Topic: astrophotography
What Is the Best Focal Length to Photograph the Northern Lights?

What Is the Best Focal Length to Photograph the Northern Lights?

If you’re hoping to photograph the northern lights then you need to be well prepared. You might not get many opportunities! One key decision is choosing which focal length is going to get you the best aurora photos. In this post I’ll dig into this topic and make my recommendations.

How To Avoid Star Trails – The 500 Rule

How To Avoid Star Trails – The 500 Rule

Star trails are a wonderful way to represent the night sky with your astrophotography but sometimes we also want to capture stars as singular points of light. I’ll show you how to figure out how long your exposure needs to be to, using the 500 rule.

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