Milky Way

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Exposure data

Date: 2011-08-25 + 26 + 27 + 28
Location: Edelweissspitze / Austria (2600m)
Telephoto lens: Tokina AT-X 12-24mm @ 24mm f/5.6   with filter Cokin P830
Camera: EOS1000D (ISO400)
Mount: Astrotrac TT320X
Exposure time: mosaic of 5 images; 12x5m
Exposure time total: 60m for one frame