Beyond Venus | Doug Zubenel

Photographer
Doug Zubenel
Email
dougzubenel@gmail.com
Location of photo
Kill Creek Park, Kansas.
Date/Time of photo
Nov. 18, 2008, 6:28 pm, CST.
Equipment
Canon Rebel XTi (Hutech modified) with a 135mm Nikkor lens @ f/4; 1 minute exposure at ISO 400.
Description
I wanted to go deep in the vicinity of Venus in Sagittarius on the night Venus passed less than 2 degrees SSW of the big, bright globular cluster M22. It is amazing just how deep a lens can go at f/4 at ISO 400. Various objects are labelled.
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