Sunday, December 4, 2022

Kirk Keyes

Hello! I'm a long-time fan of astrophotography. I took my first photo of the Moon in 1975 as a twelve-year-old. For over 25 years, I photographed the landscape with 4x5 and 8x10 large format cameras. I've been shooting nightscapes since 2014. Also, I love to create time lapses. You can see my photos at

Best Cameras for Night Photography – B&H Night Photography Series

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MilkyWayPhotographers T-Shirt Giveaway Winner!

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Adrien Mauduit – Astro Timelapse Master

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Milky Way Fakery – Art or Just Fake?

We don't usually post to other news sites, but PetaPixel recently published an interesting article about a photographer that augmented the Milky Way by...

Writers Wanted!

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Ken Lee – Night Photography and Light Painting

I've long been a fan of night photography, particularly when it includes light painting. I was immediately drawn into the light-painted photographs of Ken...

Nature First

Since today is Earth Day, I thought it was appropriate to discuss our part on how to make the Earth a better place for...

Luxli Viola RGB LED Light Panel at Thor’s Well

Low-Level Lighting and Milky Way Photography with the help of the Luxli Viola RGB Light. I've long been a fan of light-painting photography. In the...

Monday Motivation: Alan Dyer / Amazing Sky

Alan Dyer is a name that's probably familiar to people that have been interested in astrophotography for more than ten years. Alan is the...

Monday Motivation: Brad Goldpaint

When I'm looking for some Monday Motivation, I often go right to the best. Who and what are the "best" is often debated, but...