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#1 PeterPP

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Posted 06 November 2016 - 12:36 AM

Burning steel wool on lake Superior.

Light streak is a channel marker light turned into a streak by me zooming the lens durng the 30+ second exposure.

Only one out of several dozen tries got the starbutst effect right at the end of the light streak!

ISO 100 , F/8, EF24-105L

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Posted 06 November 2016 - 12:58 AM

Cool!

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Posted 06 November 2016 - 06:36 AM

Awesome shooting Peter, very creative!
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Posted 06 November 2016 - 08:36 AM

Very cool affect Peter!



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Posted 06 November 2016 - 09:04 AM

Wow !



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Posted 06 November 2016 - 10:21 AM

That photo totally rocks!  Awesome shot!


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Posted 06 November 2016 - 11:28 AM

Thanks! It was an interesting seminar I attended, when the night sky would not cooperate they gave a burning steel wool session instead.

I had no idea steel wool would ignite and burn that easily.


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Posted 06 November 2016 - 12:16 PM

Apparently, a bit of steel wool and a battery is a good way to make a camp fire (or burn down your backpack if you keep them together in the same pocket)....

You can thank Bear Grylls for that nugget.



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Posted 09 November 2016 - 09:06 AM

Good stuff!

 

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Posted 09 November 2016 - 10:04 AM

Yup creative indeed and worked a treat too.  Sure was surprised when I accidently sent a welding spark amongst a ball of steel wool many years back.... Think C&T did a section in the book where they used steel wool to create an interesting image too.



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Posted 27 December 2016 - 01:07 AM

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Posted 02 January 2017 - 10:41 PM

Very cool image Peter. Much enjoyed. Thanks for sharing. 






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