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Summer Milky Way
Summer Milky Way

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Camera: Canon EOS-30D
Lens: Tokina AF 12-24mm f/4.0 AT-X Pro DX
Location: Northern Wisconsin
Date: Jul 15, 2007
Aperture: f/4
ISO: 800
Shutter: 240 seconds
Galleries: Sky, Astrophotography
Date Uploaded: Jul 16, 2007

Viewed: 6558
Comments: 3
Favorites: 2 (view)

Piggyback on top of a tracking telescope. Wide field at 12mm. Shooting nearly straight up through an opening in the trees, which is why you can see tree silhouettes on three sides. Contrast enhanced using curves and levels, as well as a few other astro-photoshop tricks.


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07/16/2007 03:36:45 PM
Wow! Good job. :)
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07/16/2007 12:15:22 PM
Great shot. Reminds me of camping at 11,000 ft in the Rockies. Thanks for sharing. Van
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07/16/2007 12:13:27 PM
holy CRAP look at all the stars....i didnt know that that many even existed....woooowwww
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