Glastonbury Tor Startrails

By: Chris Kotsiopoulos


Glastonbury, England

2016 March 7


From the photographer: "Glastonbury Tor is a hill at Glastonbury in the English county of Somerset, topped by the St Michael's Tower. The Tor seems to have been called The Isle of Avalon. According to King Arthur's mythology, Avalon is where his sword Excalibur was forged. This is a wide field photo from a full frame camera and a 14mm lens, showing the Polaris, the Northern Star to the upper left and the celestial equator to the right of the image."
Technical details: This is a startrail photo sequence and a single frame overlap (the photographer on the tower’s gate). Camera Model Nikon D600, Shooting Date/Time 07/03/2016 03:07 - 04:27 (last 30 min exposures discarded due to clouds), Author Chris Kotsiopoulos, Tv( Shutter Speed) 110 seconds x 45 shots, Aperture Value 5.6, ISO 800, Lens Rokinon 14mm
Chris Kotsiopoulos

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