If this is the first time you heard of the Perseid Meteor Shower, it’s a good idea to learn a little more about it.
This year we are in luck, as the Perseid meteor shower 2016 is set to be the largest outburst of meteors since 2009. Which, of course, means lots and lots of stunning images of shooting stars for us photographers! This video explains the whole event in a very simple way.
You don’t need a lot of fancy gear to take beautiful photos of these meteors. But you must have the knowledge of how to use your camera for this type of photography. The following tips from photographer Beth Ruggiero York will help you capture images that will definitely wow everyone.