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Year Two (04) - Pixel Stick, Light Stick and City Streets

Have you see the videos online demonstrating a pixel stick... do you know what one is? It is a light stick designed for light painting which can be used to project images infront of the camera which are not visible to the naked eye. They are…

Day 328 - Abstract at Night

Dark evenings and the festive season approaching, so I thought I would pop along to the Garden of Lights and capture an abstract view of pods that have been generated to encourage evening visitors to the city centre. Night time photography…

Day 311- Studio Fun - Part 2 - Painting with Light

Part two of the Old Bakery session and we got to play with lights. I have done Light painting before, but it is always great fun to play with lights especially if you are in a setting where you can control the darkness, where you know other…

Day 235 - Bournemouth Air Show

I really wanted to visited Bournemouth Air Show, I last visited a few years back and I was desperate to go back this year as I wanted to see whether my photography had improved on not. Bournemouth Air Show is a 4 day event - it is free to watch…

Day 134 - Chasing the Dark - Part 2 (Stars)

Following on from yesterday's post on chasing the dark  ... I tried my first star trail which involved stacking images together.  Once again I was stuck at home so I had to take the images in the garden and I was really aware of the ambient…

Day 133 - Chasing the Dark - Part 1

Monday night was camera club, and we had a fascinating talk by a chap called Andrew Whyte all about chasing the dark. Andrew is a full time photographer, has www.longexposures.co.uk - if you want to see his work.  I have seen his light painting…

Day 84 - Motorway at Night

Following on from my night time photo shoot the other evening, when I had a go at some simple light painting - one of the other things I wanted to try before the lighter evenings reply is capturing motorway traffic - the nearest motorway bridge…

Day 82 - Light Painting

At the end of the week, we gain an extra hour of light in the evenings as the clocks change for British Summer Term, so now is the perfect time to make the most of the darker evenings and have a go at light painting. These are photos that I…