Comet and Milky Way | Chris Picking

Photographer
Chris Picking
Email
chris@starrynightphotos.com
Location of photo
Wairarapa, New Zealand
Date/Time of photo
31 Jan , 4:00 am
Equipment
Canon 10D ISO800, 18mm lems f3.5, 3 x 3 minute exposures, Tracking using Vixen GPDX mount.
Description
The comet as seen on January 31. To the left the central region of the milky way is rising and to the right are the Large and Small Magellanic clouds. The light source on the horizon is from a nearby town.
Website
www.starrynightphotos.com
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