Location of photoThe outskirts of Sofia, Bulgaria (42°56' N, 23°05' E)
Date/Time of photo12 Aug 2014, 23:15 (GMT+2, DST)
EquipmentCanon 60D equipped with Canon EF 50 mm f/1.8 lens. Single 5-second exposure at f/1.8, ISO 1600.
DescriptionA beautiful specimen of one of the most spectacular annual celestial events came into view of my camera. The nearly full Moon turned out incapable of outshining the elusive brightly-coloured remains of this Perseid meteor.