Star Trails and Zodiacal Light over Koornlandskloof
In October, the zodiacal light is easily visible as a glow stretching from the western horizon through Scorpius and merging with the Milky Way. It is bright enough to severely impact deep-sky photography in this part of the sky.
|Camera||:||Canon EOS 350D|
|Lens||:||Tokina 4/12-24 mm @ 12 mm, stopped down to f/5.6|
|Date||:||2007 October 09|
|Exposure||:||5 min, automatic dark subtraction|
|Site||:||Koornlandskloof Guest Farm, Northern Cape Province, South Africa|