Resources and Websites

General night photography sites

Digital Night is my site with information about night photography:

The Nocturnes is probably the classic source for information about night photography on the web:

Books about photographic technique

Harold Davis, Creative Composition: Digital Photography Tips & Techniques (Wiley, 2010), provides information about tools and techniques for visualizing and framing photos.

Harold Davis, Practical Artistry: Light & Exposure for Digital Photographers (O'Reilly. 2008), explains exposing digital photos,

Harold Davis, The Digital Darkroom: Creative Digital Post-Processing (Focal Press, 2010), explains Multi-RAW processing, Hand HDR processing, and digital black & white conversions

Sites about astronomy and the stars is a good site for general information as well as to learn about specific astronomical phenomenon:

Naval Astronomical Applications provides a portal with access to a great many astronomy resources:

The astronomy picture of the day is a great way to learn about the cosmos, and often beautiful, too:

Spot Personal Satellite Tracker (page 22)

Tripods and Heads (pages 26-29)


Kirk Enterprises:

Really Right Stuff:


Understanding the night sky (page 156)

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