Karma's When I Feel Like It Blog

December 20, 2010

Ooh, look what I discovered!

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While I had the tripod set up this weekend to get a picture of the Christmas village, I turned around and started randomly  shooting at my Christmas tree with different settings.  All of a sudden, with a tiny aperture and loooonnngggg shutter speed, I found these:

Star-shaped glow from the Christmas lights!  I may be a bit naive in my discovery – I imagine you seasoned DSLR users have probably known this trick for a long time.  But it was new to me, so I continued to play:

So much fun!  I giggled and gasped like a kid!  I even turned my new star-shape making on to the lighthouse that goes with the Chirstmas village:

I love learning new things with Andre! :mrgreen: