Centre of the Milky Way | Dave Liu

Photographer
Dave Liu
Email
naskies@acm.org
Location of photo
Leyburn, Queensland, Australia
Date/Time of photo
2 am, 22-Apr-2012
Equipment
19x 181 sec (57 mins total), f/2.8, ISO 800 subs taken with a stock Canon 5DmkII + 24 mm f/1.4L II mounted on an Astrotrac equatorial mount.
Description
Imaging during a night of heavy fog resulted in this dreamy image of the galactic centre of the Milky Way. The constellations Scorpius, Ophiuchus, Sagittarius, and Corona Australis are prominently featured due to their abnormally large star halos due to the fog.