STORIES OF THE WEEK
Pixean
Jan 18, 2019
How do you actually show an entire event to your viewers in a short span of time? Realistically speaking, they will not be interested to see the video of the entire phenomenon. As a result, you will have to show the content in a much more interesting way. Presenting a time-lapse video is a solution. A time-lapse is nothing but showing a long event in a very short duration of time. This can be done to shoot everything ranging from sunsets to cooking recipes. Time-lapse videos have become quite co...
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Pixean
Dec 5, 2018
We are always bewildered about what is happening outside our world. For all of you who are highly interested in star gazing, night sky and constellations, this is going to be an experience of a lifetime. And for those who are not into the night sky at all, this will be a unique experience! I used to belong to the latter category. Photography is an illimitable art form. Time-lapse photography is a perfect example of that. Why time-lapse then? Well, we always want to see things we have never seen....
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Pixean
Nov 28, 2018
Time-lapse photography involves the stitching together of several images to form a video. It has the ability to depict an entire event in a much shorter duration of time. However, as we all know, the video is not actually sped up. So how is this achieved? Well, time-lapse photography involves certain parameters like time interval and number of shots. The time interval is the interval between two successive shots. For example, if you are shooting a time-lapse with an interval of 10 seconds betwee...
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Pixean
Nov 26, 2018
Time lapse videos depict an entire event in a much shorter duration of time. They are played at great speed and hence enthral the viewers. Time lapse photography takes a lot of practice to attain perfection. There are kits dedicated to this genre of photography. They may not be mandatory but they go a long way in helping you achieve excellence. There are a few other nuances involved in this that not many are aware of. We don’t think of these while we are getting ready for the shoot and this beco...
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Pixean
Nov 14, 2018
Time lapse photography is addictive. It is one of the most attention grabbing genres of photography. Once you have mastered time lapses, you can build an entire portfolio out of it. This will not only help you in photography but videography too. Most travel video-loggers are using time lapses these days. Although time lapses require intensive efforts and a lot of time, the results are quite gorgeous and in the lame man’s language, catchy! Time lapse photography requires a proper kit most of the ...
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Pixean
Jun 1, 2018
Solar eclipse is a proof of the exceptional uniqueness of nature. If you are a naturalist or a sky watcher, a solar eclipse is bound to fascinate you day in day out. There are two kinds of solar eclipses, a total eclipse and a partial eclipse. A total eclipse is certainly a spectaular sight albeit a very rare phenomenan. A partial eclipse is more common and easily viewable. In case you are planning to witness this spectacle, you will want to capture it forever as well. Before you go out for it, ...
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Pixean
Jan 9, 2017
The night sky has been a subject of photography for a long time. When captured properly, it looks majestic. It's a delight to the eye of the viewer and an asset for the photographer. I will focus on capturing photographs of the night sky and it’s most important elements, the stars.sourceWe will be using varying shutter speeds, mainly in the range of 1 sec to 30 seconds. Since this is long exposure photography, you need to have a stable camera. Carry a tripod and some weights to stabilize it furt...
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Pixean
Jan 8, 2017
Moon forms an integral part of the night sky. It displays its magnificence so vividly that it can easily be titled the queen of the night sky. Every single person, at least for once, has admired the moon. It is a nature lover’s gift. It is a poet’s paradise. And moon is a photographer’s ambition. Photography of the moon has been experimented over and over again for the past several years. And shooting the moon is a trend that will never stop but continue forever. The reasons are obvious. A beaut...
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Pixean
Jan 6, 2017
Have you ever seen the Milky Way with your naked eye? If not, you may have been astounded by the several Milky Way photographs clicked by professionals. You may have even gone to the roof to get a look of it, but yet again you were disappointed. It’s extremely difficult to view the Milky Way with naked eyes especially if you are city dweller. There are far too many lights around you and there is far too much pollution.sourceToday I will discuss about astrophotography with special focus on the Mi...
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Pixean
Dec 16, 2016
There are lot of wonderful things you can do with your camera at night, like light painting. Photographing star trails is one of the most awesome things in photography.SourceSo what are Star Trails?Star trails is a type of photography that uses long exposures times to capture the visible motion of the stars in the dark sky. This is not the movement of the stars but the result of the rotation of the Earth. A star trail photograph will show individual stars as curved glows, with longer exposures r...
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