Matt Molloy, a talented photographer from Canada, takes sky photography to a whole new level by stacking hundreds of separate sky shots to create an incredible brush-like effect. All of the images you see in his “Smeared Sky” series is a result of combining from 100 to 200 photographs. Continue reading for more.
The number of pictures he uses depends on various factors, such as weather conditions, cloudiness, or whether the object in the picture is moving or static. “Sometimes the clouds are moving quick and there’s lots of them. If I stack too many photos from a timelapse like that, it can get a little messy,” says Matt, adding that it’s usually mid day timelapses that cause more problems.