Panorama Pursuit

Quick overview of shooting High Dynamic Range (HDR) Panoramic photos. You may or may not need a “nodal rail” depending on your lens/camera and tripod mounting system.

Star Circle Planning Tools in The Field

In early September, I discussed the four essential tools for planning a star circle or star trail shot. Briefly recapping, those are: Google Maps (or other mapping software preferably with roads and terrain maps). An ephemeris An Inclinometer A GPS Unit – very useful for finding a location as well as finding north (if your […]