My Milky Way Mission almost didn’t happen, and I ran into lots of surprises along the way! Making this video was a blast and I can’t wait to go even bigger next time! If you’re tired of my banter and bad jokes, skip ahead to the 9-minute mark for the beginning of the tutorial section.

Here are some links I mention:


LR Timelapse:

Astro Backyard:


Gear I used:

Sony A7RIV

Sony G-Master 16-35 2.8 Wide Angle Lens

Panasonic GH5 

Metabones .71 Speadbooster

Sigma ART 1.8 18-35mm

GVM 31″ Motorized Slider

Zoom H6

Aluminum Twin Tube Tripod

ABCCANOPY Super Heavy Duty Sandbag

Kudos to my friend Nick over at Studio Cat Media for those buttery smooth drone shots! What did you guys think of that experimental scene in the middle?