I started attempting to capture the night sky on film way back in 1986. I loved being out in the desert at night and how brilliant the night sky can be without the light pollution of nearby cities. I shot hundreds of night photos in the canyon country surrounding Moab. There are different techniques for capturing the stars as points of light so you can identify constellations versus exposures of several minutes up to several hours that result in star trails from the earth’s rotation. At http://www.
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