Seattle man captures night sky in 37,440 exposures
May 16, 2011 3:36 PM   Subscribe

Seattle man captures night sky in 37,440 exposures - Amateur astronomer and photographer Nick Risinger stitched 37,440 exposures of the night sky into a zoomable panoramic photograph that reveals a 360-degree view of the Milky Way, planets and stars in their true natural colors
posted by Blazecock Pileon (7 comments total)

This post was deleted for the following reason: starcrossed double -- jessamyn



 
Double?

http://www.metafilter.com/102952/The-Hidden-Night
posted by Schmucko at 3:40 PM on May 16, 2011


Awesome but a double: night sky panorama.
posted by LobsterMitten at 3:40 PM on May 16, 2011


I have looked at the night sky. I have never seen anything like that. What am I doing wrong?
posted by Dasein at 3:41 PM on May 16, 2011


Whoa! When you zoom in, you can totes see his name written in the stars!!1
posted by barrett caulk at 3:41 PM on May 16, 2011


It's a double-flagged double!
posted by Schmucko at 3:42 PM on May 16, 2011


Hey! I can see my house from up here!
posted by Thorzdad at 3:44 PM on May 16, 2011


Dasein: "I have never seen anything like that. What am I doing wrong?"

Your observation position is not dark enough. You want to be in, say, southern Utah.
posted by Rat Spatula at 3:46 PM on May 16, 2011


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