I’m often asked what camera settings I use when I shoot, or which technique I follow to finish off my astro photos. Here it is!
Author - Tanja Schmitz
Tanja is the co-founder of PhotographingSpace.com with her husband, Cory. She is also the co-owner of several telescopes and Celestron mounts, too many cameras, and not enough hard drive space.
An internationally commissioned and published astrophotographer, her work has been used in multiple online and print publications. Tanja was also shortlisted for the Astronomy Photographer of the Year award.
Do you have your sights set on sharing your work to more of the Astrophotography community? Read these 10 tips for the maximum impact and reach!
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