Happy Thanksgiving! Join Ian Norman and Diana Southern on a wintery astrophotography trip to Green River Wildlife Area in rural Illinois in this video review. For this trip, Ian tries out the Canon EOS Ra, a special version of the EOS R with Hydrogen alpha light sensitivity for astrophotography.
In this review, we take a look at Canon’s latest camera designed specifically for astrophotography: the Canon EOS Ra. We point it toward some staple Northern Hemisphere winter constellations. How does an astrophotography specific camera differ from a normal camera? Read on to find out.Continue reading “Exploring Hydrogen Alpha with the Canon EOS Ra”
The 2020 Perseid meteor shower will peak on August 12! In preparation, we have the perfect free online masterclass for you to learn how to capture photos of the best meteor shower of the year. Ready to join the class?Continue reading “Announcing: Live Perseid Meteor Shower Photography Masterclass with PhotoPills”
This is the big one for 2020! Tickets are now available for the Out of Moab Photography Conference, a series of workshop excursions, classes, and 1-on-1 sessions alongside an amazing team of some of our favorite landscape photographers.Continue reading “2020 Workshop Announcement: Out of Moab Photography Conference Sept. 13-17”
The Pixel 4 and 4 XL are the first smartphones with a full-fledged and fully automatic “Astrophotography Mode.” In this short video review, Ian talks about his experience shooting astrophotos with the Google Pixel 4 in the dark skies of the California deserts.Continue reading “Google Pixel 4: Astrophotography Mode Review”
Check out our quick astrophoto comparison of the Rokinon Samyang AF 18mm f/2.8 FE Lens and the Zeiss Batis 18mm f/2.8 for Sony E mount.Continue reading “Rokinon Samyang AF 18mm f/2.8 FE vs. Zeiss Batis 18mm f/2.8 Astrophotography Lens Review”
Learn how to photograph the Milky Way in this quick overview of gear, planning, camera settings, and focusing for night sky photography.Continue reading “How to Photograph the Milky Way in Under 5 Minutes”