Steel wool is often done by lighting a small ball of steel wool on fire and then swinging it around in a long exposure photo while it burns.
Light Painting Tutorial, How to Light Paint a Skeleton by Darren Pearson
Tilt Brush is a made-for-VR painting program that lets you create anything and everything with the stroke of a virtual brush!
They say there’s nothing new under the sun (or nihil sub sole novum for you classic types) and everything has been done before.
Michael Bosanko’s New Light Painting Series “Illuminating Artists”
A while back I stumbled on the light painting work of Jan Leonardo Wöllert, and was immediately taken. By now, you probably know all about light painting, but if not, it is the art of using bright objects to “paint” imagery in total darkness. As light hits the sensor it ‘paints’ the final image.
These photos have apparently been around for a while, but this is totally new to me. An enterprising group of robotic vacuum cleaner owners have used LEDs affixed to the top of their Roombas to create these amazing long exposure photographs. Check out Roomba art group for more.
Photographer Gary Schneider shoots portraits with a rather unusual technique.
Photographer Calder Wilson recently did some experimentation by attaching fireworks to a drone and then flying it around in a long exposure photograph.