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South Dakota Supercell

Field Of View – 4K UHD Timelapse

  2016 Badlands Night Sky Workshops Join me this summer in the Badlands of SD and learn how to shoot stills and timelapse at night. Field Of View is a compilation of timelapse I have shot in the last year. The first shot of the sunset supercell was done on July […]

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2015 Badlands lightning during workshop

2016 Badlands Night Sky Photography and Timelapse Workshops

Night Sky Workshop by Randy Halverson Date – June 3-5 and September 2-4 – Badlands National Park, South Dakota Join Randy Halverson of Dakotalapse for night sky milky way photography workshops in Badlands National Park, South Dakota 2016 June 3-5 and a 3 night workshop on September 2-4. Randy Halverson has been holding […]

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Meteor with persistent train

Aurora and Meteor with persistent train

November 7th, 2015 near Rapid City, South Dakota. I caught the meteor with several cameras that were shooting timelapse of the Aurora. The persistent train lasted about 15 minutes in real time. The first shot is a cropped view from one of the cameras, the meteor is in the upper […]

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Wyoming Milky Way

Trails End UHD 4K Time Lapse

Trails End is a compilation of some of my favorite timelapse shots from 2014, with a few Aurora shots from early this year. On many of the locations, I used my Palomino SS-1251 truck camper from Cheyenne Camper Center, often ending up near the end of some remote trail.  It was shot […]

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2015 Badlands Night Sky Workshops

2015 Badlands Night Sky Workshops

Night Sky Workshop by Randy Halverson Date – June 12-14 and August 14-16 – Badlands National Park, South Dakota Join Randy Halverson of Dakotalapse for night sky workshops in Badlands National Park, South Dakota 2015 June 12-14 and August 14-16. Randy Halverson has been holding private workshops for several years, […]

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Cropped view of satellite and stage burn.

Final Boost Stage – 4K UHD

  Final Boost Stage on Youtube. Be sure to read description and click HD or UHD and watch full screen. On July 28th, 2014, I was set up to shoot the Milky Way near Kennebec, South Dakota.  I was shooting a Canon 5D Mark III with a Nikon 14-24 lens on […]

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Sprites and Gravity Waves

Sprites, Gravity Waves, Airglow and Aurora

          On August 20th, 2014 I timelapsed a storm over central South Dakota with multiple cameras. I left for Wyoming without looking at most of the frames. I saw a post by Tom Warner about Sprites he caught on the same storm. Sprites are large scale electrical discharges […]

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Badlands Night Sky Workshop

Badlands Night Sky Workshop

Night Sky Workshop by Randy Halverson Date – August 22-24, 2014 – Badlands National Park, South Dakota This workshop is over, but I can still give private workshops. Contact me if interested. Class size limit – 6 Students Badlands National Park features a rugged landscape and dark skies. In August, […]

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Meteor and Satellite

Meteor or Satellite?

      These 2 timelapse frames are from my latest timelapse “Huelux”. Go to 3:20 in the video to see the timelapse. A bright Satellite flash or Iridium flare, can sometimes look like a meteor in a long exposure star photo. If you are shooting timelapse, it is easy […]

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Huelux

Huelux

    Huelux from Randy Halverson on Vimeo. Huelux is also on Youtube below, in 4K Ultra HD resolution. Download the Huelux features on my site here. I shot Huelux from April-November 2013 in South Dakota, Wyoming and Utah. The weather in 2013 made it difficult for me to get some of […]

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