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The Sun and Moon Calculator is a Solar and Lunar database for Windows. Designed for photographers and anyone who needs to know the position of the Sun and Moon from any location at any time, the Sun and Moon Calculator includes unique features such as lunar phase and the ability to see the sun and moon as they are currently in the sky. The Sun and Moon Calculator costs £26.03.
Douglas Software Press Release
Douglas Software launches new version of Sun & Moon Calculator
Winchester, UK (15th September 2011 ) – Douglas Software announced today the latest version of its Solar and Lunar database for Windows, a vital utility for photographers – or anyone who needs to know the position of the Sun and Moon from any location at any time. The Sun and Moon Calculator V4.4.2 includes a host of unique features such as lunar phase and the ability to see the sun and moon as they are currently in the sky.
On location, on vacation, this clever software will help users to plan ahead. Douglas Software’s easy to follow manual doesn’t just explain how to use the software – it explains how to really work natural lighting. All a user needs to know – from twilight shots to the best natural lighting angles for architectural photography. It provides a host of information such as the best time for twilight shots at a selected location or when the sun is in the optimum position to make the most of textures of buildings. Not to mention photography by moonlight.
Forget the ‘freebie’ calculators and complex astronomical tables, the Douglas Sun and Moon calculator is designed especially for photographers. Real photographers. Everything required for perfect timing, perfect lighting and perfect positioning around the globe is included in the software.
Covering over 1,600 preset locations in the USA, UK, Canada, Australia and New Zealand, including latitude, longitude and time zone – or the user can create their own database for any location on Earth.
For more information visit http://www.photo-software.com
About Douglas Software
Douglas Software is a privately-held technology company based in Hampshire, United Kingdom. The company was founded in 1992 by Douglas Green, an independent software engineer with many years experience of photography. Douglas Software specialises in photographic software and hardware product development. Among their main products there is Photo Calculator for PDA, Photo Calculator for Windows and the Mac, Sun and Moon Calculator, and Douglas Grey Card. Sun and Moon Calculator is a Solar and Lunar database for photographers, cinematographers, astronomers, anglers, gardeners and anyone else who needs to know the position of the Sun and Moon from any location at any time. The Douglas Grey Card is an essential tool for the serious photographer and is one of the very few truly neutral and true 18% grey cards. For more information visit http://www.photo-software.com