Posted by lwpetersen | February 28, 2014
Camera settings for Aurora Photography

"Quick! The Aurora is out! What settings should my camera be set to?". It's the most frequent question I see online when there is a geomagnetic storm in progress or...

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Posted by lwpetersen | December 26, 2013
Aurora Post Processing 2: Raw Therapee

As I eagerly await the release of GIMP 2.10 that will support both 16 and 32 bit color depth, I figured it's a fine time to continue what I started...

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Posted by lwpetersen | December 25, 2013
Aurora Post Processing 1: White Balance and Noise using UFRAW

(For more in-depth editing, check out the second installment: Aurora Post Processing 2: Raw Therapee) I think a lot of people out there take some great shots of the northern...

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Posted by lwpetersen | March 29, 2012
ADMA Panorama

Click for the full size image. This panorama is made from 68 images taken from the Alaska Dog Musher's Association. The quality has been significantly reduced to fit on flickr....

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