This meteor trail photo was taken on November 18th, 2001 with a Leica M6 camera
mounted on a motorized telescope tripod. The lens was a Leica 35mm/f1.4 set wide open.
The exposure was made on Fuji Superia 800 film for 3 minutes. The image has been
manipulated in gimp to greatly increase contrast and crop about 75% of the unwanted area in the frame.
The stars do not show trails due the motorized tracking telescope mount.
The camera was aimed high towards the northeast and located at my home 5 miles northwest of Roswell GA. About 15 frames were taken. This is the best of the lot.
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