Mars and the Beehive | John Ambrose

Photographer
John Ambrose
Email
johnambrose@brinkster.net
Location of photo
Cherry Stone Campground, Cheriton, Va
Date/Time of photo
April 14, 2010, 10:30PM
Equipment
Shot was taken at campsite with a Canon 20Da camera w/ Canon 50mm lens mounted atop Nexstar 6 for tracking. The shot is a single 60 second frame at ISO800; f/3.2; IDAS filter.
Description
The Beehive cluster with Mars close by, taken at Cherry Stone Campground in Virginia on April 14, 2010. A car passed down the road illuminating the pine tree during the shot.
Website
www.johnsastropics.com