Scintillating Star Trails | Frankie Lucena

Photographer
Frankie Lucena
Email
frankie57pr@yahoo.com
Location of photo
Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico
Date/Time of photo
3/21/2012
Equipment
Kodak Z740 piggybacked on a Meade Polaris Refractor.
Description
By slowly slewing the telescope during the 8 second exposure, I was able to capture the colors that were emitted by these stars. The colors are produced by the prism effect in our atmosphere. Sirius by far, emits the widest variety of colors.