News: The Northern Lights Are Even More Spectacular in Time-Lapse

The Northern Lights Are Even More Spectacular in Time-Lapse

Aurora borealis (or the northern lights) is a naturally occurring, beautiful light display caused by "the collision of charged particles directed by the Earth's magnetic field." Below, an electrifying display of time-lapse footage taken in Tromsø, Norway, by Tor Even Mathisen. Shot with the Canon EOS 5D Mark II.

Planning on seeing something just as stunning? You can learn to capture it in time-lapse, too. 

2 Comments

whats it like to fly though a aruoa? and what was the shuter speed?

Absolutely gorgeous footage, i love the capture of the shooting star at 1:24 ..
can this be seen regularly at Tromsø, Norway ? if so wheat time of year is best?
Thank you for sharing this.

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