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|Object: Conjunction of
Exposure: 30 Seconds
Film: Kodak Ektachrome
Equipement: Losmandy G-11 GEM, Tokina ATX
80-200 @ 80mm f/5.6 piggybacked on 10" f/10
& Software: HP S20xi film scanner & Hamrick Vuescan 7.1.1. The
scans, processed, cropped, and then digitally
stacked using Picture Window 3.0.
Info: Before sunrise on July 14,
2001, five planets were in position to be placed
in the same frame of my camera. Four of the five
planets are Venus, Saturn, Jupiter, and Mercury.
Can you guess the 5th? If not click here or the labeled image above. Also
visible are some stars in that region of the sky,
including Albebaran and Elnath.
Available Background sized images
Updated: 09/16/02 12:21:43 PM