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Chris Wetherill

Location of Photo:

Montrose Botanical Gardens; Montrose, CO

Date/Time of photo:

4:27AM MDT, 6/24/14


Canon EOS 40D (APS-C DSLR), EF 85mm f/1.8 lens @f/4 for 8 seconds and ISO=500, fixed tripod.


10 minutes before the end of astronomical twilight I was easily able to record 9th magnitude stars in the Pleiades and the sublime Venus / Moon conjunction. This has got to be a $50 winner!! (full-res and unlabeled version available)


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