new_bariloche-cooljpg. new_capitol-reef-3200kjpg. light painting is a technique where the subject is in total darkness and then \”painted\” with light from a small spotlight, flashlight or a penlight for . additional resources 25 beautiful night photography . the top photo shows headlamp intrusion from a hiker about 100 yards behind me, through the trees and brush. out for a spin: light painting with steel wool. out of the blue: the importance of twilight to the night photographer. light painting \u0026 the milky way. maroon bells at night. star gazing on mt teide. petra at night.