Astrophotography

20 meteor shower photos that'll inspire you to shoot the Leonids

The Leonids meteor shower is one of the most spectacular celestial events visible to the naked eye. The shower peaks Friday, Nov. 17—a perfect …

Photography

Learn How to Shoot Dazzling Star Trail Photographs with This Tutorial from a Top Pro (VIDEO)

Astrophotography is a unique specialty that often results in truly spectacular images. And if you want to shoot dazzling star trail photos, often …

Tutorials

Daily Record photographer captures stunning timelapse footage of iconic Sycamore Gap

A long drive from Scotland and a hike in the dark didn't deter our snapper Alasdair MacLeod from taking some incredible shots of the famous Sycamore …

Photography

How to shoot amazing star photos (astrophotography)

11/13/2017 ISO 1200 Magazine 0 Comments<p>Practical Photography's Tim Berry braves a bitterly cold winter's night to show you how to shoot incredible …

Portrait Photography

NASA Captures Amazing Photos of Jupiter After Successfully Completing Its Eighth Flyby

NASA’s Juno space probe first launched on August 5, 2011 from Cape Canaveral, Florida, and after traveling for more than five years, over a distance of 1.74 billion miles, it arrived in orbit around Jupiter on July 4, 2016. During its first exploratory missions, Juno glided beneath the planet’s …

Photography

Astrophotography: Imaging Foundations - Sky & Telescope

Welcome to my new column!<p>I’m thrilled and honored to be embarking on this monthly blog on Astrophotography for <i>Sky and Telescope</i>. I thought a bit …

Space

5D Mark IV Camera Review for Landscape Photographers

At the end of September I got my hands on a refurbished (why buy new from Canon when I can get a refurbished one from them that's just as good) 5DMk …

Tutorials

eVscope Smart Telescope

Anyone who's interested in astrophotography knows that modern image sensors can see the night sky in ways the naked eye can't. The eVscope Smart …

Outdoors Gear

Five Ways To Enhance Your Night Sky Photos: A Quick Guide

Rating: 0 based on 0 Ratings<p>November 5, 2017 By Grey Chow<p>Five Ways To Enhance Your Night Sky Photos www.sleeklens.com<p>A few years ago, when I first …

Tutorials

I Photograph The World Above The Clouds

An otherworldly view, captured during one of the nights spent above the clouds. In this case atop Mont Chaberton, a 3.131 metres (10,272 ft) peak in …

Photography

Shooting Portraits with a Giant Moon Using a 1120mm Lens

Photographer Eric Pare recently went out into the desert and shot a set of photos showing a model sitting next to the moon. And the size of the moon …

Photography

Use Polarizing Film to Locate the Sun on Overcast Days

The sagas are ancient stories about the sea voyages that the Vikings took around the year 1000 CE. Most modern scholars believe the accounts are predominately fictional, but they contain enough factual details to give insight into the Viking way of life. One particularly interesting story concerns …

Landscape Photography

Interesting Photo of the Day: Meteor Shower Exposure Stacking

Alandizzle spent a weekend in Yosemite National Park watching the Perseid Meteor showers in all their glory. While there, he captured this great shot …

Yosemite National Park

How to Take Good Photos of the Starry Sky

The night sky is breathtaking. If you go somewhere reasonably dark and let your eyes adjust, you can look up and see thousands of pin pricks of …

Digital Photography

Red skies over London – in pictures

The sun shone red and the sky took on tones of orange and sepia in parts of Britain as air and dust swept in from southern Europe. The Met Office said the unusual effect was caused by Ophelia, the hurricane now downgraded to a violent storm

Photography

How to Shoot a Day to Night Timelapse of the Milky Way Galaxy

This 10-minute tutorial by nature photography site Nature TTL teaches how to create a day to night time-lapse from sunset to a starry night sky. …

Photography

An alphabet photography challenge changed the way I shoot

I’ve been wanting to do this for a while now. I never expected it to be this complicated and challenge my way of thinking about photography as much …

Photography

Learn Astrophotography - Proven Tips and Techniques for Deep Sky

If you are looking to learn astrophotography and the process of capturing deep-sky objects with your DSLR and telescope, you may find the information …

Astronomy

How to Photograph the Night Sky

There are plenty of ways to create incredible images of the night sky.<p>This includes stars that appear as pinpoints, star trails, and timelapse …

Digital Photography

Breathtaking winners of Astronomy Photography competition

My god, it's full of stars. Artem Mironov's photo of the Rho Ophiuchi Cloud Complex won the Royal Museums Greenwich's 2017 Insight Astronomy …

Science

15 Photos Of The Solar Eclipse That Will Seriously Take Your Breath Away

I know, I know, you've probably seen the awesome news everywhere, but guess what? The solar eclipse is Monday. Everyone seems to be talking about the …

Solar Eclipse

In a First, Gravitational Waves Linked to Neutron Star Crash

The stunning find is already helping astronomers resolve a heated debate about the cosmic origins of gold and silver.<p>Around 130 million years ago, two dead stars violently collided and set off a sequence of events that, over the last two months, have whipped astronomers on Earth into an absolute …

Photography

Bristol teen's stunning night-sky photography

Leo Gacitua studies A Level Photography, Physics and Mathematics at St Brendan’s Sixth form college.<p>The 17-year-old has produced some incredible …

Photography

New Photo Shows the Moon May Be Farther Away Than You Think

When it's looming over the horizon, the moon can seem enormous and close. But looks can be deceptive. In a 2011 video posted by Veritasium, an interviewer found that people's guesses were wildly off when they tried to estimate the relative distance of the moon from the Earth.<p>If the Earth were the …

Photojournalism

Bliss Out to Hubble's Panoramic Shot of Pink Galaxies

By on<p>Filed Under ESA & European Space Agency<p>The future, straight to your inbox.<p>The Hubble Space Telescope has treated us this early fall day with a …

Astronomy

I Saw The People On The Stars

Because of my job, I met a lot of people who were like universes. Others were bright stars other new stars, or even before they were gone, people …

Photography

Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year winners

<b>The winners have been announced for this year’s Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition. Here’s a closer look at the star …

Astronomy

Snapchat 'sky filters' use augmented reality to replace the sky with stars, sunsets and more

File this one under minor smartphone photography news: it seems Snapchat is using its augmented reality powers to expose non-photographers to the …

Photography

Astrophotography 101 Part 3: A Basic Guide to dSLR Wide Field Shooting

It’s finally time for some hands on experience with basic astrophotography. This article may make or break your love for the art, depending on how …

Cameras

The winners of 2017's Insight Astronomy Photographer award

The winners have been announced for the Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year. The competition received 3,800 entries from amateurs and professional photographers from all over the world.<p>One of the judges is Dr Marek Kukula. He tells Dan Damon about the dreamers and scientists behind the …

Photography