Blurry Shapes: Unleashing the Bokeh
While browsing the excellent photography Stack Exchange site and learning lots about bokeh, I came across the awesome idea that led to this shot:
The effect here is in the Christmas lights—they’re regular lights—and by adding this lens filter, stuff that’s normally blurry goes crazy:
With this in place, the image on the left turns into the image on the right (similar focus distance):
Sarah said on 2011-01-11
Cool post, honey :) Sorry about my super photography knowledge stealing your thunder. You probably now know how I feel about every other thing in the world that is not directly related to babies, music or photography (and some things that are).