This week I read a post on one of my favourite photography blogs, Click it Up a Notch, about “starbursts”. This is something I have never experimented with before so over the last few days I’ve been shooting the sun! It’s harder than I thought it would be to achieve, but I think it worked pretty well here:
Essentially you want to have a high f stop and partially block the sun. That’s what I’ve been doing anyways. You can read the post on starbursts here.