Part 2 Sceneries in dark night
Ringing summery constellations

Date & Time: May 13 2010, from 22:47 to 23:03 JST(+0900)
Lighten-mode composite of 40 shots with 20sec. exposed
Optical: SIGMA 15mm EX Fisheye F2.8, Aperture: F4.5
Digital Camera: Nikon D700
Location: Kujihama coast, Hitachi city, Ibaraki pref.

Camera Settings: Recording Format...JPEG-FINE(4256 x 2832)
Device Size...FX format (36 x 24mm)
Sensitivity...ISO1600, White Balance...Auto

I have captured rising summery constellations from the Pacific ocean with a fish-eye photo lens. You can see the Polestar at upper left-hand side, the summer's Great Triangle in center, and the Scorpius just appeared from horizon in right-hand side.

Ringing summer's triangle beyond grassy plain

Sinking Big Dipper

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