Location of Photo:
Nevada City, CA
Date/Time of photo:
January 8, 2006 at 5:30 PST
Tripod mounted Canon 350D camera with 200mm lens at f/8. three second exposure set at ISO 100.
Photo shows Comet McNaught after sunset. The comet was bathed in the red glow of twilight and was a beautiful sight in binoculars. Comet was just visible to the naked eye.