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Taking Back Tipsters: Bokeh

The aesthetically pleasing out of focus areas of a photo, otherwise known as bokeh, is one of the most effective photographic techniques to employ in making an interesting image. We've gathered below a couple of bokeh related Tipsters for you to enjoy in this week's Taking Back Tipsters!

Bokeh is a double edged sword. On one hand, it can be an incredibly awesome way of making your subject pop. On the other, it can quickly become boring, especially if you’re solely relying on it to make your photos interesting. To make sure you don’t fall into this trap, try out these tipsters from the community!

Photo from DIY Photography

Making the El Bokeh Wall by cruzron

Who knew that by using crumpled foil, you’d get amazing bokeh full of specular highlights?

Photo by simonesavo

Make A Thousand Colorful Lights With Bokeh by simonesavo

Want to make bokeh effects with countless different shapes and sizes? Check out the instructions here!

Doubles with Heart Shaped Bokehs by littlekoala

Making heart-shaped bokeh is just the tip of the iceberg. Create multiple exposures with it and go wild!

Analogue Girl About Town: DIY Filters for Bokeh Shapes by blueskyandhardrock

One of the best times to make beautiful bokeh is during the night, as different colored lights are aplenty. Have a look to see how to shoot it better!

written by cruzron

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