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Astrophotography Can Capture Seismograms During Earthquakes


During an earthquake, a camera capturing a long exposure of the night sky can capture star trails as seismograms that records the motion of the ground. Back on January 20th, a 6.7-magnitude earthquake rocked Coquimbo, Chile. About 56 miles (90km) away, the ESO La Silla Observatory was in the process ...

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Review: Meike 50mm f/1.7 is a Cheap and Compact Lens for Nikon Z


Although it’s been six months since the Nikon mirrorless Z system was announced, there’s still a dearth of native Z mount lenses, and the ones that are available are in my opinion somewhat overpriced (starting at $599 for the Nikon 50mm f/1.8 S). While the FTZ adapter does work remarkably ...

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