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10 Tips For Better Night Landscape Photography
10 Tips For Better Night Landscape Photography
In this article we’ll look at ten tips that can help you to improve your night photographs and get the most out of your time shooting after dark. Follow these ten tips and you’ll speed up the learning curve of night photography.
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In-Depth Milky Way Timelapse Tutorial for Beginners
In-Depth Milky Way Timelapse Tutorial for Beginners
The thing that you need to keep in mind is that you’ll need some experience in astrophotography before you tackle a timelapse. Finding your way around in pitch darkness isn’t that easy, nor is manually setting your focus and all the accompanying issues that come with night sky photography.
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Interesting Photo of the Day: Amazing Nighttime Snowboarding Portrait
Interesting Photo of the Day: Amazing Nighttime Snowboarding Portrait
Lehl created this image back in February 2013 with professional snowboarder Steve Fisher in the mountains of Breckenridge, Colorado.
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Interesting Photo of the Day: Star Scape at Porters Pass, New Zealand
Interesting Photo of the Day: Star Scape at Porters Pass, New Zealand
It seems we never tire of ethereal starry night photographs. What is it about that infinite charcoal sea above and the twinkling lights within it? The beauty of the night appealed to the photographer who snapped this image in Porters Pass on New Zealand’s South Island.
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This Firefly Timelapse Captures the Essence of Summer Evenings
This Firefly Timelapse Captures the Essence of Summer Evenings
There’s nothing better than spending hot summer nights at a lakeside cottage—the clear, bright, star-speckled sky glistening off the still water and the only sounds coming from a crackling fire or the chirping woods.
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A Celestial Arizona Timelapse of the Milky Way
A Celestial Arizona Timelapse of the Milky Way
The project is the work of Gavin Heffernan and Harun Mehmedinović, while the former was living as an artist-in-residence at Northern Arizona University. After a few field trips to the Grand Canyon and Monument Valley, Heffernan felt immediately inspired to do tell a timelapse story of the desert landscape at night.
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Los Angeles at Night, a Timelapse Masterpiece
Los Angeles at Night, a Timelapse Masterpiece
Rich uses a Canon 5D Mark III and a Canon 6D to capture the tens of thousands of still photographs used to assemble the timelapse video. The smooth panning shots were done with the help of a Dynamic Perception slider that is used in conjunction with a motor and controller.
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Watch Timelapse Photographers Capture Northern Lights Over Sweden
Watch Timelapse Photographers Capture Northern Lights Over Sweden
When the timelapse was made on the night of February 1st, aurora borealis had come out to play over Abisko National Park 29 out of the 32 nights that had passed so far in the year, making 2014 a great year to witness the lights.
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Interesting Photo of the Day: Bubble Nebula Photographed via Telescope
Interesting Photo of the Day: Bubble Nebula Photographed via Telescope
Mike Hankey fell in love with astrophotography when he attached his camera to a telescope and peered through glass at the night sky for the first time. Six months later, a large “fireball” meteor exploded near Baltimore, Pennsylvania while Hankey was photographing the Andromeda galaxy from his backyard, and he accidentally captured a shot of the meteor fragments streaking down to Earth.
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Interesting Photo of the Day: Sci-Fi Landscape
Interesting Photo of the Day: Sci-Fi Landscape
It must have been a crisp night, because the ghostly green of the aurora borealis is lively in the background. Vetter calls this shot “Night on a Spooky Planet”, and he has expertly captured the essence of a truly foreign land with a long exposure, complete with hints of a green reflection in the water itself.
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Interesting Photo of the Day: Mystery Dog Accompanies Hiker in Himalayas
Interesting Photo of the Day: Mystery Dog Accompanies Hiker in Himalayas
This dog just appeared out of nowhere and followed us for an entire week during our trekking trip in the Himalayan outback. He always used to sleep in front of our tent and guarded us in the nights. When I decided to get up at 4 a.m. to climb the next 5000 m peak for sunrise he accompanied me as well.
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Interesting Photo of the Day Christ Statue Over Rio at Night
Interesting Photo of the Day Christ Statue Over Rio at Night
As it prepares for the Olympic Games of 2016, Rio de Janeiro is alive with renovation. Authorities are struggling to finish construction of the Olympic Park in time, and the city is hard at work, aiming to impress the world with its new facilities and revitalization. But one of Rio’s most recognized landmarks is not new.
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Night Photography and Amp Light Painting Tips
Night Photography and Amp Light Painting Tips
Armed with the right equipment and knowledge, night photography is not as difficult as many think. Here is a list of gear and items that will make taking night time photographs a breeze.
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Interesting Photo of the Day Night Landscape Blend of Two Five-shot Panoramas
Interesting Photo of the Day Night Landscape Blend of Two Five-shot Panoramas
Summers explained that this shot is actually “a blend of two five-shot panoramas” taken in the same location at different times of the day. In other words, this is a composite shot, a photograph created by superimposing two or more separate photos into one image.
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Night Sky Timelapse Photography of the Mauna Kea Observatory (With Lasers)
Night Sky Timelapse Photography of the Mauna Kea Observatory (With Lasers)
In Hawaii, there exists one of the best astronomy observatories in the Northern Hemisphere. At 14,000 feet atop Mauna Kea sits several huge telescopes (about 33 feet wide!) and many other astronomy oriented equipment.
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