The Winner of the November 2014 Monthly Competition!
The Subject of the month was “Animals”.
You can see the other photos that placed and those enter for Critique on the Monthly Entries Page!
~Sheen Watkins, Lightstalking.com
Have you ever wondered how photographers are able to depict lights with a star effect along piers, boardwalks or a sunrise with trailing rays peering through beams? One easy way is with a star filter. The other requires a simple technique using the light, the camera and the aperture (f/stop) settings. Either way, the stars are within your reach (couldn’t resist the pun).
Examples of lights that can be cast into starbursts include (but are not limited to) lighted street posts, holiday lights, leading lights on a pier or street, the sun, a candle and even a lightbulb.
Read more at: Lightstalking.com!