The Summer Milky Way


Martin Campbell
  Pyreneenan National Park, Alps, Southern France
Photo Title
  The Summer Milky Way
Time and Date taken
  August 2004
Equipment used
  Camera and tripod
Capturing device used
  Nikon FM-2 manual SLR
Technical details
  Elitechrome200, 16mm fisheye and 24mm, 7-10 minutes

These shots were taken in July from the Pyreneenan National Park in southern France. Some shots are 16mm fisheye and others are 24mm on a Nikon fm2 manual SLR camera with elitechrome 200. The camera was mounted on a Vixen GP-DX mount with motor drives and average exposure time was 7-10 minutes. This dark site has to be seen to be believed and is at an elevation of 10,000 feet.


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