Courtright Star Trail #1
Photographed by Scott Davis on June 8, 2013
From Courtright Reservoir, CA
The beautiful Milky Way makes an appearance in the sky during this 45-minute star trail shot. The camera was pointing almost directly south, picking up a very faint skyglow from distant Fresno.
Imaging Camera:
Canon EOS Digital Rebel XT
Imaging Scope/Lens:
Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 @ 18mm
Standard Tripod
Guide Scope/Camera:
Exposure Details:
Camera settings were ISO 200, f/5.6, 45-minute exposure. In-camera dark frame subtraction (noise reduction) was turned on.

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