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Light Painting, Light Writing or Light Graffiti is so much fun! Seriously addicting!
To start, you'll need: SLR camera (35 mm Film or digital) a tripod (or other steady surface) flashlights, laser pens, glow sticks, sparklers, candles, lighters...anything that lights up! ...
Let's set up the camera first. (and I'll apologize in advance for my grainy phone pictures) I used a Canon Rebel t3...so I'll show you how I set ...
Now you just have to wait until it's dark outside...or find a dark room. I set the camera up on the tripod and had my assistant pick a ...
My daughter used 4 finger lights from the dollar store. So cool!
Get a couple people in on the action. Here's my daughter standing still and I drew the angel wings and halo around her!
And all 3 of my kids with different lights. Looks like a jumbled light display...but they really got into it!
We discovered that a laser pen is a great way to write on the picture. One person stood with the color changing wand and the person at the ...
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