Star Trails: Lengthy-Publicity Nightscape Stay Webinar
Be a part of Babak Tafreshi’s reside webinar as he shares his private methods for capturing long-exposure images of star trails above landscapes, cities, and monuments. Do you want the looks of picturesque scenes topped with the colourful arcs of star trails. Do you yearn to take photographs like that your self? Attend a reside
Be a part of Babak Tafreshi’s reside webinar as he shares his private methods for capturing long-exposure images of star trails above landscapes, cities, and monuments.
Do you want the looks of picturesque scenes topped with the colourful arcs of star trails. Do you yearn to take photographs like that your self? Attend a reside webinar on Tuesday, April 2nd, to learn to take these distinctive images.
The very first time you shoot the evening sky, you will notice that lengthy exposures on a hard and fast tripod produce star trails attributable to Earth’s rotation. Typically, nightscape photographers restrict the publicity to “freeze”‘ stars, however different occasions we allow them to path to supply incredible lengthy exposures that depict the passage of time.
Babak shares his methods, in addition to options to varied challenges to taking pictures profitable long-exposure nightscapes. Reveal the star trails’ myriad colours, deal with shiny moonlight, and even shoot below light-polluted, city skies — you may nonetheless get compelling star-trail images.
Be a part of Sky & Telescope’s reside webinar to ask Babak questions on your particular state of affairs. That is Tuesday, April 2nd at 1:00 p.m. Jap Daylight Time (15:00 UT). Value: $29.99
Purchase the webinar in our on-line retailer, and you may obtain an electronic mail to register for the occasion. Every registration additionally comes with entry to the archived model of this system and supplies for one 12 months. You don’t need to attend the reside occasion to get a recording of the presentation. However in the event you do, you may chat with Babak and ask questions. Any questions not addressed in the course of the reside presentation might be included in a follow-up electronic mail.
What You may Be taught
A quick introduction to digital camera settings for correctly uncovered nightscape photos
How star trails seem in numerous elements of the sky
Find out how to plan a long-exposure nightscape picture
Inventive concepts for imaging star trails
Find out how to create multiple-exposure star-trail photos
Put up-processing methods
Who Ought to Attend
Severe photographers and hobbyists with little data of astrophotography
Daytime photographers fascinated with studying how one can shoot the evening sky
Normal journey lovers fascinated with pictures
Newbie astronomers fascinated with studying to take nightscape photographs
Superior nightscape photographers with particular questions
In regards to the Teacher: Babak A. Tafreshi
Sky & Telescope contributing photographer Babak Tafreshi, a Nationwide Geographic photographer and chief of The World at Night time program, is a grasp at nightscape imaging by merging artwork, tradition, and science. His photos reconnect folks throughout the globe with the fantastic thing about the evening sky and the worth of preserving pure nights.
Babak can also be a science journalist, photograph ambassador for the European Southern Observatory (ESO), and a board member of Astronomers With out Borders (AWB). Born in Tehran, he’s now based mostly within the Boston space however may very well be wherever on the planet looking for starscapes to . Prior to now twenty years he has spent a couple of thousand nights imaging below stars on seven continents. For his international contribution to night-sky pictures, Babak obtained the 2009 Lennart Nilsson Award, the world’s most acknowledged award for scientific pictures on the time.
How Does the Webinar Work?
Every registration comes with entry to the archived model of this system and any supplies for one 12 months. You don’t need to attend the reside occasion to get a recording of the presentation. You’ll obtain a replica of the webinar presentation in an electronic mail that goes out every week after the reside occasion. In all Sky & Telescope webinars, no query goes unanswered. Attendees have the power to talk with the trainer in the course of the reside occasion and ask questions, and any questions not lined within the reside presentation might be included within the follow-up electronic mail as properly.
The webinar is broadcast by way of the Web, utilizing GoToWebinar, with reside audio delivered by way of your pc audio system or over your phone. The reside webinar’s visible presentation is displayed immediately from the Presenter’s pc to your pc display. The Q&A is managed by way of a chat-style submission system with questions being learn and answered by the Presenter for all the class to listen to. Within the occasion that some questions are usually not answered in the course of the reside session, an e-mail with questions and solutions might be despatched to all webinar attendees. By attending the reside webinar and asking questions, your full identify could also be acknowledged in the course of the reside occasion and captured within the recording.
What Tools Do I Want?
All you want is a pc or different system and an Web connection. You’ll be capable to view the presentation and hearken to the audio over pc audio system; nevertheless, you’ll take pleasure in higher audio high quality in the event you use a phone. For full system necessities, see this web page.
You’ll be able to verify your system’s compatibility robotically earlier than the reside webinar by visiting this web page.
Remember: Tuesday, April 2nd, at 1:00 p.m. Jap Daylight Time. Value: $29.99. Join right here!