Shoot for the Stars with a Cool Nikon
Oct24

Shoot for the Stars with a Cool Nikon

The Peltier Effect creates a heat flux between the junction of two different types of materials. A Peltier cooler is a solid-state active heat pump that transfers heat from one side of a device to the other, with consumption of electrical energy, depending on the direction of the current. Want to shoot the stars? PrimaLuceLab offers the D5500a Cooled ($2400 (at current exchange rates,) that’s based on Nikon’s D5500. It harnesses the...

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Shoot For the Stars
May22

Shoot For the Stars

Today’s Post by Jason Anderson We’ve been looking to the night skies for a long time, so it’s no surprise that as soon as we could, we started to try and capture them with cameras.  It’s tricky though because the night sky has probably one of the most challenging sets of conditions to work with:  completely areas dotted by completely white areas.  In the days of film, reciprocity failure was a concern.  Digital has accounted for...

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