Fredrik Broms
Image taken:
Sep. 1, 2011
Kvaløya, Norway
While watching Comet Garradd which can now be seen even with a pair of 10x42 binoculars (!) close to the coathanger asterism, faint auroras appeared over most of the sky. They didn`t look very impressive visually with the northern nights still being rather bright, but a few seconds exposure through the camera revealed a stunning sight. Nikon D3, AF-S Nikkor 14-24 mm, various settings
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