Light Painting

Photo credit: Dennis Calvert

No, the man you see above isn’t really on fire, it’s just a clever trick by photographer Dennis Calvert. He’s an expert at light painting, which involves manipulating both natural and artificial lights. In other words, it’s a technique in which exposures are made by moving a hand-held light source while taking a long exposure photograph, either to illuminate a subject or to shine a point of light directly at the camera. Light painting can also describe works where the camera itself is moved during exposure. Continue reading for more pictures.

Man On Fire

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