After posting the pictures of my recent travels on my other social media sites I got a few questions on how exactly I got the pictures of the Milky Way that I had posted. So I decided to quickly write up how I do it, hopefully to give some tips on how it is done and, if you do it differently possibly to also learn alternate methods myself. For the most part I don’t think it is a very difficult thing to do, it just needs the right equipment and right location and just a little bit of technique that can quickly be learned. I try to keep it simple and I am sure that there are many other ways to get these shots but I am still learning those myself. I use a DSLR but with the control one can get on compact and even phone cameras nowadays I am sure most of what follows can be transposed to other camera formats. Continue reading “A quick guide to photographing the Milk Way”
How could that have even happened you may ask! I know its may be hard to believe the title of this post but I can assure you that it really did happen. Actually it happens all the time to me. Falling in love is a regular occurrence. How anyone would get through a week, or even a few days in a row without falling in love actually escapes me. It would be hard, after all, keeping up a blog called Passion Fruit if I didn’t already have many loves and if I didn’t occasionally fell in love all over again.