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Etretat by night
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Etretat is a charming little village, Its white cliff made of chalk are unique, presenting a natural arch. Alas, the place is powerfully illuminated. For who? Almost nobody, because excpet its sleeping inhabitants, nobody can see them. With such a light polluted sky, hard to reveal the stars.
To realize this picture, I had to bracket, i.e. making different exposure time to record the stars (long exposure time, 4 s) and the cliffs (short one, 1 s), then stitch the photo in a single picture. From left to right, Canis Major, Orion and Taurus (with the Pleiades in the upper right corner).
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Instrument   24 mm focal length, composite of 8 pictures
Exposure & film   1-4 s with digital camera Canon 5D MarkII + Canon 24mm L USM
Date & place   January 20, 2009, Etretat

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