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Photographing the Milky Way

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Photographing the Milky Way was something I wanted to try because with naked eye it’s barely visible here in Finland. You can see only a dim cloud like area in the sky but thats all. So, lets get out and try. Camera has a much better low light sensitivity than human eye. At least better than my eyes. With a long exposure you can catch a lot more light than what eye can see.

Photographing airplanes

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How to photograph planes in airshow If you are looking some serious know how and tutorial how to shoot mind blowing pictures of airplanes you might get disappointed. I’d rather share my experience about the numerous mistakes I’ve made. Still you may learn something. Disclaimer: This is not a guide, just some of my comments and thoughts about the subject. Choosing your camera (and learning to use it) I have a long history as a Nikon SLR/DSLR user but I do have used other brand cameras as well. My #1…read more

Me and Photography

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Photography has been my hobby since I was something under 10 years old. So, lets say since 1969 or something like that. Yu can count the years 🙂 Can’t even remember what was my first camera but quite soon I kind of kept my fathers Nikkormat Ftn SLR in my use. I still have the camera and it’s fully functioning. Only the exposure meter need a new battery.  As a kind of geek I’m easy to find gear and stuff I can not live without. For this reason I do…read more