The first installment in a series of posts filled with pictures of the stars, moon, and galaxies, taken during our recent road trip through California.
Night time pictures of the moon, available as individual prints or in series.
An in-depth look at tips and techniques on how to travel on back roads
During a California camping road trip, the author happens upon one of the greatest campsites in America
Sedlec Ossuary – Prague’s Bone Church Just over an hour east of the Czech Republic’s capital city of Prague lies one of the more unusual memorials that you may ever encounter: a massive ossuary (a repository for bones, or bone church) in the basement of a small Catholic cathedral. Tucked away behind a stuccoed brick wall… Continue reading Skeletons in the Basement at Sedlec Ossuary – Prague’s Famous Bone Church
This blog was prompted, believe it or not, by a troll comment on Harley-Davidson’s Facebook page. This particular fellow was egging on Harley riders by posting pictures of his lime-green sport motorcycle, boasting about how it outperformed Harley motorcycles in every way imaginable: better acceleration, better handling, better brakes… on and on. He might well… Continue reading The Truth about Riding Motorcycles
Take Back Roads presents our comprehensive guide to all of the gear you need for excellent Night Sky Photography
Take Back Roads presents this comprehensive guide to night sky photography, including simple instructions, useful equipment and phone apps, composition and location and advice, with plenty of example photographs!
Several pictures of a lot of stars, virtually all from one of my favorite nights from the camping trip out west.
In the final installment of the Astrophotography series, we get to read about and see the culmination of our extraordinary wild camping experience in California.