I spend Several weeks in lapland this winter to capture the northern lights. After cold nights, cloudy nights & nights with weak northern light I could capture this one! This panorama is composed from 5 vertical pictures and put together with CS4. You need to be quick as the lights are moving. With this I mean 20s exposure - 20s charging on camera. While it is charging on SD card you can move a bit the camera so you're ready for the next 20s shot!
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pajaran (61856) 2012-05-12 23:52
Dobro dosli na TE.
Lep pogled i trenutak ...
Dobar trenutak snimka, kontrast, ostrina i prikaz lepim bojama.
Dobar rad i kompozicija, moje cestitke na ulovljenom trenutku.
Imajte lep dan za odmor, sve najbolje u daljem radu.
Welcome to the TE.
Nice view of the moment ...
Good time recording, contrast, sharpness and display beautiful colors.
Good work and composition, my congratulations for the captured moment.
Have a nice day of rest, all the best in their future work.
Bergenphotos (2906) 2012-05-13 1:52
Northern lights have always been one of the things I wished to see once. Now I've seen it two times. I didn't get any really good shots though, but this is indeed a good one. I like how you managed to place the cabin at the end of the northern lights. The exposure time is exactly right.
Greetings from Norway.
Didi (60588) 2012-05-13 1:54
Interresting and marvelous moment.
I note a very good management of lights.
ktanska (28022) 2012-05-13 10:44
Beautiful wide angle view of Northern Lights in winter of Lapland. You got a quite clear view, and also the stars are pin sharp. Light coming from that cottage is well placed on the corner.
Welcome to TrekEarth!
fritzi007 (11067) 2012-05-14 12:37
schönes Foto, bin vom Nordlicht ganz begeistert, gratuliere!
- Copyright: Christophe Maerten (Cmaerten) (12)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2012-03-24
- Categories: Nature
- Camera: Nikon D3100, Nikkor 18-105mm 1:3,5-5,6G ED, HOYA 67mm HMC +4
- Exposure: f/3.5, 22 seconds
- Details: Tripod: Yes
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2012-05-12 23:09