The Beauty of Taj Mahal from various Photographers

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One of the finest Master Pieces of World Heritage Sites, considered to be the Jewel of Muslim Architecture in India, Taj Mahal was Built by Shah Jahan in memory of his wife Mumtaj. This stunning architecture made of marble has also been a symbol of love with fantastic decorations & art work both in the interiors and exteriors. It has been the most eminent and perfect symbol for most poets, artists and yes photographers.

Numerous photographers and travelers visiting Agra in India must have clicked almost every possible angle of this masterpiece. It has always been of such attraction. Here in this article we have tried to bring you a fascinating collection of pictures showing the real beauty of Taj Mahal from various famous photographers all over the world.

These Photographers teach us the importance of composition with artistic values and show us how the picture differs even with the subject being this single Master Piece Taj Mahal.

Taj Mahal from the river side by Samuel Bourne in the 1860s

Taj Mahal from the river side by Samuel Bourne in the 1860s
Source : Flickr

The Taj Mahal Circa 1890

The Taj Mahal Circa 1890
Source: OldIndianPhotos

Taj Mahal by Raghu Rai

Taj Mahal by Raghu Rai
Photo Credit : Raghu Rai / Magnum Photos

Taj Mahal by Raghu Rai

Taj Mahal by Raghu Rai
Photo Credit : Raghu Rai / Magnum Photos

Taj Mahal by Raghu Rai

Taj Mahal by Raghu Rai
Photo Credit : Raghu Rai / Magnum Photos

Taj Mahal Reflection by Steve McCurry

Taj-Mahal Reflection by Steve McCurry
Photo Credit : Steve McCurry / Magnum Photos

Steam Train by Steve McCurry

Steam Train by Steve McCurry
Photo Credit : Steve McCurry / Magnum Photos

Taj Mahal by Steve McCurry

Taj Mahal by Steve McCurry
Photo Credit : Steve McCurry / Magnum Photos

Boatman on the river by Ian Berry

Boatman on the river by Ian Berry
Photo Credit : Ian Berry / Magnum Photos

Taj Mahal by Burt Glinn

Taj Mahal by Burt Glinn
Photo Credit : Burt Glinn / Magnum Photos

Taj Mahal by Carl De Keyzer

Taj Mahal by Carl De Keyzer
Photo Credit : Carl De Keyzer / Magnum Photos

Women in Red by Yaman Ibrahim

Women in Red by Yaman Ibrahim
Photo Credit : Yaman Ibrahim / 500px

Taj & Dog by Yaman Ibrahim

Taj & Dog by Yaman Ibrahim
Photo Credit : Yaman Ibrahim / 500px

Mesmerized by Beauty by Amir Ghasemi

Mesmerized by Beauty by Amir Ghasemi
Photo Credit : Amir Ghasemi / 500px

Spirit of Taj by Amir Ghasemi

Spirit of Taj by Amir Ghasemi
Photo Credit : Amir Ghasemi / 500px

The Taj Mahal at Sunset by Debashis Talukdar

The Taj Mahal at Sunset by Debashis Talukdar
Photo Credit : Debashis Talukdar / 500px

Taj Mahal by David Greyo

Taj Mahal by David Greyo
Photo Credit : David Greyo / 500px

Early morning fog at the Taj Mahal by Ilse Koning

Early morning fog at the Taj Mahal by Ilse Koning
Photo Credit : Ilse Koning / Flickr

On the banks of the Jumna by Ran Chakrabarti

On the banks of the Jumna by Ran Chakrabarti
Photo Credit : Ran Chakrabarti / Flickr

Misty Taj by Daniel Cheong

Misty Taj by Daniel Cheong
Photo Credit : Daniel Cheong / 500px

Gate to Heaven by Piet Flour

Gate to Heaven by Piet Flour
Photo Credit : Piet Flour / 500px

The Taj By Don César

The Taj By Don César
Photo Credit : Don César / Flickr

Taj Mahal with a Camel and his owner by Himanshu Khagta

Taj Mahal with a Camel and his owner by Himanshu Khagta
Photo Credit : Himanshu Khagta / Flickr

The Magical Taj with leaves and flowers by Soumya Bandyopadhyay

The Magical Taj with leaves and flowers by Soumya Bandyopadhyay
Photo Credit : Soumya Bandyopadhyay / Flickr

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  1. Raghav says:

    The most breathtaking pictures(panoramas) I have ever seen are here- http://www.airpano.com/360Degree-VirtualTour.php?3D=Taj-Mahal-India
    Would be great if you could add them to the list!

  2. Travel ideas says:

    Wow! Great collection of Taj Mahal photos. I like clicks by Soumya Bandyopadhyay & Yaman Ibrahim.

  3. Ragulan says:

    Thanks for the great Collection

  4. Mind blowing!
    Thanks for sharing!

  5. sanjib ganguly says:

    Inspiring Images.

  6. Cool! My image made it in here! :) :) :)

  7. Sri Harsha says:

    Its a suprise not to see the picture of the taj by trey ratcliff. good collection though

  8. Here is another, similar in theme to the Raghu Rai, taken in 1988

  9. Here is another, similar in theme to the Raghu Rai, taken in 1988
    http://wideangle.aminus3.com/image/2007-06-13.html

  10. pravin indrekar says:

    Respected sir,
    Let me know one thing, there is a one picture of Taj Mahal by Sir Steve McCury a world famous photographer,the photo is train is going from front of the Tajmahal,my friend is living in Agra and he is a also photographer he says me there is not possible to do such kind of composition with train near TajMahal,
    so let me know this photo is taken by which year by Sir Steve McCury.please help me for increase my knowledge.
    With regards
    Pravin Indrekar
    Ahmedabad Gujarat.

  11. Sonal says:

    Dam Good Collection (Y)

  12. i have an unique photograph of taj mahal, kindly check it out. i wish my photograph can be include in this page

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