Category Archives: Night

A Pair of Moons

A couple shots of moonrise over Lake Superior. Advertisements

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Island of Light

The view from our campsite on Two Island Lake.

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Milky all the Way

The night sky gets reasonably dark in Red Wing and you can capture a decent Milky Way. but nothing like northern MN on a clear night. These were just after midnight on 7/24. We got the bonus of a little … Continue reading

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Explodey Things

I spent the afternoon of the 4th debating whether or not to go out and shoot the fireworks.  I’m glad I did.  It was a beautiful evening and I got some great shots.

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More Clouds

Moonlit clouds off the back deck last night.

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Orion Chasing The Moon

This is Orion chasing the moon across my back yard. I shot this with my Samyang 14mm f/2.8 that I bought specifically for night sky work. I’ve never stopped it down below f/2.8 before. This shot is at f/8 to … Continue reading

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Orion

Hazy clouds didn’t stop Orion from shining through and keeping an eye on the back yard.

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Peaceful Evening

A nice quite evening at Ninemile Lake.

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Feeling Blue

I really like how the moon seems to be rising between the clouds instead of behind them.  This is from Signal Mountain looking out over the valley away from the Tetons.  

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Still Yet Another Backyard Milky Way

The air was nice and clear so I thought I’d try a portrait version of the Milky Way from the back yard.  It’s convenient when you only have to walk 20 steps and set up. 😉

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