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Old Aug 12, 2010, 11:15 AM   #1
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Default Ti1 and Starry Night Photo


Am a new T1i owner (1 week), new to the dSLR world moving from P&S. I am looking for guidance on shooting starry night picture especially this week with Perseid meteor showers.

I tried in Auto last night but the camera was unable to focus and would not let me click any pics. The only way I could force the camera was to do it in Manual mode. Not sure what I was doing wrong there.

Any guidance on how to take starry night would be helpful.

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Old Aug 12, 2010, 11:38 AM   #2
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My attempts at this tell me that you should probably go to manual focus (infinity) and set to a bulb shutter and use a tripod.
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Old Aug 12, 2010, 2:13 PM   #3
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see the link in Kevin (Spy)'s thread here.
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