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5 must knows for better night photos


go to
Find your camera and see what iso settings you can push your camera to and still retain descent image quality, this is especially important when shooting auroras, a high iso sensitivity means you can push the shutterspeed under the magical 8 seconds to retain some of the movement of the aurora in the image.
(I personally recommend 6 or less)
Preventing STAR TRAILS
Use the rule of 600 to keep stars in the picture from trailing/streaking.
Divide 600 by the true focal lenght of your lens, true is measured by 35mm full frame, so a 30 mm full frame lens would yield this simple equation: 600/30 = 20 second (or less) exposure and stars will look nice.
For cropped sensors you have to time your focal length with 1.5 for Nikon and 1.6 for Canon.
So 16 mm wide angle lens on a Canon cropped sensor would equal 25.6mm true focal lengt (16*1.6) giving this equation: 600/25.6 = 23.43 secon
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Slambox's HUEG 4OO Point Giveaway! [CLOSED]
Wow, back already?
I'm happy to help!
Spreading the fun around and helping deviants is my job!
Here at artvelocity, i've been helping deviants earn points since 1974. (Click the link to learn more)
So, this time around I decided to up the ante and TRIPLE the size of my usual point giveaways!
As always, entering is free, and open to everyone!
All you have to do is follow these simple rules:
 Here's what you need to do to enter: 

Step One: Add this journal to your faves.
Step two: Add me (artvelocity) to your watch- Ignore this if you are already watching me-
Step 3 (optional) Write a journal about this giveaway.
There will be 5 winners. Each will receive 80 :points:
I will use to pick the winners, and announce them in a journal (or poll, depending on how I feel).
1. Only people who watch me and have f
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Just another wannabe writer and artist.



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kmnfive Featured By Owner Dec 19, 2017
Sventine Featured By Owner Jan 27, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
:boing: Thanks for the fav :w00t: :boing:
DamaiMikaz Featured By Owner Jan 24, 2016  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Tnx for the fav :la:
Nocturnal-Dayz Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2015
I know this is a bit late, but Happy Birthday according to dA. Enjoy yourself! :party:
hefeigal Featured By Owner Nov 20, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
Thank you!! :D
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