J.J. Abrams, scriber of Regarding Henry and creative genius behind television’s
Facetious Felicity, found himself in the precarious position of relaunching the Star Trek film franchise.
In the process of doing so, he got a little carried away with lens flares. That’s when light spreads from its source… here’s a collection of shots from the film:
So yeah, I thought it was a J.J. Abrams thing, but it might be Actor! Chris Pine’s thing: