If you're a photo enthusiast with a question, please use the comment feature of this blog to ask it. Beneath every post you'll see the opportunity to comment. When I was leading photo tours of New Orleans famous French Quarter I learned to anticipate some of the effects my students wanted to create. One is the starburst effect on the lights in this shot of the riverfront at night. The key is a small aperture, f-6.0 in this case.