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I practised a bit more night time photography with my March Yashicamat film. I am getting better but still not completely happy yet - I have really enjoyed doing it though and that's the important thing! There are some breaks in the trails because there were a few clouds drifiting across the sky. This exposure was about 55 minutes at f5.6.

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  1. giovdim 73 months ago | reply

    Magnetic circles, capturing universe's whirling
    settled at this metaphysical orbit
    darkness can be so luminous...!

  2. rimawa 73 months ago | reply

    Magnificent imagery. Good work!

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  3. Andy McGowan [deleted] 73 months ago | reply

    Fantastic shot, I can understand how much you like it. I am totally addicted to night photography and have tried the star trails a couple of times. I have a couple of scenes planned, just got to wait for the right weather

  4. Calla i mira! 73 months ago | reply

    increible! I try it!

  5. Andrew C Wallace 73 months ago | reply

    Beautiful.
    Takes me back to my years as a keen amateur astronomer.
    The subtle colours of the stars look just as the eyes see them.
    There's even the distinctive trail of an iridium satellite flare above the tree.

  6. Lumase 72 months ago | reply

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Quintessence of Earth: the Trees, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

  7. caiti borruso 69 months ago | reply

    ooh.
    this
    is
    amazing.

  8. joshua jhun 67 months ago | reply

    we should be friends.

  9. Piliti 67 months ago | reply

    Esta foto es increíble. Felicidades por ello y a seguir haciendo fotos tan buenas

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  10. Time Share 64 months ago | reply

    Stunning shot!

  11. Hackcessor 62 months ago | reply

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Australian Low Light Photography, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

  12. AndreaPucci 61 months ago | reply

    Fantastic shot!!! Ciao!

  13. paul platon 60 months ago | reply

    !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  14. Grant Pennycook 56 months ago | reply

    WOW!!!!!
    Increbible shot!

  15. Josh Veino 55 months ago | reply

    I have seen this picture on other websites as well, I don't understand how it is done. If someone could give me a brief explanation that would be awesome because this picture is incredible.

  16. worldlycurators 2 months ago | reply

    sue, your Australia shots caught my attention. I'd love to invite you to Worldly to share your experiences in Australia with others looking for adventure ideas. Here's your invitation link: wrld.ly/FlickrPal

    Email me if you have questions. - kendall@worldly.com

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