I tried a different, more ghostly effect with the light painting app on my camera last night.
I built up these composite images by simply using a torch to illuminate myself against the background of a darkened room and I really like the effect.
I shall continue to experiment with the technique, but see what you think of my first few attempts at making phantoms of myself.
It used to be a popular prank when I was a kid
In the days when a slow panoramic shot was taken of the entire school by a patient photographer, a daring pupil from one end of the shot could run behind the assembled ranks of his fellow classmates, to reach the opposite end in time to appear in the photo twice.
Well, I thought I’d have a go at that this afternoon, with Audrey’s assistance, and here are the results of our experiment.
She’s always talking to herself, now I know how she does it.
At this time of year, I manage to catch the sunrise and the sunset on my way to and from work, on the edge of Exmoor National Park.
Here are a few from the last couple of days.