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Astro Orbitor

The trick to a night shot with a slow shutter speed, without a tripod and remote shutter release, is a steady hand.  I don’t have a steady hand.  Instead, I leaned against a pile of rock, or rock-like facsimile designed by some imagineer, and shot as steadily as I could.

This shot of the Astro Orbitor at Disneyland was the best of the bunch.

Pentax K20D; Pentax DA 18-55mm AL II; f8; ISO 1600; 1/2 sec.

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3 responses

  1. ok now, I am serious, you should submit that photo to http://www.allearsnet.com for their photo of the week contest. Really! this photo is spectacular

    March 24, 2010 at 7:49 pm

    • Thanks. That’s very sweet.

      March 24, 2010 at 7:58 pm

  2. Kerry

    Love it!!

    March 25, 2010 at 10:44 am