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Star Photography

If you've ever wanted to try shooting star trails you'll want to read this and follow along. I even give you 94 images to try processing if you haven't shot any yourself. I'll walk you through step-by-step how to shoot it, how to process and stack them for a final stunning image.

How to photograph star trails and the Milky Way - tips for equipment needed, camera settings, and set up so that you can go try this yourself.

There is a special occurrence happening next week starting late on the evening (or night) on April 14th or early in the morning on the 15th (depending on your location. It is a lunar eclipse! This is where the earth comes in between the sun and the moon casting our shadow on the moon temporarily ... [Read more]

Guest author Gabriel Biderman gives some great tips on what equipment you need, some good starting points for exposure, and what to photograph at night for some stunning images.

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