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Interesting Photo of the Day: Light Painting Graffiti

Interesting Photo of the Day: Light Painting Graffiti

Light painting is one of the most creative genres of photography. It requires you to be not just technically sound with your camera, but also able to manifest a work of art only visible in your mind’s eye. This does not simply require in-depth planning and a deep understanding of lighting and your camera—it also […]

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Light Painting Against a Milky Way Backdrop

Light Painting Against a Milky Way Backdrop

Light painting is an interesting long-exposure photography technique that you can use to create artistic images. With this technique, you can use artificial light to highlight a selected portion or particular elements in the frame. Only those elements where you decide to light paint will be visible in the final image while the rest will […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: RC Plane Light Painting

Interesting Photo of the Day: RC Plane Light Painting

This photo takes long exposure to the next level. Photographer Kevin Paschal expertly captures stars in the sky, movement in the water, and the lights from a radio-controlled (RC) plane doing tricks over the water. Paschal flies RC planes as a hobby and has incorporated it into his photography. There are LED lights on the […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Light Painting & Milky Way

Interesting Photo of the Day: Light Painting & Milky Way

If somebody showed me an image of the Milky Way, I’d expect the Milky Way to be the outstanding feature of that image. And for me, this has almost always been true. Nothing can be in the same frame as the Milky Way and beat it – nothing outshines the star clusters. But, the following […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Light Painting Wrapped Portrait

Interesting Photo of the Day: Light Painting Wrapped Portrait

Smartphone cameras have come a very long way. So much that in the hands of a skilled photographer, the results are almost indistinguishable at a glance. Phone cameras have improved so much that you can use manual controls just like in your camera. This has opened the floodgates to some really creative photography. Take the […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Portrait with Light Painting

Interesting Photo of the Day: Portrait with Light Painting

It’s usually when you think out of the box that you get some mind boggling images. For instance, it’s not everyday that you come across a portrait that was taken with a long exposure. Photographer Adrian Mechocki specializes in the art of light painting and took the following portrait using the technique: This image is […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Bicycle Light Painting

Interesting Photo of the Day: Bicycle Light Painting

Low light and long exposure – this combination opens up a lot of opportunities for a photographer. With this combo, it’s then all up to the photographer to make use of his or her creativity to make images. Light painting is one such popular form of photography that many photographers use to create outstanding images. […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: LED Light Painting

Interesting Photo of the Day: LED Light Painting

You have a true artist on your hands when there is zero post production involved in a photograph. Janne Parviainen, a Finnish artist, creates astounding light painting photographs using various light sources and long exposure times. This piece is titled “Days of Our Lives”: A 24 minute exposure time allowed Parviainen to trace the entire […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Epic Light Painting Self Portrait

Interesting Photo of the Day: Epic Light Painting Self Portrait

Today’s Interesting Photo of the Day is a self-portrait made by Ian Hobson, a UK photographer who specializes in painting with light. All of his effects are done in-camera, without any post-processing enhancement. He uses many types of torches in his work, but this one was done simply with a speedlight and a light stick. […]

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Light Painting Photography: 5 Hacks

Light Painting Photography: 5 Hacks

Light painting is a long exposure photography technique that you can use to creatively capture photos in the dark. By using light sources as brushes, you can draw shapes and patterns. COOPH has put together this video with five hacks that you can use for light painting: 1. Laser Scanning You can get a cool […]

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