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Auroras & Atmospherics
PhotographerDale S Smith
LocationLos Barriles, Baja California Sur
DateAbout 7:25 AM, 10/29/2011
EquipmentPentax Optio W20
DescriptionA beuatiful sunrise photo taken with a camera designed for everything but astro photos.
DescriptionAuroras I've been waiting to get a photo of these since I purchased my camera
DateOctober 24, 2011 10:00PM
EquipmentCanon 5d Mark II 24-105mm f/4L at exposure was 28mm, 30s f/4 iso1250
DescriptionRecent aurora as seen from Lewisburg, WV
LocationOn a cruise, in between islands Tortola and Barbados
DateMonday, April 18, 2011, 6:20:49 PM
EquipmentTaken with a Canon 60D and a 28-80 mm Tamron lens
DescriptionCapturing the elusive green flash at sunset
EquipmentNikon d90, 500mm f8 Nikkor mirror lens, Gitzo tripod
DescriptionGreen flash on cloud above the silhouette of the buildings of downtown Honolulu Hawai'i. The image was taken from the island of Moloka'i , 39 miles to the East.
Date8/23/2011 at 7pm
EquipmentCanon 40D, tripod mounted, ISO800, f/18, 11mm FL, 0.3 sec
DescriptionMonsoon season in Arizona brings many evenings of rainbows, rain clouds, and sunshine all mixed together. Here is a full rainbow visible to the east. the sun is setting in the west, and with moisture/rain in the air, is casting a very pink/orange glow in the sky.
LocationDarvari, Calarasi, Romania
Date13 august 2011
EquipmentNikon D80, Nikkor 18-70
DescriptionIn spite of the Full Moon on the night of the Perseid meteor shower peak, it wasn't bad at all.
Date23 50 U T
EquipmentCanon 40D and 20-35L 2.8
DescriptionWith the Moon shining bright, the constelations were very visible so it was a very good night to stay out with some friends and show them around the sky and also watch for perseids brazing the sky
Date2011/08/13 3:23 am
EquipmentCanon XS, 18-55 mm lens, f5.0 ISO 800, 30 second exposure.
DescriptionA Perseid meteor aligns perfectly with the Pleiades and Jupiter
LocationLas Cruces, NM
Date20 Jul 11 1030pm
EquipmentCanon Rebel XS 10.1 megapixels. 55mm lens.
DescriptionTaking some long exposure pics of aircraft and captured a meteor.