Today I show you crop sensor astrophotography … so if you have a camera like the a6000, a6100, a6300, a6400, a6500, or the a6600 … as well as any of the other brands with a smaller sensor, you can easily get some great photographs of the stars with these cameras and some good lenses.

It is best to get a fast lens for this camera because of the smaller sensor, but you can shoot the stars with the kit lens if you know about stacking your photos. I have done a video on that as well, so check it out here.

Remember to go out when there is a new moon and clear skies to see many more stars!! 

I also shoot the stars with a full frame camera: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XPVEE…

The principles are the same with a full frame camera as with crops sensor astrophotography, with a few subtle differences…

I also have a more recent video on the top 10 ultra wide lenses for astrophotography here: https://www.boxheadmike.com/10-ultra-wide-lenses-for-astrophotography/

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