Comet ISON, Mars, Regulus Tripple Conjunction - A Stunning Color Contrast!
Taken by Chris Schur on October 14, 2013 @ Payson,AZ
Click photo for larger image
  Camera Used: Unavailable Unavailable
Exposure Time: Unavailable
Aperture: Unavailable
ISO: Unavailable
Date Taken: 2013:10:14 21:02:07
More images
Here in Northern Arizona the sky was perfect, transparent and dark between 4:30 and 5:00 am this morning for a shooting session with the three objects. Here is a full frame shot with my Canon Xti at ASA800 for 10 minutes (1 min subs) with an 80mm f/4.8 Zeiss APO. the comet was NOT visible in the 11 x 80s perahps due to its location within the zodiacal light. The comet is VERY faint still, maybe around mag 11.5 or so.
  You must be logged in to comment.  
This is the photo Ive been waiting for, under cloudy skies...

Beautifully executed, well done!
Posted by simontax 2013-10-15 10:31:10
52 thumbs up
previous | next
Guide to Northern Lights
DarkSky Telescope Hire
Stargazing Experiences
Home | FAQ | Contact the Webmaster
©2016 All rights reserved.