How old were you when you took your first stunner shot? Photographer Aiden Barger is 6, and is already with a few good photos behind him.
Ok, so Aiden is getting a little bit of help and guidance from his dad, Eric, who is a civil engineer. But at the end it is Aiden’s ideas and curiosity that make the magic happen.
There is a very technical side to shooting balloons burst (either with a Nerf gun, as the team started, or a pellet gun as they do now) and the process has a repeating aspect to it. This combination, along with a constant setup which uses a Triggertrap as the high speed aspect of the setup, releases Aiden to come up with creative ideas.
Eric tells triggerrap a little bit about the process, where Aiden plays an important role: