Creative imagery is refreshment for the soul.

Photography and design by Caryn Esplin, BYU-Idaho Visual Communication professor

Light Painting

Follow these steps to “paint light” on your subject for more creative photography:
Step 1. Set up your camera on a tripod in complete darkness
Step 2. Try a 30-sec exposure at ISO 200, f/8
Step 3. Use a flashlight to reveal your subject with creative light strokes

To learn more about Light Painting:
Hover over the image, then Choose: 1. Larger image… or 2. Go to page details  (arrow)

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Caryn Esplin is the faculty lead of the Visual Comm Emphasis in the Communication Department at BYU-Idaho in Rexburg, Idaho. Caryn is a professor, curriculum designer, author, photographer and graphic designer.  You can find her on Google+ Facebook and Instagram. Esplin has authored three textbooks and designed five courses in the Visual Communication emphasis:
1. Comm 130 Visual Media
2. Comm 300 Digital Imaging
3. Comm 316 Professional Imaging
4. Comm 462 Advanced Visual Media
5. Comm 125 Visual Fundamentals

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