Archive for the 'Astrophotography' Category

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Moon

Monday, May 24th, 2010

Moon

The moon as seen from the cottage.
Exif: Canon 5D Mark II | Meade 2080 telescope | f/8.0| M | 1/125 sec | ISO-250

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Orion

Wednesday, February 10th, 2010

Orion

Orion over the cottage.
Exif: Canon 5D Mark II | Canon 15mm f/2.8 Fisheye | f/2.8 | M | 30 sec | ISO-6400

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Stars Over Cottage

Monday, August 3rd, 2009

Stars Over Cottage

A frame from an earlier multi-picture shot.
Exif: Canon 5D Mark II | Canon 15mm f/2.8 Fisheye | f/2.8 | M | 150.0 sec | ISO-800

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Star Trails

Tuesday, May 19th, 2009

Star Trails

This is a composite of 31, 2.5min exposures (for the sky), and 1 30 second exposure (for the foreground) with the cottage in the foreground.
Exif: Canon 5D Mark II | Canon 15mm f/2.8 Fisheye | f/2.8 | B | 2.5 min | ISO-8000 x 31 exposures + f/5.6 | 30 sec | ISO 160

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Orion and the Milky Way

Sunday, March 8th, 2009

Orion and the Milky Way

(Yet another) shot of the milky way over the cottage with Orion to the right, and a glow on the horizon. This was taken while I was experimenting with the noise levels on the 5D Mark II, this incredibly enough is at ISO 12,800.
Exif: Canon 5D Mark II | Canon 15mm f/2.8 Fisheye | f/2.8 | M | 30 sec | ISO-12,800