The beauty of abstract is that any thing can be pictured and categorized as an abstract photograph. Nothing is considered as right or wrong in this art of photography.Thus to sum it up the art of abstract photography is a kind of liberal art which is not entangled within the chain of rules, there are no rules at all in abstract photography.
Still life photography is considered more of an art of making pictures rather than taking them. Still life photos are often captured by arranging the objects according to our own choice in a manner that they define a typical scenario or convey a special message.
Conceptual photography is all about giving your creative ideas a picture on the screen which is a mix of a real world and artificial drawing through computer tools. Conceptual photography is very liberal kind of an art in which the photographer uses all his photography ideas and gives them a picture by using all means of photography whether its natural pictures or artificial ones drawn by different computer software.
Watching a picture of rain or enjoying rain it self brings millions of thoughts to ones mind. It is such a view that one always relates it with his inner feelings and emotions. A happy person would like to dance in a rain or enjoy walking in the rain. And in case if he looks on a rain photography a smile will shine on his face followed by a spark in his eyes.
Every day of our life is full of emotions which are expressed in different moods through different expressions . Thus when ever there is a picture which is captured in order to capture a mood or which gives the feelings of the emotions hidden in that photograph this is very much categorized as mood photography. Mostly mood photography is done through taking random pictures from daily life and trying to reveal the emotions and the mood through different lightening and coloring effects.
Portrait photography is an art which gives us a chance to have a look through the photographer’s eyes. It could be a colored portrait or it might be a black and white portrait depending upon the choice of photographer. However in my point of view the black and white portraits give a deeper insight into the picture and reveal the unsaid more deeply than the colored portraits.