Summer's Swan Song | James Cormier

James Cormier
Location of photo
Sullivan, Maine
Date/Time of photo
September 29, 2013 8:30 PM
Equatorially driven Pentax K-01 with 50mm f/1.7 @ f/2.8 Composite of six 50 second exposures at ISO 3200.images stitched in Microsoft ICE and cropped for presentation.
All good things must end. With Summer becoming a distant memory this parting shot of the Summer Milky Way, with Sagittarius dipping below the southwest horizon depict the mood of many amateur astronomers here in the northern hemisphere. Taken under the dark skies of my home in Sullivan Maine.