i need a red glow for my picture

hey, does any one know how to use a a red glow on an object, or enven a plane behind the object, i have been trying all day to do this but can’t do it.
can some on help please. a bit like my pic.

I don’t know what you’ve tried, maybe some ideas here.

Halo http://mediawiki.blender.org/index.php/Manual/PartIII/Special_Materials

Glow in Sequence Editor http://mke3.net/archives/2004/08/live_on_camera.html

AfterGlow plugin http://www.hgb-leipzig.de/~daniel/blender/afterglow/

Post-Process in Photoshop or Gimp

thanks, i liked this one best, i never knew about halo,
any way ill post my pictue here soon to show you what i ment

finily i have made my render,
here it is

cant see your image.

just a suggestion. try Emit, its under Shading i think in Material Buttons.