A Step-by-Step Guide to Achieving the Perfect Starburst Effect – Photography Article

Adding a starburst effect to your images is a great way to spice things up and really grab the attention of your viewers. Seeing rays of light slice through your photo is one of the most enjoyable tricks to pull off, especially if you haven’t really done this sort of thing before. While some software programs let you do this on your computer, the real magic comes when you do it by knowing how to use your camera. Step 1:…

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500px Blog » How To Shoot Dreamy Backlit Portraits With Natural Light – Photography Article

Lisa Holloway is an internationally-published, award-winning fine art portrait photographer from rural Northwestern Arizona. A Canon girl since Day One, Lisa is self-taught and works exclusively with natural light.  She has been in the portraiture business, photographing clients in the Las Vegas metro area since 2008.  When Lisa is not pursuing her photography interests, she loves the outdoors, road trips, cooking, thunderstorms, and spending time with her husband and 10 children. In this tutorial, Lisa will demonstrate how she created backlight…

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