Milky way?

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Re: Milky way?

Post by looyaa » Sun Aug 03, 2014 12:16 pm

munjalv wrote:George,

Thank you for the amazing shots! Beautiful and very inspiring images. Thanks a ton for sharing and letting us also see it.

regards,
Munjal
Thanks Munjal. Sorry for the slow reply. Been extremely busy. Glad you like the images and find it inspiring. Sometimes if you never try, you never know whether it is possible. I guess this is what my thread is about :)

George

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Re: Milky way?

Post by looyaa » Mon Jul 11, 2016 12:42 am

Wow...didn't realise it is coming to 2 years since I last updated this thread...

Joined Thomas for a night shoot at Kranji yesterday. Skies getting cloudy by the time I reached and only managed to get just enough photos for stacking (luckily).

Widefield shot of the setting Milky Way from Kranji, Singapore
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https://flic.kr/p/J4at5J

Pentax K-3 + Samyang 14mm + OGPS-1
6 x 60s stacked, iso640, 14mm
Taken on 10th July 2016, 2:30am to 2:40am

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Re: Milky way?

Post by Airconvent » Mon Jul 11, 2016 9:36 pm

That's a nice first Milky Way shot looya..!
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Re: Milky way?

Post by looyaa » Sun Aug 20, 2017 2:50 pm

Such a waste that I didn't have time to take advantage of last month's super clear skies to shoot the milky way in Singapore. Revisited Sentosa Tanjong Beach last night but noticed skies not so clear and plenty of passing clouds. The strong light pollution is definitely evident in the image. But it is what it is when shooting in Singapore.

19 August 2017
Pentax K-3, O-GPS1, Samyang 14mm
30s, 14mm, f/2.8, iso1600
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Re: Milky way?

Post by Airconvent » Sun Aug 20, 2017 3:35 pm

Nice...! And with a Pentax K3 too :)
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Re: Milky way?

Post by looyaa » Sun Aug 20, 2017 4:02 pm

Airconvent wrote:Nice...! And with a Pentax K3 too :)
Thanks!! I am still pentax user after all these years haha :mryellow:

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