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2013 – My Year in Photo Blogging

2013 – My Year in Photo Blogging

WordPress via the Jetpack plugin publish reports on your blogs which are very interesting.  If you have a WordPress blog and you have not yet installed Jetpack then you really should as there are some great features including the ‘Publicize’ feature where you can auto-update your Facebook, Twitter and Google+ accounts with your posts. My […]

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Photographing the Perseids meteor shower – My First Attempt

Photographing the Perseids meteor shower – My First Attempt

Photographing the PerseidsThis is my first attempt at Photographing the Perseids Meteor Shower. The Perseids is a prolific meteor shower associated with the fragments from comet Swift-Tuttle and are called “The Perseids” because the point from which they originate, lies in the constellation of Perseus. Having checked the StarWalk app on the iPhone it seemed […]

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Making the most of The Blue Hour in Waterford

Making the most of The Blue Hour in Waterford

Tonight I decided to put the camera in the car and drive around and see what presented itself. Around 9pm the darkness was starting to become apparent, it was The Blue Hour. I knew that the International Space Station would be heading over Waterford. Thanks to the Twisst service on Twitter 21:10pm was listed and […]

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Moonshot – 9/Project 52

Moonshot – 9/Project 52

Moonshot Photo Once again this past week the weather didn’t cooperate with my plans. ISS was in our skies last week and Monday and Tuesday it was too cloudy, Wednesday I didn’t have access to my camera, and Thursday – Sunday was not good for taking photos, with wind and rain. The best I did […]

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International Space Station Photo over new Waterford Bridge

International Space Station Photo over new Waterford Bridge

International Space Station Photo over N25 Waterford Bridge I was hoping the International Space Station would track directly over the new Waterford Bridge and had set up my camera at around 10pm with the ISS pass scheduled for 10:05pm over Waterford. I could see the ISS coming and took 2 quick shots of the bridge […]

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