Tag Archives: astrophotography

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August 2018 Photo of the Month – Two Island Lake Milky Way

Summer is quickly winding down and before you know it cooler weather and fall colors will be here. Fall is one of my favorite times of the year. Lots of photography opportunities await. Viewing of […]

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What’s in the Bag – Astrophotography Adventures

This upcoming week I’ll be traveling to Grand Marais, Minnesota with fellow photographer Brian Stockton (bstockton.com) on an astrophotography adventure. Our goals are to capture stunning shots of the Milky Way, Perseid meteor shower, star trails, […]

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Perseid Meteor Shower 2018: Where & When to View Them & How to Photograph the Show

The 2018 Perseid meteor shower is currently underway and will peak on the nights of August 11-12 and 12-13. During the peak of the meteor shower up to 60 to 70 meteors per hour are […]

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March Photo of the Month

March is that time of year when we begin the transition from winter to spring. The grass starts to turn green and the birds return. Speaking of birds, migrations of many species of bird takes […]

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February Photo of the Month

With February at a close we’re  heading into March it won’t be long until spring is hear. With spring that means storm chasing and more night skies photography opportunities for me! While I look forward […]

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January 2018 Photo of the Month

The new year is well underway and new photography opportunities are around every corner. January is typically one of my least active months from a photography perspective. That’s not all that surprising given that its […]

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October 2017 Photo of the Month

Fall in Iowa is a great time to be out and about. Photo opportunities are plentiful with the changing of the leaves, harvest time, and Halloween. During this past month I went out of several […]

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September 2017 Photo of the Month

Fall has arrived here in Iowa. The leaves are starting to change colors, cooler weather is moving in, the harvest is well underway, and of course photography opportunities are plentiful.  This past month was a […]

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WSP Astrophotography Cheat Sheet

Its that time of year when photography day is taking place a Living History Farms. For the 2nd year in a row I have the privilege of teaching introduction and advanced astrophotography at this event. […]

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