Still Photos

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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Cropped Sprite Photo Sprite 1
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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 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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Meteor and Satellite Satellite trail
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Dakotalapse 2013 Top Photos

Dakotalapse 2013 Top Photos

      10 of my favorite stills from 2013. Most of these were taken from timelapse. Click arrows to navigate, click on photo to enlarge. Some of these are available as prints here. See other stills from 2013 on this page. Western Australia Pinnacles ◄ Back Next ► Picture […]

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October Aurora in Prairie Skies - Aurora and a Windmill in central South Dakota 10-1-13.

2013 Still Photos

    Most of these are frames from timelapses shot in 2013 in South Dakota, Wyoming and Utah. The timelapse video will be released this winter. These are only some of the timelapse I shot. You can see more on my Facebook page.   2013 Stills [Show as slideshow] 123►

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Horizons Teaser from Randy Halverson on Vimeo.

Horizons Teaser

A few short clips from my upcoming timelapse film titled Horizons. The online short will feature an original score by Bear McCreary. http://www.bearmccreary.com  There will also be an extended cut, available for download at http://www.dakotalapse.com Music is “Nebula Drift” by Simon Wilkinson http://www.thebluemask.com Sponsors: Borrowlenses http://www.borrowlenses.com Dynamic Perception dollies http://www.dynamicperception.com

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South Dakota Aurora

Horizons Stills

Stills from “Horizons” timelapse – coming out soon Order Prints and Gallery Wraps of selected stills. See my Facebook and Google+ pages for more recent photos. Click on the 2, 3 and 4 below the photos, for more pages.

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Meteor, Lightning and the Milky Way

      While editing timelapse I shot July 2012, I noticed a meteor in a frame. I caught it on 2 Canon 5D Mark III cameras. Last July, I posted a photo of the lightning and Milky Way, but missed the meteor. Phil Plait wrote about that photo last […]

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Meteor, Lightning and the Milky Way with Zeiss 25mm F2.0 Meteor with Canon 14mm on 5D Mark III Cropped from 14mm
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2012 – Favorite Photos

Some of my favorites from shooting timelapse in 2012. These were all frames from a timelapse. The timelapse will be out this winter. Click on Photos to Enlarge                    

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July sunset in South Dakota. Near and Far – Frame from lightning timelapse in May 2012 South Dakota Aurora June Milky Way at Devils Tower in Wyoming. A crescent Moon sets under the Milky Way in SD. The Milky Way turns out better on some nights, this was one of them.
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Meteor Persistent Train – 2012

      Update: Phil Plait also wrote this article about it. What are the odds that you can catch a meteor with a persistent train, in the same spot, one year later? On October 6th, 2012, I setup timelapse, in the location that I caught this one. 2011 Meteor […]

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Meteor persistent train 2012 2011 Meteor with persistent train 2012 Meteor with persistent train Meteor from 2nd Camera
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