Marc Bower-Briggs' Light Paintings at Stonehenge

Photographer Marc Bower-Briggs uses various light tools to create stunning images of one of the World Heritage sites: Stonehenge. Let’s take a look at some of his compositions after the jump…

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Photography itself is called “painting with light”, and light painting is done by using a camera that can take long exposures and manipulating artificial light sources to produce lines, shapes, hues, and other interesting effects resulting in impressive images. Marc Bower- Briggs has been practicing light painting for over four years using a number of different tools such as LED lamps, coloured lights, and lasers among many other things.

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His recent work involved one of the most famous places on Earth, the prehistoric monument Stonehenge. Marc was given an exclusive 2-hour access to work on the Unesco World Heritage site, some of the result images are shown below, lets check them out.

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