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Star Trail Workshop In Palomar Mountain, CA With Stan Moniz

Join Alpha Collective member Stan Moniz (@stanmoniz) where the vast dark skies above Cleveland National Forest offer a perfect venue for astrophotography. Learn the proper astrophotography techniques necessary to capture the beauty of Polaris and the North Celestial Pole in a perfect location.

Stan will teach the following topics so that you can make them your own:

  • The foundation for capturing sharp stars.
  • Proper exposure times and image balance.
  • Creative compositions with the North Star.
  • Star trails in one exposure only.
  • How to shoot consecutive exposures to stack for a single star trail image.
  • The use of external lightning to enhance shadows and highlights in a scene.
  • In-field editing with LightRoom Mobile.