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Milky Way over Castle Valley Utah
This entry was originally submitted to the Starry Starry Night! challenge.
|Submitted:||Friday, 11th September, 2009 05:54 (GMT)|
|Taken:||Friday, 17th July, 2009|
|Focal length:||10 mm|
|Shutter speed:||8/5 sec|
|Notes:||Composite of 6 images. First image of the Mesas shot after sunset - illuminated by ambient post sunset light, left tripod positioned in place until dark enough to shoot Milky Way (about 45 minutes). Milky Way was shot as 5 separate 30 second, F3.5, ISO 1600 images and processed to eliminate star motion, maximize contrast, and reduce noise.|
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