The beauty in darkness

The beauty in darkness

The beauty in darkness

Timelapse of 2012 sky phenomena: Moon haloes, Venus transit 2012, NLCs 15th June, airglow, Perseids, storms and total solar eclipse on 13th November. Locations: Seč reservoir, Czech republic (melting ice, Milky way, Venus-Jupiter conjunction, north pole, sunset with fishermen); Kunětická hora, Czech republic (Venus transit); Korčula island, Croatia (Milky way, skywatchers); Ondřejov observatory, Czech republic (Moon haloes, old observatory, storms, NLCs); Pancíř, Czech republic (Milky way, airglow, Perseid fireball); Mulligan Hwy, Australia (solar eclipse, south pole).

Used Canon 550D, Canon 450D; Samyang 8 mm (f3.5), Samyang 14 mm (f2.8), MTO 500/10. Music: Harry G. Williams: Algiers Ferry; Jason Shaw: Timen Passing By; Kokin Gumi: Feng Shui; Paneye: Feathers From Flooded Colonies.

Video: The beauty in darkness
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