhonbut

Action Photography

Photo credit: JudliLiosatos

Action Photography

Photo credit: Giopic

Action Photography

Photo credit: Eduardo Amorim

Action Photography

Photo credit: Eduardo Amorim

Action Photography

Photo credit: viamoi

Action Photography

Photo credit: Eduardo Amorim

Action Photography

Photo credit: viamoi

Action Photography

Photo credit: viamoi

Action Photography

Photo credit: Rama V

Action Photography

Photo credit: Zach Stern

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