The light trail is a beautiful addition to any nighttime shot, so if youâ€™d like to add this style to your skill set, then head on over to Digital Photography School and read up on their guide to shooting light trails.
The basic idea is a long exposure and a narrow aperture, but thereâ€™s a lot that you can do to add to the effect.
In PerÃº, kids called Bomberos (firemen) hitch rides on homemade karts to the top of a 1,000 meter mountain, and then ride back down with the help of gravity, delivering food, drinks, and spare parts to broken and stranded trucks.
Tamar Levine takes photos of the strange and interesting people that gather in front of the Chinese Theater in Hollywood, pretending to be famous pop culture characters. (Spider-Man, Michael Jackson, Jack Sparrow, Luke Skywalker, Elvis Presley, Etc.)
Apparently, â€œthese are full-time freelance careers for a fiercely territorial group of eccentrics who often take their celebrity alter-egos with them well after theyâ€™ve left Hollywood Blvdâ€.