Perseus and Andromeda

Perseus and Andromeda

This is an image of the constellation of Perseus, showing the rich Milky Way running through this area of the sky.
The image was taken using a Canon 350d at a focal length of 140mm with a 100mm lens at f2.8 and ASA 800.
The location was just outside the small village of Berdun in northern Spain.
The camera was mounted on an AstroTrak T2230X and the exposure was a single shot of 180 seconds.
You can see the Double Cluster in the lower RHS of the image
The image is (c) Robert Williams