Aurora from St Abbs

PhotographerKevin Roberts
PrizeHonorable Mention
City/CountryMusselburgh, United Kingdom
Photo Date8 October 2015
Technical InfoÆ’/2.8 L, 16mm/Æ’/2.8/25
Entry Description

Taken 8 October 2015 at St Abbs lighthouse, Scotland, with the aurora visible to the eye. Had to plan this shot by monitoring solar storms and weather for a clear night. This is a 100 photo composite to create star trails Canon EOS 5DS, Canon 16-35mm Æ’/2.8 L, 16mm/Æ’/2.8/25 seconds/ISO 3200. 100 photos taken over an hour with camera on tripod. Images stacked using StarStaX to create star trails composite. Edited in Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop