RECENT POSTS IN Star Trails
Dazzling Star Trails Captured Despite the Heavy Light Polluted Skies Over Singapore
In a city of 5 million people, the light pollution would be heavy at best, so many would say that astrophotography there would be a near impossible task. Astrophotographer Justin Ng has taken on this challenging task and have created these beautiful composites of the skies over Singapore.
Long Exposure Star Trails on a Moonless Night
Continuing with the recent “How We Shot It” theme of long exposures, today we have something quite different from last week’s 30 sec. sunset tide pool portrait. While shooting in broad daylight for 30 seconds or longer is a challenge because it requires a very dark neutral density filter such as a 9-stop or 10-stop ND, shooting on a moonless night at the bottom of the Grand Canyon is even darker!
From Medicine to Travel Photography: Behind the Passion of Weerapong Chaipuck
After an early retirement from the medical profession, Thai photographer Weerapong Chaipuck rediscovered his dormant creativity when he traded the tools of the radiology room with the tools of a photographer. He now travels the world, photographing magnificent, rich landscapes, nature and diverse cultures.