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Solargraphy

Posted: Wed, 29th Dec 2010, 1:37pm

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danielgwood

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Stumbled on this the other day when I was looking at pinhole stuff. Solargraphy involves using homemade pinhole cameras with ultra-long exposures (~6 months) to photography the movement of the Sun.

Some of the pictures people have come up with are excellent - see the Flickr pool.

Since constructing one is quite simple, I think I'll be having a go myself, though thinking of somewhere suitable to put it may take some doing.
Posted: Wed, 29th Dec 2010, 1:43pm

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Poseidon1231

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That is really cool, I kinda want to try that now.
Posted: Wed, 29th Dec 2010, 2:16pm

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danielgwood

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Forgot to post the how-tos.. here's the one with the prettiest diagrams.
Posted: Tue, 4th Jan 2011, 4:48pm

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Aculag

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There are some very strange looking results on there. Interesting experiment!
Posted: Thu, 6th Jan 2011, 6:00pm

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mercianfilm

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Woah- some of those are really bizzare and yet really beautiful- nice find!