Comet Lovejoy | Marian Murdoch

Marian Murdoch
Location of photo
Ridgecrest, CA
Date/Time of photo
Nov 11, 2013 just after midnight
Nikon D90, 300mm lens, 3 sec exposure, stack of 15 images.
Making an educated guess as to where the comet would be, I set up my camera to take a series of 3 second exposures every minute. This morning, when I loaded the images to the computer, I was overjoyed (no pun intended) to see that Lovejoy had indeed passed through that tiny section of sky!!
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