Award-winning photographer and VFX supervisor Mark Gee reveals his techniques for how to capture the wonders of the night sky.
New Zealand photographer and VFX supervisor Mark Gee has achieved numerous accolades for his astrophotography and has worked on visual effects on such films as Avatar, Rise of the Planet of the Apes, The Hobbit trilogy, and most recently as the Visual Effects Supervisor on Steven Spielberg’s The BFG. Gee’s astrophotography and video time-lapses are truly gorgeous, and now he has shared his technique for capturing these time-lapses of the night sky using the Syrp Genie and Magic Carpet. Check out the video to learn how to scout locations, set up the Genie and Magic Carpet for optimal movement, and complete the time-lapse in post.
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