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Last Perseid

This evening was largely cloudy, obscuring the few Perseids which might have been visible. This one was the only one of the evening, occuring not long before sunrise. The stars are distorted because this is at the edge of the field of view of this fisheye lens.

Photo info
  • Date/Time: 14 Aug 2021
  • Location: Vanishing Point Observatory
  • Camera: Nikon D850 @ ISO 3200
  • Exposure: 15 sec.
  • Lens/Scope: Sigma 15mm @ f/2.8
  • Filter: --
  • Mount: fixed tripod
  • Guiding: --
  • Image Processing: Lightroom