7 Amazing Light Painting Videos To Brighten Up Your Day

Recently an amazing light painting video made its way into my radar and so I was inspired to put together this list of 7 of the best animated light videos on the web. I hope they will put a little bit of light in your life!

I am continually impressed by the amazing animations that are circulating the web. From stop motion to 3D animation, rotoscoping, claymation and more, I find myself being inspired by animation online on a daily basis. Recently an amazing light painting video made its way into my radar and so I was inspired to put together this list of 7 of the best animated light videos on the web. I hope they will put a little bit of light in your life!

For those of you who are curious, light animation is created by taking long-exposure photographs in the dark while moving a flashlight through the air to draw pictures. The person drawing the light pictures doesn’t show up in the photo (or shows up only very faintly) because he doesn’t stay still for long enough and he is in the shadows. This form of animation is also known as light painting, light drawing and flashlight animation. Whatever you want to call it, it’s pretty darn cool. That’s for sure.