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Got a new NEX-5N, some astrophotography(Star trails and stars)

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Re: Got a new NEX-5N, some astrophotography(Star trails and stars)
In reply to a1man, Nov 15, 2012

Thanks for this pic. I am quite a newbie at astronomy, and can only identify some planets and simple constellations.

However, I have been practicing quite a bit w.r.t astrophotography, and have been pushing the ISO limits of the cameras I own to get the perfect shot.

I was into star trails first, but then I discovered that with wide open aperture, and high ISO, you can actually get some real nice star shots!

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