Tag Archives: Night Sky

Moonless Night Skies, with Film

The RB-67 is loaded, focused, and waiting for nightfall. It seems like everyone is shooting star trails these days, by stacking lots and lots of several-minute digital exposures. It’s easy. I do it too. It’s very cool, very technical, and … Continue reading

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Moonless Night Skies

I’m just not a night-owl, so it’s hard for me to get motivated to stay up late enough for night photos. But it’s getting dark earlier now, and the camping trip planned for last weekend just happened to be during … Continue reading

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Night Sky at Trumbull Lake

Trumbull Lake is the lowest of the Virginia Lakes (in Mono County, CA)—only about 9,675 feet above sea level. I returned there a couple of weeks ago, camping for 2 nights at Trumbull Lake Campground. The mid-September night was cold, … Continue reading

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