The Definitive Aurora Photography Tutorial
If you want to learn how to photograph the northern lights, then this eBook is a must. “How to Photograph the Northern Lights” is a wonderfully illustrated, comprehensive tutorial that will equip you with all of the necessary information so you can successfully capture your photos of the northern lights.
Two long-time Alaskans and specialists in their fields, photographer Patrick Endres and scientists Neal Brown, have teamed up to create “How to Photograph the Northern Lights”, an information-rich resource on the aurora. Whether you are a beginner photographer or an advanced professional, there is something in this eBook for you. Patrick liberally shares secrets from his multi-decade career of chasing and photographing the northern lights, and Neal sheds light on aurora science.
“How to Photograph the Northern Lights” is filled with many do’s, don’ts, and insights that only come from extensive time and experience in the field. Be prepared by tapping into this resource before you invest heavily in a northern lights photo quest.
What you will Learn
Where to go
What month and season is best
What time of night is best
How to dress appropriately for the cold
Working with camera gear in the cold
What camera and lens to use
Tripods, headlamps, and othere essential gear
How to read aurora forecasts
Composition and depth of field
How to properly expose
Moon and moonlight considerations
Tips for working in the dark
And much more.
“‘How to Photograph the Northern Lights’ is more than outstanding. What an awesome job Patrick did. He covered everything thoroughly. His rhetoric and understanding are only surpassed by his incredible images. Thank you so much for willingly sharing your vast knowledge of this magical phenomenon. This is by far the best aurora book and one of the best photography books I have read.”
Jackie Orsulak, North Carolina
“Only the gazillions of trips out to photograph the aurora could render the thoughtful, practical insight this little concentrated book yields! This source of experience and the scientific background will prepare anyone heading out into the cold to photograph the aurora…There are HEAPS of value in this one ebook for any photographer looking to photograph a star-filled sky, photographing in the cold North, or as fascinated by the science and art of photographing the aurora.”
Sue Rakes, Master Photographer
“This book is the authority on photographing the Aurora. Beginning photographers to seasoned pros will learn valuable tips from Patrick’s vast experience photographing Aurora in the far north. Not only does Patrick explain photographing the Aurora, but he shares valuable information on predicting displays, dealing with the cold, and composition guidelines. All this is illustrated with stunning Aurora Borealis images.”
Tom Bol, Professional Photographer