Jeff Greenwald
Image taken:
Feb. 24, 2009
Laramie, Wyoming, USA
Despite efforts by intermittent clouds to hamper my efforts to get a photo of this, I was able to capture Lulin as it flew past Saturn. I did two stacks for this (24x30s subs) - one for the comet and then a second for the stars. Originally I wanted the star trails, but due to the numerous interruptions by clouds, they ended up looking like morse code. Aesthetically, this looked better. Nikkor 180mm ED f/2.8, ISO 800, 24x30s
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