Part 2 Sceneries in dark night
Southern night skies in late autumn


Date & Time: Nov 29 2014, from 24:10 to 24:30 JST(+0900)
Lighten-mode composite of 21 shots with 1min. exposed
Optical: SIGMA 15mm EX Fish-eye, Aperture: F3.2
Digital Camera: Nikon D700
Location: Yamatsuri town, Fukushima pref.

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




This star-trail picture has trimmed the southern starry skies in late autumn at southern region of Fukushima prefecture. The winter constellations including Orion have the meridian transit, the dimmed Milky Way is floating calmly toward the southern horizon.




Arcturus in the evening sky

Summer's Milky Way in western skies


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