The Pleiades and Orion over the Atacama Desert | Diego Cartes Saavedra

Diego Cartes Saavedra
Location of photo
El Salvador, Atacama, Chile
Date/Time of photo
Canon 40D Hutech Modified Camera, and a tripod.
The landscape of the Atacama Desert, home of professional observatories. In this image, the Pleiades an Orion rises over the horizon, and at the same time, the rising moon lits the ground, revealing even it most distant mountains.
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