How to Get Started in Astrophotography: 5 Tips, with Nate Luebbe


Nate Luebbe, aka @nateinthewild, shares his five astrophotography tips for beginners. You’ll learn the ins and outs of capturing the night sky, such as photographing the Milky Way or Aurora Borealis, focusing on stars, choosing your camera settings, and more.

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Thank you for this! Enough information to give astrophotography a try! 

That's terrific. Have a blast doing it, and stay safe!

Good basic info.  I'd add to tip 5 (say 5a) Shoot from live view or lock up the DSLR mirror, in addition to using the timer or remote release.

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Gosh in just a matter of minutes I got most of my questions answered! Thank you Nate! Good job! 

Thanks very much! We're glad you found the info in this video useful.