Low light levels make night photography a challenging yet rewarding subject. The best results require specialized equipment, like SLR cameras, tripods, cable releases and flashguns. After sunset, the everyday world is magically transformed, and city buildings, fireworks, thunderstorms and the northern lights all become popular subjects.
Here is the the awesome gallery of night photography, taken by avid and professional photographers who jumped into action when the sun sets. You may also be interested in the gallery of nature photography inspiration and landscape photography inspiration.