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Light painting 101: Three steps to illuminating an eerie abandoned piano
Light painting 101: Three easy steps to light painting in heavy light pollution
Light painting 101: Two quick steps to lighting a Joshua Tree for dimensionality at night
Light painting 101: Five easy steps to illuminate a glowing barn interior
Light painting 101: Five easy steps to illuminating cyanide tanks carved with guerrilla art
How to make light painting spirals, the easy way
Dollar store must-haves for all photographers
Awakening the night: Troy Paiva’s thoughts on composition, part four
Awakening the night: Troy Paiva’s approach to light painting, part three
Light painting 101: Antique stove in a ghost town
Awakening the night: Troy Paiva recounts the digital switch, part two
Awakening the night: The history of Troy Paiva, part one

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