Starburst effects can add an interesting element to a photograph. In a dark scene, it can add a dreamy, peaceful twinkle to the lights. In a daytime scene, a starburst sun can add drama and interest to the skies.
This was inspired by my father's blue moon shot. For those that are wondering, this is a mixture of two separate photos and Photoshop. The moon is taken from my previous full moon shot from Sept. The city was taken with my old Nikon