I AM AN ARTIST OF THE LIGHT

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To me light painting is an expression of our true selves. It's about the trace we leave behind. Through science, we now know that our bodies emit light. So in a way, we've been and are constantly light painting.

Monthly archive November, 2012
360° Blue Flight - The Ascention

360° Blue Flight – The Ascention

This is a purely artistic project. A collaboration of artist from Montreal using 24 cameras on a 360 ring in full darkness. We do long exposures in the dark to “paint” with light. All the cameras are triggered simultaneously. The average exposure time is between 2 and  3 minutes. See the other fully animated  360° at  http://24×360.com/patrick-rochon Model:...
Campaign for the Ministère de la santé (Health Ministry) in Quebec

Campaign for the Ministère de la santé (Health Ministry) in Quebec

This was envisioned by the Kbs+p agency http://www.kbsp.ca. A campaign to encourage youth to live their passions  intensely and naturally. They wanted light painting to show the movements, the energy, the intensity. We shot in a studio with flashes and did light painting during the long exposure. In the case of the hip hop dancers I...
Portrait of young actress Mélanie Elliott

Portrait of young actress Mélanie Elliott

 
New lights I'm playing with...

New lights I’m playing with…

I’ve had special light built for me a while ago by my friend Farid Rener and finally started to use them. I asked Tomomi to pose for me. I first covered the whole face and hair with the lights but the human shape disappeared almost completely and it lost it’s balance so I simplified and did only...