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Bokeh Photography Tutorial: 3 Ways to Get Started

Bokeh comes from the Japanese word boke (ボケ), which means “blur” or “blur quality.” Learn how to easily get started with creating your own bokeh-effect photography with 3 steps on the Redbubble blog. Add this gorgeous lighting effect to your favorite shots for a dazzling, romantic look.

FISHERMAN AND SKIFF ON THE RIVER OF MIST. Okinawa Soba, via Flickr. THIS IMAGE is one of several examples of a largely ignored facet of Old Japanese Photography -- a genre called "TAISHO ART" or "TAISHO PICTORIAL PHOTOGRAPHY". The pictorialism movement in Japan reached its peak during the reign of EMPEROR TAISHO (1912-26)