Part 1 Sceneries in dusk
Setting Stars toward Mt. Yatsugatake

Date & Time: May 1 1999, 19:37 JST(+0900), 21min. Exp.
Optical: SMC TAKMAR f=55mm F3.5, Aperture: F4.8
Camera: PENTAX 67
Film: Ektachrome E200
Location: Minamimaki vil., Nagano pref.
Digitized with Kodak PRO PHOTO CD Service

An impressive view of setting winter constellations toward the Mt. Yatsugatake covered by the remaining snow. The full moon rose in the opposite eastern sky was shining the ridge of the volcanic range.
You can see Auriga lying just above Mt. Yatsugatake and the Venus as the brightest white star trail.

The evening Moon in winter sky

Venus & Jupiter in evening sky

Copyright(c) 1999 by Naoyuki Kurita, All rights reserved.
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