10 Tips for Photographing the Northern Lights

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As we move closer to Earth’s magnetic poles, solar particles from the sun’s flares collide with gases in the Earth’s atmosphere and they create red, purple, and green curtain-like lights which dance across the sky called aurora borealis or, more commonly, the northern lights. Just seeing these once-in-a-lifetime phenomena is amazing, but for those who would like to capture the lights, here are some tips for better photographing them.

By Lola Akinmade Akerstrom

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aurorainiceland on August 4, 2013 at 11:54:48 AM EDT

For more information e.g. northern lights photography tours in Iceland check this site out http://www.northernlightsiceland.com/

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