Venus and Jupiter conjuction on June 30, 2015. Over exposed to show Jupiter’s moons.

Location of photo
Lubbock, TX
Date/Time of photo
June 30, 2015 around 21:30 local time.
Celestron 11" Edge HD and Canon 5D mark 2
Astronomy Pictures: Sky & Telescope's Online Gallery, Conjunction Pictures


I have been interested in the night sky since I was a kid living in rural Kansas. I remember looking up into the night sky and seeing the Milky Way from my back yard and searching for different constellations and stars and educating myself on the names and positions of the objects in the night sky. Since 2006, I have been doing astrophotography getting good images with a One Shot Color (OSC) camera. Just recently purchased my first Monochrome camera (QSI 683) and have been trying to learn it.
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