Strips of Light

Photographer
Ian Rabago
Email
rabagoian@gmail.com
Location of photo
Mesquite, NV
Date/Time of photo
August 13th, 2015 12:20 AM
Equipment
Canon 50D with 28-300mm lens. Photo was taken at 28mm, 30s exposure at f/3.5, ISO 2000.
Description
I was trying to capture a Perseid on camera when I got this photo. The light pollution dome from Las Vegas, as well as the iconic Luxor Skybeam, are visible just below the Milky Way. It was visually similar to Mesquite's light dome due to proximity.
Website
www.pc-196.com
All comments must follow the Sky & Telescope Terms of Use and will be moderated prior to posting. Please be civil in your comments. Sky & Telescope reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter’s username, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

COMMENT