From Concept to Creation: Chasing a Bucket List Shot with Rachel Jones Ross

In this class Rachel Jones Ross explains her workflow to get what she calls her "bucket list shots" of the night sky, the Milky Way and the aurora borealis. From concept to creation. From planning, gear and camera settings to editing. She shares everything you need to take stunning photographs of the night sky.

Time Index

00:00 Introduction
01:52 The idea behind Rachel's epic Moraine Lake shot
06:31 Validating the idea: weather forecast
08:46 Pre-trip planning
15:16 How to shoot with Moonlight
24:14 Planning: Milky Way position and weather forecast
29:18 Planning: Aurora
34:36 Planning in the field
39:20 Looking for a composition
46:44 Shooting: Focus
57:43 Shooting: Capturing the aurora
1:00:09 Final result
1:08:10 Q&A (Part 1)
1:13:44 Post-processing
1:22:12 Final words
1:28:07 Q&A (Part 2)

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