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On the Trails of Stars

From the blog post:

The sky is not the limit for producing artistic compositions. Put a camera on a tripod, point at a dark starry sky, and hold the shutter open for about 10 minutes, and the image will show stars as circular arcs. Normally, these star trails are created as the Earth rotates ...

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Talk about a fascinating orbital perspective! Awesome view through the eyes of our friendly ISS photographers, thanks for sharing the beauty.


My son Jacob is 6 and loves planets and space. He likes astronauts, of course, and thinks the storm photos you took above Earth are fantastic. Thanks for your blog and post - it's great to have this to show kids like my son.

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