32 photos in which luck was on the side of photographers


A lot of factors must coincide to get a successful photo. Professionals sometimes spend years waiting to catch that very moment on their cameras. But sometimes this moment can be captured completely accidentally by amateurs. In both cases, a simple shot becomes a masterpiece.

This jumping dog looks like a hero of anime cartoons.

© infinite_burrito/reddit

Who did the stork bring to us?

© me_007/reddit

“I love you so much that I want to eat you up!”

© GallowBoob/reddit

This magic lasts less than a second.

© tkmj75/reddit

“My very favorite picture of my father. He’s the one that set the camera’s timer.”

© LovelySweet1789/reddit

The dance of yin and yang

© VivanTLopez/reddit

“Sometimes, extremely rarely, it just all comes together for a wildlife photographer. I’m so glad this time it did.”

© GeorgeTheExplorer/reddit

What an optimistic truck!

© poedamneron25/reddit

Here we see the difference of tempers in one shot.

© ImmunosuppressivePip/reddit

This service dog enjoys his cake on the occasion of his retirement.

© sw0le_patr0l/reddit

“Look, it looks cool with this filter!”

© sapperdanman/reddit

A mesmerizing jump from a humpback whale

© firstpageguy/reddit

This mother elephant is defending her cubs from a bull.

© kiproping/reddit

Cats flirting

© Octopus72/reddit

Another prince jumped away!

© DoSomthing/reddit

His Majesty the Cat

© iklegemma/reddit

An ideal moment of unity with nature

© nicksta18/imgur

What a meeting!

© VladislavMiloslav/reddit

“Been dreaming of this moment since Belle and Snow White showed me how it’s done.”

© howdeedodee/reddit

Someone managed to capture the moment when the lightning shot the tree.

© Reddit-or-forget-it/reddit

The perfidy of seagulls has no boundaries.

© jammasterdj/reddit

“Found him in Achankovil Forest in Kerala, India.”

© Panda_911/reddit

It’s not a child but an angel!

© me_007/reddit

An eclipse through the wing of a bird

© Andthenabird/reddit

Grace is definitely not his main feature.

© JavaReallySucks/reddit

“We bet you didn’t notice Godzilla.”

© Dial7ToUndial/imgur

Playing hide and seek. Level: God.

© sms103/reddit

10 points for artistry!

© Quarafee/reddit

Just a plane landing…

© unknown

“My cat sneezed as soon as I took this picture.”

© Rad_Raptor64/reddit

Hot tea spilled at −40°F

© LittleDank/reddit

“It’s not a hovercraft, just really clear water.”


Sometimes photographers hunt for the perfect frame for a lifetime, and sometimes it turns out completely spontaneously.