arpandas
arpandas

Wanderer of Darkness

A self portrait with the moon and milkyway, so its basically MMM(Me, moon and milkyway) ¯_(ツ)_-¯ .
Another image from a trip with with my friend Ramit...
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A self portrait with the moon and milkyway, so its basically MMM(Me, moon and milkyway) ¯_(ツ)_-¯ .
Another image from a trip with with my friend Ramit during last summer near Antignano(Tuscany). The conditions were perfect for night photography. But there was something more crazy. We got the moon and the Milkyway in a single frame (for a very less time: something like 15 minutes) when the moon was setting and near the horizon. I have never seen something like this. We didn't have any star tracker that night, but my friend had a 50mm with him and I knew it can bring the crazy details as well. So the sky was taken with Canon 6D and 50mm and the foreground with Nikon D810 and Samyang 14mm. It was not easy to blend as the two lenses have different scaling. The sky is a pano of twelve images. The foreground consists of two images, one with and one without the self portrait. I love the overall result
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22 Comments | Report
ericvangilder
 
ericvangilder November 20, 2015
Wow! That is a very eye catching photo.
PandoricaPhotography
 
PandoricaPhotography January 03, 2016
I can't even tell you how amazing this is. You are very talented. I look forward to seeing more of your work.
LuisO PRO+
 
LuisO January 08, 2016
Amazing photo. Congratulations for the results of so much work
wesstafford
 
wesstafford January 20, 2016
Very well done1
DavidLeeJudson PRO+
 
DavidLeeJudson January 21, 2016
Spectacular!!
alvarodeleon
 
alvarodeleon January 22, 2016
Great Photo, what kind of setting i need to get that amazing sky. WOW!!!
vonHoeckerPhotoArt
 
vonHoeckerPhotoArt January 31, 2016
Wow...Spectacular!!!
christophertallsopp
 
christophertallsopp February 01, 2016
i am going to be a little critical... a little grainy but otherwise an amazing composition
Dreammerchant
 
Dreammerchant February 07, 2016
In God we trust.
AliAlzuhair
 
AliAlzuhair February 09, 2016
Stunning work!
Phillip-Hines-Photography
 
Phillip-Hines-Photography February 10, 2016
wow what an amasing shot. Christopher, my guess as to why it is grainy is due to a high ISO, but I want to know how you get such good colour in your star shots.
DoWhatCalls
 
DoWhatCalls February 17, 2016
This picture is like a poem without any words. I'm speachless
Solsken
Solsken September 14, 2018
Beautifully said.
valencia_brian
 
valencia_brian February 22, 2016
Really fantastic picture. Great job!
mizimiji
 
mizimiji April 03, 2016
Love this shot!
zoegorow
 
zoegorow June 09, 2016
Amazing, really love how you explain your process. Keep it up!
BobbyBorgia
 
BobbyBorgia September 02, 2016
Just............ Wow.......
DebbieKMiller81 PRO+
 
DebbieKMiller81 November 28, 2016
Amazing capture. Well done.
SpiritAndSoul
 
SpiritAndSoul June 21, 2017
Fantastic
Elaine53
 
Elaine53 October 02, 2017
WOW ??????
paulker PRO+
 
paulker January 25, 2018
beautiful!
Alfredo_Jose PRO+
 
Alfredo_Jose July 02, 2018
Stunning!
Solsken
 
Solsken September 14, 2018
This is stunning, Great work, love the color and texture. Love the story related to this photo as well :)

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