Good Bye Lovejoy | Luis Argerich

Luis Argerich
Location of photo
Heavy, Argentina
Date/Time of photo
January 14th 2012
Canon 5DII, 14mm lens, Astrotrac mount. 20x60'' exposures stacked with DeepSkyStacker
The photo shows comet lovejoy on its way to deep space. On January 14th the comet was no longer visible to the naked eye or binoculars but was easy to spot with the camera. The comet was just accross the Large Magellan Cloud with its tail extending all the way to Canopus.