A fun and inexpensive way to add a little spice 🌶 to your photos! I did this with fairy lights which are smaller than standard Christmas lights, but I bet those would work too!
First, I did a quick test to see what the depth of field would look like by scotch taping one end of the string lights to the side of my lens:
You can even do this with your phone camera. For the final project we chose a time that had more daylight, it worked out better with a friend to help by holding one end of the string lights in front of the camera for all the dreamy bokeh you can stand.
Here’s the final edit:
What do you think of this idea?
For more Wendy, catch up on the latest episode of her podcast, Give Our Take.