Showing posts for 'lightpainting'. Clear search

Paddington Central download- w/c 09/01

January 09, 2017 - Earlier this year I was invited to participate in a public display of images at three prestigious sites across London. T...
Read the Full Post »

Paddington Central download- w/c 02/01

January 02, 2017 - Earlier this year I was invited to participate in a public display of images at three prestigious sites across London. T...
Read the Full Post »

Paddington Central download- w/c 26/12

December 26, 2016 - Earlier this year I was invited to participate in a public display of images at three prestigious sites across London. T...
Read the Full Post »

Broadgate download- w/c 19/12

December 19, 2016 - Earlier this year I was invited to participate in a public display of images at Broadgate, London. The proposed light cu...
Read the Full Post »

Broadgate download- w/c 12/12

December 13, 2016 - Earlier this year I was invited to participate in a public display of images at Broadgate, London. The proposed light cu...
Read the Full Post »

Extreme Exposure: the human lantern

July 09, 2015 - It was September last year when the first discussions took place. Could we create a human lantern to illuminate the casc...
Read the Full Post »

Road to enlightenment

June 18, 2015 - Twilight starts early at this time of year. Approaching Pen-Y-Fan from the south-west the sky was already brightening ah...
Read the Full Post »

SLS

June 16, 2015 - Lightpainting and urban scenes are commonly considered not to mix. The complications are many, from relatively simple ma...
Read the Full Post »

York squared

June 03, 2015 - Lightpainting in York's famous Shambles for a commercial assignment. Producing work in urban areas where shadows are min...
Read the Full Post »

BTS: creating an automotive lightpainting composite in complete darkness

May 18, 2015 - There's plenty of written advice about shooting automotive lightpainting images- I've even written a couple of tutorials...
Read the Full Post »

Unmoved

April 18, 2015 - Adding some colour and depth to the scene using coloured light & a wide aperture. First try in the field with a new pale...
Read the Full Post »



064: emerge

March 05, 2015 - A disproportionately time-consuming shot to make but pleased to finally seize the chance in this series to give my new s...
Read the Full Post »

063: out to sea

March 04, 2015 - Occasionally a shot comes first time but it's more likely that even the most simple of images will be the product of a c...
Read the Full Post »

061: umm

March 02, 2015 - On reflection, I have no words to explain the thinking behind this image. Let's just write it off to the interesting dec...
Read the Full Post »

049: incomplete

February 18, 2015 - One of the staples of lightpainting is spinning a light on the end of a string or cable to create a sphere of light. Pla...
Read the Full Post »



041: lifelines

February 10, 2015 - 'twas cold.
Read the Full Post »

040: primary forms

February 09, 2015 - It's unusual to get things right on the first attempt and this shot was no exception. From exposure level to subject ali...
Read the Full Post »

030: travellers

January 30, 2015 - A project I've had up my sleeve (or, more correctly, in my pocket) for a little while now. The loan of the Xperia Z3 Com...
Read the Full Post »

020: unplugged

January 20, 2015 - Bought this LED on a whim to see if I could power it with batteries. Seem to have gone one step further and generated wi...
Read the Full Post »

014: nailed it

January 14, 2015 - It's blowing a gale and the rain's lashing down. I'm not hugely deterred by bad weather when needs must but tonight, nee...
Read the Full Post »

007: creative expression

January 07, 2015 - ...because I can't imagine being slain for creative expression.
Read the Full Post »

006: momentum

January 06, 2015 - Circles. Popular amongst lightpainters on account of being straightforward to produce with minimal equipment. For the u...
Read the Full Post »

002: a light touch

January 02, 2015 - Dan got some LED gloves for Christmas so, along with his dad, we met up to give them a whirl for lightpainting. With th...
Read the Full Post »

Do you want Ice with that?

November 11, 2013 - As photographers we've all got our own idiosyncrasies, processes we go through to to get "the shot" or shortcuts we make...
Read the Full Post »

The dynamics of nighttime rig shots

August 12, 2013 - The shot: A one-minute automotive rigshot. I met up with Justin from Car Camera Rig to explore how long we could push th...
Read the Full Post »

A Smile to light up the night

May 09, 2013 - The Shot: A long exposure with light trails to reveal The Smiler, the world’s first 14 looping roller coaster at Alton...
Read the Full Post »

Lots Of Time Under Starlight

March 07, 2013 - The Shot: A Lotus Evora finished in stunning ‘Chrome Orange’ paintwork The Story: I’m always on the lookout for l...
Read the Full Post »

Go drive!

February 26, 2013 - The Shot: An automotive rigshot- made by attaching the camera to the car via suction cups and a long boom- shot over 30...
Read the Full Post »

Heading your way

February 07, 2013 - The shot: A colourful sphere of light squeezed into an old folly. Polaris is aligned above, to create a neat circle of...
Read the Full Post »