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The Process of Visual Arts – Creating Your Own Light Painting & Long Exposure

Ever been curious how to light paint on camera? Or capture the stars through the eye of your camera? If so, join us on this cosmic voyage as we capture the Milky Way galaxy and other celestial gems in our night sky. #osff
Eli Jarra
117 total reviews for this teacher
New class
60 minutes
per class
Meets once
year olds
learners per class
per learner

How does aOne-Timeclass work?

Meets once at a scheduled time
Live video chat, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Great for exploring new interests and different styles of teachers

How Outschool Works

Available Times

Pacific Time

Thu Dec 29

Meet once (1 day)
4pm - 5pm
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Class Experience


• Students will be introduced to the basics of camera operation;
• Live demonstration of camera gear;
• Learners will have a fundamental understanding of how long exposures work;
• Expansion of knowledge with their own camera;
• Learn various light-painting techniques using everyday items;
• Learn about celestial objects and how to go about capturing them.
• The ability to apply some of this newly learned information to their own work;
• Their questions answered by an industry veteran of 25 years;
Our class homework assignment has no due date but encourages getting your camera out and applying some of these techniques to your own capture of the night-sky. 
In addition to the Outschool classroom, this class uses:
1 hour per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.


Eli Jarra
Lives in the United States
Visual effects artist / supervisor, cinematographer, camera technologist and huge science nerd
117 total reviews
177 completed classes

About Me


Meet Eli Jarra, Senior Artist and VFX Supervisor in Los Angeles.
Originally from Detroit, Michigan, Eli graduated from Specs Howard School of Broadcast Arts with a degree in Broadcasting. Over the span of his 25 year career, Eli has... 
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