Paranal, April 2014

marker
map

Celestial equator over the residencia

Friday, April 25th 2014

view full size

A view over the residence at Paranal, looking towards the celestial equator. I stacked 763 individual photos to make this one, each of the individual ones being a 20s exposure at ISO 800, using a 24mm lens at f/2.8.

marker
map

Two halves of the sky

Friday, April 25th 2014

view full size

A view from out the back of the residencia, where you can see the southern stars trailing to the right, and the northern stars trailing to the left.

marker
map

Trails over the summit

Sunday, April 27th 2014

view full size

A view from out the back of the residencia towards the summit of Paranal and the telescopes.

« La Silla March 2014 | Astrophotography pages | Paranal June 2014 »