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“I Shoot Stars”


© 2015 Thousand Word Images by Dustin Abbott

Here is a self portrait shot last night while out doing some nightscapes and comparisons of a variety of lenses in that kind of setting. My old standby (Rokinon 14mm f/2.8) continues to be a great performer in this setting. I used a remote release and my LED headlamp to shoot my own light into the sky as I watched the stars. This old ramshackle storage building with it’s fancy window has been my friend on many occasions. It’s an amazing experience to be out under the stars.

Technical Information: Canon EOS 6D, Rokinon 14mm f/2.8, Processed in Adobe Lightroom 5, Adobe Photoshop CC, Alien Skin Exposure 7 (use code “dustinabbott” to get a 10% discount)

Gear Used:

Canon EOS 6D DSLR Camera (Body Only)
Rokinon 14mm Ultra Wide-Angle f/2.8 IF ED UMC Lens For Canon
Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5 Software for Mac and Windows (Boxed Version)
Adobe Photoshop Creative Cloud 1-Year Subscription
Alien Skin Exposure 6

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