When it comes to taking great photos, timing is everything. That applies to the time of the day for your shots too. With these 6 golden hour apps, you are going to have an easier time planning your photo shoots:
The Photographer’s Ephemeris: helps you plan outdoor photo shoots in natural light. It shows time/direction of the sun and moon, golden hour time/duration, and other useful info.
PhotoPills: this augmented reality golden hour app provides you with sunrise/set times, blue hour, supermoon dates, and other useful info. Useful as a location scouting tool.
Lumy: designed to help you track photography times. It covers sunrise, sunset, magic hours, and twilight times. It supports Apple Watch and Apple TV.
Sun Surveyor: a photo location scouting app that lets you plan for the golden hour, blue hour, sunrise, sunset, moonrise, and moonset times. It also visualizes the sun and moon throughout the day for your location.
LightTrac: shows at what time and location the light conditions are perfect for photography. Calculates the angle and elevation of the sun and moon.
Magic Hour: lets you know when the right time is coming for your photography session. It takes your location and current day into account to offer accurate results.
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