It's not about sunset: planning "Diamond Mt. Fuji"

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I’ve had a couple of questions over the past month or so about using TPE to plan for the “Diamond Mt. Fuji” shot.

This is commonly described as being a photograph of the sun “setting” directly behind Mt. Fuji. That language (“setting”) is probably what causes the most confusion – in fact the sun is not setting at that time, at least not according to the conventional definition, and the one which TPE and other rise/set apps, web-sites, and tables around the world use.

Here’s a quick walk-through on how to plan your own Diamond Mt. Fuji: