Big Dipper Over David's House in Okanogan WA
This entry was posted on August 10, 2010 by rutheh. It was filed under photo of the day, Places, Things and was tagged with available light, Big Dipper, Canon 5D, constellation, night light, night photography, Okanogan WA, photoblog, photography, rooftop, stars, summer, vacation.
Neat. It is hard to focus on stars. I decided just to set the lens focus scale at infinity, and not use the widest aperture. Stop lens down two or three stops. Keep ISO low.
August 10, 2010 at 12:10 am
Hope the cloud cover lifts and I can try your suggestions.
Thanks for looking and giving me some excellent advice.
August 10, 2010 at 12:16 am
Oh my heavens (tee-hee), what a magical photo, Ruth, TRULY! WONDERFUL TO GO TO BED WITH THIS IMAGE IN MY MIND!!! xoxoxox e
August 10, 2010 at 12:18 am
Great Effort and result with limited equipment.
August 10, 2010 at 6:58 am
its like i’m at the science center
August 10, 2010 at 7:17 am
August 10, 2010 at 9:36 am
WOW, indeed! It looks like it’s just within reach. Greaty photo. Thanks. Love, Lois
August 10, 2010 at 11:40 am
that is beautiful – i love it
August 10, 2010 at 12:36 pm
Amazing, like a painting!
August 11, 2010 at 9:23 am
Fantastic. I would love to get a shot like this. Just found your blog off the photography tags page.
August 29, 2010 at 5:47 pm
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