Night photography ideas: how to make a light dome effect using an old bike wheel

Night photography ideas: how to make a light dome effect using an old bike wheel

Try a different kind of light painting with one of our favourite night photography ideas! In this tutorial we’ll show you how to apply a bit of DIY photography ethos and create a beautiful light dome effect from an old bike wheel…

Star trails: how to use your camera’s Bulb mode to capture stunning long exposures

Star trails: how to use your camera's Bulb mode to capture stunning long exposures

Star trails are a popular subject to shoot this time of year, but knowing how to use your camera’s Bulb mode setting is the only way you’ll get an exposure long enough to capture the classic night photography effect you’re after. In this tutorial we’ll show you how to hold the shutter open as long as you like.

Creative photography ideas: create light trails with sparklers

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If you’re looking for a great New Year’s Eve photo idea or simply struggling to find creative photography ideas to keep you busy on dark nights, we’ve got the perfect thing for you. Sparklers allow you to create golden light trails and shapes, and they’re cheap to buy and easy to use.