Introduction: How to Take Photos of Stars
Take photos of stars, the moon or city lights(below) with just a tripod and a digital camera (works on some only)
Step 1: You Will Need.......
A camera where you can change the exposure time and a tripod
(sorry, no photos of the setup)
Step 2: Wait....
Step 3: Time
Set your camera's exposure time to around 15 seconds or above
Step 4: Set Up.......
Your tripod so that it points to the stars you want
Step 5: Photo Ideas
The above instructable is for stars, for the moon you will need a telescope or a set of binoculars a steady hand and the above.
The moon is a lot brighter than the stars so you may have to tone down the camera exposure time.
Remember, do not think that you can do the same for the sun.
1. you may burn your eyes out by looking at the sun through a telescope or binoculars.
2. you may burn the receptor on your camera.