Make Your Own Planet

It’s been a while since I posted any nifty little Photoshop trickery, but there has been something I’ve wanted to try out for a while – I just needed the right picture.  Your ingredients here are a panorama with level edgeswhere both the fore and background are pretty plain.  After getting this night shot at Greenlake a little while back, I thought I might have the raw materials:


  • Aperture: ƒ/4
  • Credit: Ari Brown
  • Camera: Canon EOS REBEL T1i
  • Taken: 6 October, 2010
  • Focal length: 95mm
  • ISO: 200
  • Shutter speed: 15s

It’s really not too hard!  Hit the jump for the whole walkthrough!

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  • Aperture: ƒ/4
  • Camera: Canon EOS REBEL T1i
  • Focal length: 95mm
  • ISO: 200
  • Shutter speed: 15s