Sparkler Writing | Have some fun this Fourth of July with Sparkler Messages! Think.Make.Share, a blog from the Creative Studios at Hallmark, will teach you how to use your cameras to create memorable photographs as you write with sparklers! This is such a cool photo idea that can be used for all kinds of specials occasions—like engagements, weddings, baby announcements, and gender reveals!
How to Calculate Long Exposures in Night Photography? If we are accustomed to taking our photos of the day or at least in places duly lit, probably we never used exposure times slower than a few seconds.
Star trail time lapse photos. Set up your camera in a safe and sturdy place and take pics every couple of minutes. Make a composite in Photoshop of Lightroom and you will have your very own star trails! Hope to take some like this once I have a tripod.
Research: How To Get Started With Long-Exposure Photography. This website includes a list of the equipment used to create the photos, a short explanation on the Theory of the Exposure Triangle and the technique used, and the camera settings used.
An interesting daytime long exposure photography tutorial by Alex Wise that covers the equipment needed for daytime long exposures, examples of how the effect works and a chart to help you calculate your long exposure photographs.