Planetary Video

How to take pictures of space

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You can take spectacular space images with your DSLR camera. We're going to show you how to get breathtaking photos of the Moon, star trails, and the Milky Way galaxy.

Photographing the endless wonders of the night sky is a highly rewarding experience that gives you a deeper connection to the universe. Though many modern smartphones have night-sky photography modes, a DSLR camera offers better clarity and the ability to bring out much greater detail than the human eye can see. This video provides a few tips to help you get started.