Comet Lovejoy and airplane

Photographer
Stan Honda
Email
stanhonda@gmail.com
Location of photo
Jenny Jump State Park
Date/Time of photo
Jan. 10, 2015, 8:14 pm, EST
Equipment
I used a Nikon D800 with a 300mm f4 lens on an iOptron SkyTracker
Description
The United Astronomy Clubs of New Jersey's observatory site near Hope, New Jersey was clear but cold (10 deg F) on the night of Jan. 10. Comet Lovejoy could be seen in binoculars and proved to be a beautiful photographic subject. A low flying plane streaked through the first of 60 frames I shot of the comet, providing a multicolored accent to the image.
Website
http://www.stanhonda.com/
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