Using a slow shutter speed, photographer and physicist Kristian Cvecek captures incredible firefly trails like you’ve never seen. The fireflies appear like ghosts weaving their way through an enchanted forest.
Multiple Exposure of Artist Pablo Picasso Using Flashlight to Make Light Drawing of a Figure
“In LIFE photographer Gjon Mili visited Picasso in Vallauris, France. He showed Pablo some photographs of ice skaters with tiny lights affixed to their skates jumping in the dark. Picasso was immediately inspired, these photos were the result.
I have highlighted this image because I like how the image is simple yet effective at demonstrating how light can be used in photography. This image was created with a high exposure setting which would more light in the image such as the trail, The trail
LIFE Behind the Picture: Picasso 'Draws' With Light Not originally published in LIFE. "By setting off a strobe light, [Mili] caught Picasso's intense, agile figure as it flailed away at the drawings," LIFE wrote.