Français English
Gallery > Starry adventures > Orion over the river
1782 pictures in pixheaven.net
Search & Sort
Triple conjunction in La Pointe Saint Mathieu
Then comes the circumzenithal arc
The Moon along with Mercury
19641 times
Orion over the river
19446 times
The Earthshine appear in the fog
19095 times
Orion over the river
16645 times
The night is ending
16639 times
The Moon and Mercury are reflecting on the water
16540 times
Orion is reflecting in the water
16339 times
On the river's shore
16333 times
Startrails with reflection in the water
14793 times
The Moon and Mercury are reflecting on the water
14287 times
 The others pictures of "On the Odet River shore"
| 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 |

Orion over the river
Photo processed with DxO Optics
Click to enlarge
768 x 1024 pixels (142 kB)

Share

 768 x 1024 pixels 
(142 ko)
Instrument   10 mm focal length
Exposure & film   30 s with digital camera Canon 350D + Sigma 10-20 1:4-5.6
Date & place   November 19, 2006, Quimper
With a very wide angle lens, the beauty of this site is evident. A pale Milky Way crosses the sky in diagonal, grazing Orion and Canis Major (just above the horizon on the left). Its stars reflect on the water surface, with the two stars of Orion's feet.

Have a look to this animation showing the shifting of the stars over 30 minutes :
- animation in Flash (534 x 801, 5.8 MB)
- animation in GIF (267 x 401, 2.4 MB)
Seen 16645 times See the next picture of that series.

 The others pictures of "On the Odet River shore"
| 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 |

A Shower of
Stars in Brittany

A Shower of in Brittany
Brittany by night
in panorama!

Member of
TWAN

The World At Night

Newsletter
Your e-mail
address:

Visit my
professional
site

Galerie Pbase


© 2003-2013 Laurent Laveder - pixheaven.net