Halo [Flare].

I’m of course referencing the ring of light found in religious and literary iconography.

The dramatic halo effect in this image is courtesy of the optical “flaw” known as lens flaresomething I’ve harnessed in the past to convey my view of life as a dream.

(please click on the image to view)

↑Leica M9 and Leica 50mm Summilux ASPH @ f/1.4.

7 thoughts on “Halo [Flare].

  1. Brian Palmer says:

    Nice use of flare.. I like it.

  2. Trevor says:

    That is a good use of the flare in this shot. Well done, mate.

  3. Jeroen says:

    Beautiful! I really love the way you used the flare to shot this picture:-). Also very nice to see that the color of the girl eyes are caputered as how they are in real life. Thumbs up!

  4. [...] Not the first time I’ve induced flare — see here and here. [...]

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