Beautiful Long Exposures of Fireflies at Night (6 pictures)

Japanese photographer Yuki Karo captured these stunning long exposure photographs of mating fireflies in and around the Maniwa and Okayama Prefectures in Japan between 2008 – 2011.


Shooting long exposures at night can be challenging, but Yuki has done well to capture this beautiful moment in nature. Seeing fireflies dancing in the fields can have a magical quality and these images gives viewers a great sense of that special moment.

To see much larger versions of these beautiful photographs be sure to head to Yuki’s blog: http://digitalphoto.cocolog-nifty.com/digitalphoto/cat4164851/index.html

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