Venus, the Beehive, and the Moon | Doug Zubenel

Photographer
Doug Zubenel
Email
nzubenel@kc.rr.com
Location of photo
Jefferson Co., Kansas, USA.
Date/Time of photo
June 17, 2007, 9:52 pm CDT
Equipment
This is a 15 second exposure with a 135mm Nikkor lens @ f/5.6 on a Canon Rebel XTi body at ISO 100.
Description
In spite of high clouds, I was able to image the Beehive Cluster (Messier 44 in Cancer) between Venus and the waxing crescent moon.