Demystifying Milky Way Landscape Photography

Watch Demystifying Milky Way Landscape Photography

Learn how to capture breathtaking photos of the Milky Way with Erik Kuna! In this class Erik gets you up to speed on the gear you’ll need, the settings you’ll use, tools to help you plan your shoot, essential information about the Milky Way, and techniques to get tack sharp stars, all before heading out to some dark sky locations in the American Southwest. Erik wraps up the class with a review of some of the photos captured and some tips to help you move forward. watch trailer | watch course

Lesson 1 : Introduction
Lesson 2 : The Gear
Lesson 3 : Essential Apps
Lesson 4 : Understanding the Milky Way
Lesson 5 : Location Scouting
Lesson 6 : Techniques You Need to Know
Lesson 7 : Dealing with Unfavorable Conditions
Lesson 8 : Using a Star Tracker
Lesson 9 : Preparing to Go Shoot
Lesson 10 : Mojave Desert Shoot
Lesson 11 : Getting Sharp Stars
Lesson 12 : Light Painting
Lesson 13 : Reviewing Photos
Lesson 14 : Conclusion

Erik Kuna | Space Flight Photographer

Erik Kuna

Erik is the Vice President of Operations for KelbyOne, and a passionate Rocket Launch photographer. His goal is to create images that help educate people about the space industry, and inspire them to learn more about the beauty of space exploration. His passion was ignited in 2015 by seeing the SpaceX Falcon 9 booster land successfully. He felt like from that moment, he had to be part of documenting and capturing the beauty and inspiration of spaceflight and has never looked back. He has recently pushed his work farther by working with Plotaverse to heighten his images with motion.

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