Here is another shot from the other night along the Baker River.
I had in my mind several images, planning and scheming as we hiked in, having the kids in the tent illuminated with the I-Pad, having them look out of the tent, in awe at the stars.
Here is the i-pad shot. Not too bad! A little overexposed on the face of the kid (Dawson) holding the device.
Then I tried an image with them looking out of the tent. I used the red light function on my head lamp to illuminate their faces and this is what I got:
At first I didn’t even try to edit it, it looked so red.
But later I decided to give it a try. I edited (in photoshop, as a raw file) the foreground, then went back and edited the raw a second time, but edited just the sky.
Then I merged the two and did final editing.
That’s Joe on the left, wrapped in the sleeping bag. And my son, Max is the incredulous one on the right!
Not too bad!
I guess I’ll have to take the kids camping more often!
6 thoughts on “Stars, Tent and Kids”
Great and nice
Awesome shots! Very nice surroundings and the milky way looks super!!! Thanks for sharing…
Glad you like them! Thank you!
Hoping to get some clear skies when I take my oldest son (8 yrs) out for a hiking trip in a few weeks.
Lovely to see their looks when they stare a the stars.
As always, amazing phots
Thank you, CTS!