Southern Milky Way from Namibia

Photographer
Jean-Claude Merlin
Email
jcmerlin@wanadoo.fr
Location of photo
Fish River Canyon (Namibia, southern Africa)
Date/Time of photo
2013 Aug. 1st - 19h50 UT
Equipment
Fisheye SAMYANG 8 mm f/3.5 - DSLR CANON EOS 1000D + Astrodon filter - 3-minute exposure on VIXEN Polarie star tracking system
Description
Milky Way from Namibia. From Altair to Eta Carina. Sagittarius is at zenith and Magellanic clouds are rising. Meteor in constellation Pavo
Website
http://station504.pagesperso-orange.fr/
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