First successful Milky Way pic -- Grand Teton


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Sep 11, 2020
Kim M
United States
Salt Lake City, UT
I've played for years trying to get my settings and equipment right an finally got something I'm happy with! I had about 15 minutes between optimal dark sky and the moonrise. I wanted some landscape in the foreground so I had no choice but to shoot toward Jackson from the Mormon Row Road, but I kind of like the light pollution glow here. The smaller lights on the left are a little town called Kelly. This is a single shot - no stacking.

  • ILCE-7RM2
  • FE 24mm F1.4 GM
  • 24.0 mm
  • ƒ/1.4
  • 25 sec
  • ISO 1600
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