Welcome Guest ( Log In | Register )

Bump TopicReply to this topicRSS feed Start new topic Start Poll

Outline · [ Standard ] · Linear+

> Milky Way shooting group (July Outing), Discussion, Outing

Dlee4896
post Jun 14 2018, 03:15 PM

Getting Started
**
Group: Junior Member
Posts: 61

Joined: Feb 2018
QUOTE(lai_dm @ Jun 11 2018, 01:45 PM)
we have mersing trip on july
still have 4-5 slots.
kindly pm for if u interested
*
Can smartphone join? =x Phone spec able to go 30sec shutterspeed, ISO3200
uss28
post Jun 14 2018, 04:09 PM

New Member
*
Group: Newbie
Posts: 5

Joined: Feb 2013
QUOTE(lai_dm @ Jun 11 2018, 01:45 PM)
we have mersing trip on july
still have 4-5 slots.
kindly pm for if u interested
*
Hi...newbie to astro...can i join if the dates are right?
lai_dm
post Jun 15 2018, 01:27 PM

Regular
******
Group: Senior Member
Posts: 1,643

Joined: Jun 2010


QUOTE(ervinlew @ Jun 14 2018, 02:04 PM)
i thought set to Infinity will do?
*
not work for all lenses, some lenses cannot get sharp photo even u send to infinity
learn how to manual focus

tips for manual focus :

1) switch to lcd live view
2) live view digital zoom in the stars > adjust focus to get the sharpens image

gammer123
post Jun 15 2018, 11:52 PM

New Member
*
Group: Junior Member
Posts: 35

Joined: Feb 2013
From: Cheras, Kuala Lumpur


QUOTE(lai_dm @ Jun 14 2018, 12:47 AM)
1st  get a tripod
2nd thing u need to do is to go outside learn how to manual focus to get the sharpest star, u need to practice this before the actual shoot
3rd  download to the apps "skyview" , "starwalk" , "stellarium" and many more to learn how to locate the mw location

setting :
try 16mm f3.5 ISO2000, i can increase the iso if necessary, pls try and feel it
*
Thanks alot, will give it a shot tomorrow night at genting..

Btw, I have tried some app on android, the location of milky way from different apps are not the same, is this usual? Which app you prefer and is more reliable

This post has been edited by gammer123: Jun 15 2018, 11:55 PM
kizwan
post Jun 16 2018, 06:38 PM

BÖw DÖwn TÖ LÖrd PringlËs
*****
Group: Senior Member
Posts: 755

Joined: Jan 2009


QUOTE(gammer123 @ Jun 15 2018, 11:52 PM)
Thanks alot, will give it a shot tomorrow night at genting..

Btw, I have tried some app on android, the location of milky way from different apps are not the same, is this usual? Which app you prefer and is more reliable
*
Some apps required you to update your location (gps) manually.
gammer123
post Jun 16 2018, 07:56 PM

New Member
*
Group: Junior Member
Posts: 35

Joined: Feb 2013
From: Cheras, Kuala Lumpur


QUOTE(kizwan @ Jun 16 2018, 06:38 PM)
Some apps required you to update your location (gps) manually.
*
Alright.. noted on that..
ystiang
post Jun 25 2018, 12:30 AM

Getting Started
**
Group: Junior Member
Posts: 169

Joined: May 2012
Hi, may I know does the Mersing trip still have slot? I would like to join smile.gif
Spitzer
post Jun 25 2018, 08:57 PM

New Member
*
Group: Junior Member
Posts: 34

Joined: Jul 2005
From: K.Hills



QUOTE(bdrc @ Mar 22 2018, 07:42 PM)
It was at Sekinchan.
*
speechless...

that pic was from sekinchan?! care to share the exact location/spot nearby that i can have that view please?

It's seriously an "out of this town" picture...
bdrc
post Jun 26 2018, 06:02 PM

Regular
******
Group: Senior Member
Posts: 1,037

Joined: Feb 2007
From: Kuala Lumpur


QUOTE(Spitzer @ Jun 25 2018, 08:57 PM)
speechless...

that pic was from sekinchan?! care to share the exact location/spot nearby that i can have that view please?

It's seriously an "out of this town" picture...
*
3.47816, 101.17434 on google map.
firebird00
post Jul 9 2018, 04:59 PM

Getting Started
**
Group: Junior Member
Posts: 68

Joined: Jun 2006
From: Melaka / Miri


Hi guys, i want to share my Milky Way photo i took 2 days ago.

location is Mulu, Sarawak

taken with Sony A6000 30 sec, F3.5, ISO 6400. lens: Kit lens

user posted image
kizwan
post Jul 10 2018, 08:38 PM

BÖw DÖwn TÖ LÖrd PringlËs
*****
Group: Senior Member
Posts: 755

Joined: Jan 2009


QUOTE(firebird00 @ Jul 9 2018, 04:59 PM)
Hi guys, i want to share my Milky Way photo i took 2 days ago.

location is Mulu, Sarawak

taken with Sony A6000  30 sec, F3.5, ISO 6400. lens: Kit lens

user posted image
*
Nice! rclxms.gif

33 Pages « < 31 32 33Top
Bump TopicReply to this topicTopic OptionsStart new topic
 

Switch to:
| Lo-Fi Version
0.0852sec    4.89    6 queries    GZIP Disabled
Time is now: 16th October 2018 - 12:09 PM