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Skyscapes & Constellations
LocationMerzouga / Morocco
Date09-02-2009 / 5:47
EquipmentTripod-mounted Canon EOS 30D and a zoom lens at 17 mm. The exposure was 15 sec f/4.5 ISO 800.
DescriptionThe combined two photos show the constellations: Scorpius, Lupus and part of Centaurus, over the periodic lake at the foot of the Erg Chebbi Saharan erg.
LocationKhara Desert , Esfahan , Iran
EquipmentCanon 40D , 30 Second Exposure , with 10 mm lens
DescriptionSky Observer in Khara Desert , Esfaha Iran
DateDecember 27 11:29 pacific
EquipmentCanon EOS 5d mark ii with sigma EX 10-20 wide angle F 3.5 30 second exposure ISO 6400
DescriptionJupiter setting over a hill in So Cal the long exposure and high ISO pulled out lots of color
LocationBryce Canyon National Park, UT
EquipmentCanon 5D Mark II with 20mm lens
DescriptionPanorama of the Milky Way over Bryce Canyon, assembled from eight images.
PhotographerDiego Cartes Saavedra
LocationEl Salvador, Atacama, Chile
EquipmentCanon 40D Hutech Modified Camera, and a tripod.
DescriptionThe landscape of the Atacama Desert, home of professional observatories. In this image, the Pleiades an Orion rises over the horizon, and at the same time, the rising moon lits the ground, revealing even it most distant mountains.
LocationMosque, Sheikh Lotfollah-isfahan
EquipmentBraun SR2000 f/3.5 , ISO 400, 1 s exposure.
DescriptionRising full Moon over Mosque, Sheikh Lotfollah,isfahan
LocationIncline Village, NV
Date12/12/2010 10:38 PM
EquipmentCanon 20Da, 23mm focal length, ISO 3200, 10 second exposure @ f/4 on a tripod.
DescriptionLooking over Lake Tahoe above Incline Village with the Moon and Jupiter close together. A thin fog was beginning to form over the lake. The Geminids were sparse and this was an easy target.
LocationStockholm city, Sweden
Date25 aug 2007
EquipmentCanon 350D, Pentacon 50mm f1.8(4), 5x15 & 5x60 & 5x240 seconds.
DescriptionTaken from my very light polluted environment on the balcony in Stockholm, Sweden.
LocationYellowstone National Park
Date2010 Sep 26 10:02 pm MST
EquipmentCanon EOS Rebel T1i 17 mm lens f/5.6 30 second exposure ISO 1600
DescriptionNighttime eruption of Old Faithful geyser at Yellowstone National Park. The Teapot in Sagittarius is to the left of the geyser.
DateOctober, 2, 2010 21:00 EDT
EquipmentPentax 67 camera with 105mm lens piggyback mounted atop Meade 8" SCT. Two 60 minute exposures combined in this mosaic.
DescriptionThe Milky Way plows through the Summer Triangle on a cool October evening. The field of view is filled with star clouds, dark and bright nebulae along the Great Rift.