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    Radiation interference with camera at Chernobyl?

    Hi all, My first post on this forum. I couldn’t think of anywhere better to come than to here with a question I’ve had since a recent trip to Chernobyl! Whilst visiting Pripyat I took several videos. Great care was taken to stay away from any contamination hot spots and we had an experienced...
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    I Capturing an instant of time

    just wondering why no one has made a camera that can truly capture an instant of time. I'm talking about an instant which is defined as an instantaneous moment that has 0 duration. Why do all cameras have shutters that open for a specified amount of time instead of just capturing a true...
  3. Andy Resnick

    Insights Digital Camera Buyer's Guide: DSLR - Comments

    Andy Resnick submitted a new PF Insights post Digital Camera Buyer's Guide: DSLR Continue reading the Original PF Insights Post.
  4. Andy Resnick

    Insights Digital Camera Buyer's Guide: Real Cameras - Comments

    Andy Resnick submitted a new PF Insights post Digital Camera Buyer's Guide: Real Cameras Continue reading the Original PF Insights Post.
  5. Andy Resnick

    Insights Digital Camera Buyer's Guide: Compact Point and Shoot - Comments

    Andy Resnick submitted a new PF Insights post Digital Camera Buyer's Guide: Compact Point and Shoot Continue reading the Original PF Insights Post.
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    B Are colors in astro photos 'real'?

    There are lots of amazing photographs of nebula around. The colors contribute greatly to their grandeur. But if we were able to get near enough to a nebula to see it with the naked eye would it possess the colors we see in published photographs taken by telescopes? Or are the colors in astro...
  7. excelsior

    Favorite Prominent / Professional Astrophotographers

    This is actually a question for a project I'm working on for work and thought this would be a great outlet to ask. What are some of your favorite "pro" photographers that specialize in astrophotography or at least have a lot in their portfolio? They don't have to necessarily even deep dive...
  8. WhatmoughG

    Camera Kite

    Hey, I am embarking on a drive to the arctic circle. I have spent a bit of time googling looking for a kite to pull behind my truck to film the adventure and can't find much useful information. Is there anyone that could design or point me in the direction of a place to design a decent kite to...
  9. B0b-A

    Have you seen the meteoric smoke-ring?

    4 seconds from start ... vimeo.com/110535098 [ it's time-lapse : "...120 consecutive 30 second exposures ..." , so about 360x normal speed ]
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    Is it possible to take a picture of the radio-waves on earth?

    I was wondering If anyone knows if this is possible, or why it might be a silly idea.
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