Sunday, January 24, 2010

Star Trails (Gabby Salazar)

While in Africa, I spent a few nights playing with star trails. In the Hamakuya region, I was so far away from cities that the sky was filled with stars. I'd never played with star trails using digital and was curious to see how it turned out. The nice thing about digital is that it is easy to change ISO and to experiment with different settings in the field. It is difficult to make exposures without a lot of grain/noise. In order to do star trails with complete circles, I needed extra equipment. I  only had cable release, so I was able to get bright pinpoints. I composed the image with a Venda hut in the foreground to show the setting and finally came up with this exposure - 30 seconds at f/9 at ISO 1250. Next time you are out at night, experiment with different exposures and ISOs to see what you can achieve. Use flashlights to paint foreground objects so you have a point of interest. In this case, the lights added definition to the house, but in other situations, you can paint plants, trees, or rocks with light.

More soon!

- Gabby


Joy said...

Wow! Gabby, that is so beautiful.

Nathanael Gass said...

Nice ambiance to the picture. Almost like a painting. The warm, bright area contrasts well with the cool dark night. Very nice :)

jane smith said...

war in Christian Louboutin ukJapan, full of inexplicable pride and condescending, while much the Japanese people are indifferent to suffering in China
"International Herald Tribune" correspondent Guo Yina freelance writer Sassou Tokyo Japanese invasion of China from the bottom of the account, it is generally with names, few with numbers. Therefore, the Mukden Incident in Japan, known as the "Manchurian Incident." Eighty years later, open the file dusty corner of Japan, or Japanese historical data which shows another description.
From the tampering of history to recognize theChristian Louboutin shoes "aggression"after the outbreak of the Mukden Incident, the Japanese side has published a large number of literature are to be described as premeditated Chinese military planning. Which is more typical of the Meiji imperial Japan in 1932 will be issued photo post print and publish hardcover 'Manchurian Incident and the Shanghai Incident Photo Roms "in this description of the Japanese Tory Burch saleoccupation of Northeast China's photo atlas, the Japanese side said ninety-one eight incident was triggered by the "China Lake in Northeast section of the military forces of the South Manchuria Railway wicker implementation of the 'deliberate' attack" aimed at undermining the control of the railway in Japan. Japanese propaganda and focused directly on consistent adherencHowever, after the war, as well as archival material surfaced party's testimony revealed Tory Burch salethat this understanding of the occurrence of 180-degree by force, "Manchuria", and use it as the Japanese Empire's sphere of influence to hegemony in Asia. Shan Sen wrote: "As a railway incident an opportunity to burst events, the actual planning of the Kwantung Army withJimmy Choo Sale the plot, these things, and now no one does not wrote the data, "Manchurian Incident, the row of Japanese goods groups in Shanghai on custody only total up to 20 million of Japanese goods. Collection of Japanese goods distribution as follows, such as the amount of 800 million words, of which 200 million to the anti-Japanese organizations and cadres of the fee, 200 million to Wang Jingwei, who as a political activity fee, the remaining four million as domestic banks to set fees, but also the major shareholders ofmbt shoes sale domestic banks are ranked Japanese groups arranged cadres. "

Anonymous said...

Hello nice post. I would like to share to you my website ( Color Laser toner cartridges ) .


sac burberry
sac chanel
chaussures nike
porte cles chanel
bracelet louis vuitton
chaussures puma
portefeuille louis vuitton
chaussures louis vuitton
sac a main
chaussures Christian Louboutin
dolce gabbana tasche
ed hardy tasche
fendi tasche
tee-shirts louis vuitton
louis vuitton pas cher
sac juicy
sac guess 2012 soldes
sac guess pas cher
tee shirts prada
tee shirts louis vuitton
prada bolsas
versace bolsas
Christian Louboutin Soldes
Christian Louboutin 2012
sandales Christian Louboutin
Christian Louboutin pas cher
chaussures Christian Louboutin
sac louis vuitton 2012
louis vuitton soldes

ninest123 Ninest said...

ninest123 12.21
sac burberry, converse pas cher, air max, michael kors outlet, air max, north face, nike huaraches, new balance pas cher, nike tn, nike free pas cher, louboutin, nike blazer, michael kors, sac longchamp pas cher, sac guess, longchamp, abercrombie and fitch, timberland, hogan outlet, nike free, michael kors pas cher, mulberry, ralph lauren, true religion outlet, true religion jeans, true religion jeans, oakley pas cher, nike trainers, lululemon outlet online, air jordan, polo lacoste, true religion outlet, nike air force, nike air max, ray ban pas cher, hollister, vans pas cher, longchamp, north face, replica handbags, nike roshe, coach outlet store online, michael kors uk, air max pas cher, coach purses, polo ralph lauren, hollister, vanessa bruno, nike roshe run pas cher, ray ban sunglasses

ninest123 Ninest said...

oakley sunglasses, oakley sunglasses, louis vuitton, michael kors outlet, ugg boots clearance, tiffany and co, chanel handbags, ugg outlet, nike shoes, gucci outlet, oakley sunglasses cheap, air max, louboutin, michael kors outlet, michael kors outlet, longchamp handbags, michael kors outlet online sale, rolex watches, prada handbags, louis vuitton outlet, michael kors outlet, prada outlet, cheap uggs, louboutin outlet, louis vuitton outlet, jordan shoes, cheap oakley sunglasses, christian louboutin, ray ban sunglasses, burberry outlet, uggs, tory burch outlet, ray ban sunglasses, replica watches, longchamp handbags, tiffany and co, polo ralph lauren, polo ralph lauren outlet, burberry outlet, air max, louboutin shoes, ray ban sunglasses, louis vuitton outlet stores, oakley sunglasses, nike free, louis vuitton handbags, uggs outlet, longchamp outlet, michael kors outlet

ninest123 Ninest said...

north face outlet, abercrombie, giuseppe zanotti, new balance shoes, north face jackets, mont blanc, iphone 6s plus cases, valentino shoes, vans shoes, iphone 6s cases, instyler, asics running shoes, babyliss pro, ghd, ray ban, oakley, chi flat iron, iphone 6 cases, soccer jerseys, bottega veneta, insanity workout, gucci, ferragamo shoes, hollister clothing store, air max, herve leger, soccer shoes, vans, celine handbags, nike roshe run, lululemon outlet, jimmy choo outlet, s6 case, mcm handbags, p90x, baseball bats, ipad cases, nfl jerseys, timberland boots, birkin bag, iphone cases, beats by dre, abercrombie and fitch, reebok outlet, ralph lauren, air max, converse, mac cosmetics, louboutin, iphone 5s cases, iphone 6 plus cases, wedding dresses

ninest123 Ninest said...

louis vuitton, swarovski crystal, toms shoes, canada goose, swarovski, ugg, barbour, wedding dresses, montre homme, links of london, moncler, supra shoes, ugg boots, hollister, pandora charms, canada goose, pandora charms, moncler, ugg, doke gabbana, canada goose, louis vuitton uk, moncler, juicy couture, moncler, pandora jewelry, canada goose, juicy couture outlet, moncler, canada goose, moncler, louis vuitton, marc jacobs, karen millen, sac louis vuitton, moncler, converse shoes, canada goose uk, coach outlet store online, sac lancel, canada goose jackets, sac louis vuitton, pandora jewelry, canada goose outlet, rolex watches, thomas sabo, ugg pas cher, moncler outlet, barbour, ugg
ninest123 12.21

dipali sharma said...

You may likewise require these U.S.A Facebook Suches as for gaining competitions that are held online. buy facebook usa likes