Milky Way Photography Planning | Step by Step Tutorial

This is the first video of a complete Milky Way photography course where I’ll cover Milky Way planning, shooting and post-processing.

In this video you’ll learn:

  • How to easily plan for the best Milky Way photo possible for a given date with PhotoPills app.
  • If you know the photo you want but don’t know when it happens, you’ll learn how to figure out the exact date and time the Milky Way will be right where you want it to be.

If you want to learn how to photograph the Milky Way, watch the second video of this course.

Time Index

00:00 Introduction
01:06 Step 1 Place the Red Pin in the location
02:11 Step 2 Set the shooting date
02:49 Step 3 Switch on the Milky Way layer
08:19 Step 4 Find the shooting spot and shooting time
10:44 Step 5 Find when the composition you want occurs
14:27 Final words

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