The bonus section showcases content that for one reason or another doesn't belong in the any of the galleries. This could mean proof of concept studies from my research or something I found in my mourge or possibly even details from finished art so you can see how it was before being mangled by JPEG compression at 72dpi... This section will not be archived, it is only here until it gets replaced by an update. Some commentary will follow the featured piece, but I will not call out image area or media unless I feel it is warranted

I've spent many years refining my bright lights/big city look. Lately I've been enjoying the results of this technique, but when I began my success rate was less than zero...

The term for this effect is bokeh; the Japanese loan word for boquet. Such a poetic culture! Now, let's look at different ways to generate the bokeh effect

because we have to start somewhere, it makes sense to begin with the low

should you feel this result is unsatisfactory, perhaps it can be enhanced?

clearly this represents the limit of my technique, to push it any further would invite impressionism. but now I have a range, which allows me to take an engineering approach; which I will use to your advantge. please look forward to it...