Long exposure images aren't hard to take, but they are hard to do well, if you want result you will be happy with.

You have three options:
1 - In-camera single long-exposure; but you are limited to shutter speed and exposure limits.
2 - In camera multi-exposure; more of the above problems.
3 - Image stacking.
Option one limits your choices. Option two is very hard to master. Option three is often considered cheating.

The reality is, once you surpass something like 400th of a second shutter speed, your image is already a faux and a long exposure image is just further fabrication of reality, but it is a fun fabrication! So I make no excuses for using option three. Multiple stacked long exposure images post-processed to "create" the resulting images. But I don't pretend I did it any other way, and it still takes some thought and skill to get decent results.

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