10 Tips for Photographing the Northern Lights

August 1, 2015 at 7:30:00 PM EDT | Post a Comment

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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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