Star trail photography is one of the fascinating genres in photography. Star trails are created during a long exposure due to earth’s rotation. Making a star trail photograph is a dream for most of the photographers especially beginners. Star trail photography is one of the items in their to do list when someone buy a DSLR for some serious photography. But, it is very confusing and most beginners give up. This is because night photography is all about converging light. The bottom line is, it isn’t difficult at all. Yes, it is confusing, but definitely not difficult. You just have to know some techniques, and once you get the hang of it, you can make excellent star trail images. I have been looking for some night photography tutorials in youtube and found an interesting one by Tony Northrup. In this video, he explains star trail photography in great detail
Are you ready to try some star trail photography? Please share your results with us as comments.