Cygnus & Lyra #2
The old one plus and enhanced one of Cygnus and Lyra.
Canon EOS 350D, 30s exp. 1600 iso, f.18mm, apt. 5.6 – Sprewell Bluff, just outside of Thomaston, GA USA
The North American Nebula can be seen as a reddish smudge in the lower left corner of the constellation
More Constellations – Sprewell Bluff – Thomaston, GA (07/01/08)
Here is some more pictures from July 1 when I was out at Sprewell Bluff. In this batch, I have one of my favorite constellations – Coma Berenices, as well as one of my more favorite shots of late, Saturn, Mars and Regulus. Also included are some of Cygnus, Lyra and more.
Again, all pictures taken with the same specifications as mentioned in previous posts.
Big & Little Dipper (Ursa Major & Minor) – Sprewell Bluff – Thomaston, GA (07/01/08)
Big and Little Dipper together, taken with the pictures in the previous post, same camera and settings as well.
Constellations, cont. – Thomaston, GA
Here is the first batch of pictures I took this morning (July 1, 2008 ) from around 1:30am to 3:00am. All pictures are taken with a Canon EOS 350D, focal length of 18mm, exp. 30s, and iso 1600.
Also, all pictures have been edited in Paint Shop Pro.
Jupiter – June 30, 2008 – Thomaston, GA
Constellations – Thomaston, GA
These aren’t that great – too many trees, and too much light – from a security light and a gas light, but, they are also my first attempt into the Southern sky from my front yard in Thomaston.
Constellations & Planets – Thomaston, GA
There’s a lot here! All of these, plus the previous two posts were taken from June 23-June 26.