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Old Aug 21, 2011, 8:49 PM   #1
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Default Shooting sharp stars with new GPS module

Using GPS to shoot "sharp" stars.


Not getting one but really cool use of new GPS.
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Old Aug 21, 2011, 10:13 PM   #2
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I've been following this item with interest, but I'm not sure how much astrophotography I'm likely to do. However, today I imported a bunch of pictures I took hiking into Lightroom. As they were importing I keyworded them and felt very proud of myself for getting ahead of things. Then it occurred to me that I hadn't yet downloaded the track from today or geotagged the shots. Went back and did that - Lightroom then said I had a choice - keep the geocoordinates or the keywords, but I couldn't keep both. So I had to keyword the photos a second time (sigh!).

I'd really like one. I'm fascinated by it. But I can't quite justify getting one as I do have other geotag alternatives and don't really need it. But it sure sounds like a creative, cool device and so far the initial reports have been pretty positive.
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