Milky Way Galaxy Beyond Frosty Drew ObservatoryDescription and EXIF
Photographer: Scott MacNeill
Milky Way Galaxy Beyond Frosty Drew Observatory
A pleasing photograph of the Milky Way Galaxy rising over Frosty Drew Observatory in Charlestown, Rhode Island, one of the last true dark sky locations in Rhode Island.
Camera: Canon S95 (CHDK) running custom Intervalometer
Exposure: sky set: 101 minutes (95 64 second exposures), landscape: 13 seconds
Configuration: Multiple exposures panorama of sky with camera attached to clock drive.
Five exposure sets each containing 19 images were stacked to reduce noise resulting in a five photograph stitch of the sky panorama plus the landscape shot.