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So Many Stars

Last Friday night up at Duck Lake, the sky was very clear and there more stars than I’ve seen in a long time.  I had to get some photographs of them.  Here I present them in three formats. The first is a simple photo of the stars.  Click on the image to see larger. The second way is as a time-lapse of the stars moving […]

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Starry Night

I went down to the lake about 10:30 tonight to see the stars.  WOW!  What a night for the stars.  It was a perfect evening with the moon having set earlier, no clouds, and mild weather.  I was able to see the milky way for the first time in a long time. I sat on the dock for half an hour, taking pictures and watching […]

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A Night-Time Time Lapse Video Revisited

Back on April 18, I posted a time lapse video with stars moving across the night sky.  I’ve found a wonderfully simple app to turn all those individual images into a single image that captures the star trails. The really interesting thing about this image, created from the same photos used in the video, is that you can see the different colors of the stars. […]

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Starry Night

About a week ago, while up at OCC, I waited until well after sunset, about 10:30, and walked down to the dock to see the stars.  I was amazed, not at the stars, but at how light it was.  I could still make my way down the dock without the flashlight.  I had to wait about another hour before it was dark enough to really […]

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