Improving image quality with median (is it worth it?)

A while back, I read an article about improving low light photography when you don’t have a tripod or can’t stay long enough to set up a tripod. The method was to take multiple photos hand-held at high ISO and performing a median stack on the images. This sounded promising, so I wanted to put it to … More Improving image quality with median (is it worth it?)

Starry sunrise with Venus rising (deflickered)

One of the time-lapses that I have been wanting to take is a sunrise that includes pre-dawn stars. This is particularly tricky because the increasing light requires your camera to NOT be in manual mode. As a result, the minor differences in exposure between frames can cause the animation to flicker like this: What is happening … More Starry sunrise with Venus rising (deflickered)