Focus On: Mesmerising images of light

Light effects in photography have rarely been seen like this. Check out our unique shots of light.

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Blinded by the light
Bert Ribul trains at the Nokia Concert Hall in Tallinn, Estonia on December 29th, 2012

Blinded by the light

BMX star Bert Ribul is captured in full effect at the Nokia Concert Hall in Tallinn, Estonia by photographer Jaanus Ree.

© Jaanus Ree/Red Bull Content Pool
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In motion
Sylwia Gruchala performs in Warsaw, Poland on December 4th, 2009

In motion

Polish fencer Sylwia Gruchala gets the creative treatment from snapper Lukasz Nazdraczew at home in Warsaw while training.

© Lukasz Nazdraczew/Red Bull Content Pool
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In a whirl
Krystyna Palka performs during training in Jakuszyce, Poland on December 21st, 2012

In a whirl

Staying in Poland now and the fading light combined with the snow of Jakuszyce creates a perfect setting in which to find our subject. Biathlete Krystyna Palka pauses in the foreground here.

© Lukasz Nazdraczew/Red Bull Content Pool
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Ambühlivable
Elias Ambühl performs during the Red Bull Ambühlivable project in Arosa, Switzerland on March 28th, 2012

Ambühlivable

Big air and slopestyle free skier Elias Ambühl wants to help the sport evolve and shots like this will only aid that cause. Here, the Swiss star is captured in the Red Bull Ambühlivable project in Arosa, Switzerland.

© Thomas Stöckli / Red Bull Content Pool
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Berry impressive
Michael Beran performs during the Berry Routines project in Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic on June 8th 2012

Berry impressive

Michael Beran's Berry Routines project back home in his native Czech Republic offered plenty of options for this kind of imagery, captured here by Dan Vojtech. The result? Berry Routines is a bike video unlike any other you will have seen to date.

© Dan Vojtech / Red Bull Content Pool
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Wheels on fire
Caca Bueno races during theRed Bull Stock Car in Sao Paulo, Brazil on March 1st, 2010

Wheels on fire

Brazilian stock car legend Cacá Bueno is a man who has provided plenty of electric entertainment in his time with his fearless style. Here, Marcelo Maragni creates just that sort of effect in this image of Bueno racing in Sao Paulo.

© Marcelo Maragni/Red Bull Content Pool
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On the nightshift
Event participant performs during Red Bull Nightshift in Clemson, USA, 2010

On the nightshift

Over to South Carolina, USA now and this striking shot was taken at Clemson Freeride Downhill Trails during Red Bull Nightshift – a mountain bike competition under the moonlight that put the competitors' skills to the ultimate test.

© Phil Duncan/Red Bull Content Pool
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Light speed
Ivan Origone testing his race position at an air speed of 120 Km/h in the wind tunnel of the Politecnico di Milano in Milano, Italy, on 20th of January 2011

Light speed

Italian speed skier Ivan Origone checks his race position at an air speed of 120kph in testing in the wind tunnel of the Politecnico di Milano in Milan, Italy. Damiano Levati is the man behind the lens who created the final image.

© Damiano Levati/Red Bull Content Pool
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Lightning hands
Ilkan Karaman during training in the Karsiyaka Arene in Izmir, Turkey on August 20th 2011

Lightning hands

Up and coming Turkish basketball prospect Ilkan Karaman of Fenerbahçe Ülker trains at the Karsiyaka Arena in Izmir and his speedy hand skills are accentuated by snapper Lukasz Nazdraczew in this shot.

© Lukasz Nazdraczew/Red Bull Content Pool
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Kapu lights it up
BBoy Kapu performing for the project B-Boys in Motion: a Break Dance Experience in Frames and Flashes in Sao Paulo, Brazil on September 10th, 2011

Kapu lights it up

Brazilian B-Boy Kapu is given special treatment by photographer Marcelo Maragni as he performs at 'B-Boys in Motion: A Break Dance Experience in Frames and Flashes' in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

© Marcelo Maragni/Red Bull Content Pool
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B-Boy stance
Bboy Cico performing at Hirosaki Castle in Hirosaki, Japan on November 1st, 2011

B-Boy stance

This electric image is the work of Rutger Pauw, whose subject is Italian B-Boy Cico, captured here in front of the backdrop of Hirosaki Castle in Hirosaki, Japan.

© Rutger Pauw / Red Bull Content Pool
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Red Hot Chevvy
Chevrolet unveiled the new Red Bull Racing Stock Car for the Brazilian Championships 2012 in Petropolis, Brazil on March 10th, 2012

Red Hot Chevvy

Bruno Terena gave the new Red Bull Racing Stock Car by Chevrolet the heat treatment as the car was launched ahead of the Brazilian Championships in Petropolis.

© Bruno Terena/Red Bull Content Pool
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