How to Photograph the Northern Lights

Northern Lights are very rare in Estonia and there are very few occasions, when they are strong enought to glow in all three colors – green, red and violet. To be able to see the aurora borealis is really fashionating, but one thing is even better – phototgraphing the aurora borealis Photographing this beautiful event gives us the ability to share what we saw.

In past year I have spent some time outdoors at the night and I have seen that if you want to photograph northern lights you can do it well with regular DSLR camera. I have written some tips and information about how to that has helped me a lot.

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Photo credits: Marko Palm.

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Thank you all for positive feedback! Many go to Norway or Finland to photograph northern lights. But when the sun is active Estonia is also good place to be :)

They say that the winter is coming ;)

And this year it will be with very good chance to photograph the northern lights. If you happen to be in Estonia in winter time, come to Saaremaa and let´s go hunting!


Thanks for sharing.
I hope one day I'll be able to photograph the Northern Lights, too...


Thanks for your informations !
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Thanks for sharing, amazing images.


Nice the colors. :) Great info to! Thanks!

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