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Shadow Rays at Marshall Point
Marshall Point lighthouse is one of our favorite spots to shoot at night. In this image the ‘wagon wheel’ effect from the astragals in the tower's cap design adds to the otherworldly feel.
Shadow Rays II
The Wagon Wheel
Marshall Point lighthouse is one of our favorite spots to shoot at night. In this image the ‘wagon wheel’ effect from the astragals in the tower's cap design adds to the otherworldly feel as the photogenic core section of the Milky Way stretches through the scene. Comet 252P/LINEAR can also be seen as a green spot above and slightly to the left of the galactic core.
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Milky Way at Pemaquid Point Light
The Summer Milky Way moves through the sky behind Pemaquid Point Lighthouse in Bristol, Maine. Photographed in June 2015, this is one frame from a time lapse.
Red Light District
The Milky Way stretches across the sky next to Bass Harbor Lighthouse in Acadia National Park. Photographing our night sky at any lighthouse is difficult. This spot is especially demanding due to the intense red light coming from the tower’s fourth order Fresnel lens - this image required determination & some fancy footwork in post-processing. This is a 5 image vertical panorama taken in August 2015.
Nikon D600 & 14-24mm @ 14mm
f/2.8 – 5 x 25 Secs - ISO 4000
A colorful cloudy April sunrise at Pemaquid Point Lighthouse in Bristol, Maine.
Above The Fog Layer
The Milky Way, Venus and a meteor captured above a thick fog layer which was hovering over the Atlantic Ocean. The brightness on the right hand side of this image is coming from the lighthouse tower. This image was captured during a great night photography workshop at Marshall Point Light in March 2014.
Above The Fog Layer II
The Milky Way rising above a thick fog layer that was hovering over the Atlantic Ocean. This image was captured during a great night photography workshop at Marshall Point Light in March 2014.
Night Reflections II
A different night photography vantage point at Marshall Point Lighthouse.
A chilly but peaceful February sunrise combined with star trails at Pemaquid Point Lighthouse in Bristol, Maine. This image is a composite of the foreground shot and 88 frames of sky for the star trails.
Nikon D600 & 14-24mm @ 14mm
Foreground: f/6.3 - 1.3 secs - ISO 50
Sky: f/2.8 - 88 x 30 secs - ISO 3200
Star Trails & The Milky Way At Pemaquid Point Lighthouse
This image is a composite of 65 frames from a static time lapse of the Milky Way moving across the sky. I stacked the frames of this sequence to make a standard star trails image and then blended/masked in a single frame of the Milky Way. I jumped into the last frame and pointed at the sky. Shooting straight into the light at a lighthouse tower is always difficult but I like the final result here.
Cape Neddick Light
Cape Neddick Light (Nubble Lighthouse) in York, Maine. Photographed November 21, 2013.
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