Due to changes in web hosting future posts about photography will be at our main photography business site A Moment of Time Photography. Thank you for following my photography projects here and I look forward to your comments at the new blog.
I will post more about my art and electronics projects here and will eventually rename this blog. I just need to remember to document projects better to share with those that are interested.
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To those that follow my blog, I was sick for about a month and did not have the energy to do much. I am feeling much better now and am resuming posting information and updates to here.
I was reviewing the stats and noticed that people are searching about long exposures with the Pentax K-5. The current firmware allows up to a 30 second exposure in the modes that will allow you to change settings that affect the shutter speed. It is important to remember that this camera also provides a “B” or bulb mode and when set here the shutter is open as long as you hold down the shutter release. When using “B” mode a remote is almost mandatory to avoid camera shake induced by the photographer touching the camera during the exposure.
Here is an exposure made in “B” mode and a remote.
Time Exposure ISO 100 F/11 97.0 sec
I have been editing the images from the trip to the San Francisco area and will post some soon. It was a very good convention with Phi Theta Kappa.