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Feb 09, 2017 19:36 |  #451

drewhh wrote in post #18263314 (external link)
A couple aurora shots from Churchill, MB the other night.

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Spent 2 1/2 years in Alaska watching such displays.........very well done


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Feb 10, 2017 11:15 |  #452

I have been wanting to go out and take star trails for quite a while, but never had the opportunity. I finally decided to just go out on short notice and take some shots about an hour away from home on the Marineland, FL coastline. I knew it was going to be a long morning when my head lamp stopped working. The humidity at the beach was also causing a lot of condensation on my camera and lens, so I had to wipe the lens down every so often. Unfortunately, this slightly moved my composition, so this one took quite a while in post processing to align all the stars again. Despite all this, I am pretty happy with the results and enjoyed the challenge.

This is my first star trails shot and I would love any comments or criticism you guys can offer.

Thanks!

I used a Nikon D5100 @ 11mm; ~1.5 hrs of exposures (f/2.8, 30s, ISO 640)

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Feb 10, 2017 11:58 as a reply to JMarro's post |  #453

To be honest, I am not one of those that likes star trails.
I do like yours though! :)
Really, I have not EVER wanted to do this, the idea does not appeal to me at all, and it's rare, VERY RARE that I see any that do appeal to me, and yours really does that. Your foreground is perfect in my opinion and seems to be made for your star trails.

I like it! I think that you really did good, as much as I know about it, which is not much, I hear that it's not that easy to do, well, to do it correctly.

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Feb 10, 2017 14:59 as a reply to JMarro's post |  #454

I don't mind doing it...............I just make sure I have a good wine and pleasant company.

Anytime you try something you haven''t done before is good. Critique ...........switch to Canon(kidding)


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Feb 10, 2017 15:30 |  #455

Sometimes you really need to get your fix of astrophotography, but you have no time available to drive away from the city :lol:

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Feb 11, 2017 09:25 |  #456

recrisp wrote in post #18269648 (external link)
To be honest, I am not one of those that likes star trails.
I do like yours though! :)
Really, I have not EVER wanted to do this, the idea does not appeal to me at all, and it's rare, VERY RARE that I see any that do appeal to me, and yours really does that. Your foreground is perfect in my opinion and seems to be made for your star trails.

I like it! I think that you really did good, as much as I know about it, which is not much, I hear that it's not that easy to do, well, to do it correctly.

Randy

Wow, thats a great compliment Randy! I appreciate it.

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I don't mind doing it...............I just make sure I have a good wine and pleasant company.

Anytime you try something you haven''t done before is good. Critique ...........switch to Canon(kidding)

Haha, unfortunately I wasn't able to convince anyone to come along this time, but sometimes I prefer it. Especially if they aren't into photography, I always feel rushed. I am way too invested into Nikon right now :)


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Feb 12, 2017 01:25 |  #457

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Feb 12, 2017 11:05 |  #458

Very well done.............


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Feb 12, 2017 22:08 |  #459

Having fun in South Carolina.

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Feb 12, 2017 22:10 |  #460

Playing with the Milky Way.

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Feb 15, 2017 00:06 |  #461

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Feb 22, 2017 22:02 |  #462

One form the Calhan Paint Mines:

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Feb 24, 2017 16:20 |  #463

So much light pollution :(

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Feb 24, 2017 18:41 as a reply to RedHeart's post |  #464

It gets harder as time goes on............:cry:


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Feb 25, 2017 05:16 |  #465

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