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The Hand in Atacama Desert, 



    
        

            Kiko Fairbairn

The Hand in Atacama Desert

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The Hand in Atacama Desert, 



    
        

            Kiko Fairbairn

The Hand in Atacama Desert

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Tamron 24-70mm f/2.8

Imaging cameras: Canon 6D modified

Mounts: Skywatcher StarAdventurer

Software: Photoshop CC 2019  ·  PTGui  ·  ProDigital Software Astronomy tools for Photoshop  ·  PixInsight


Dates:April 23, 2017

Frames: 3x70" (3' 30")

Integration: 3' 30"

Avg. Moon age: 26.18 days

Avg. Moon phase: 12.18%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3410816


Resolution: 1475x1861

Data source: Traveller

Description

This image was taken in Chile, near Antofagasta city (also close to ESO project). This is a 33 feet high sculpture made by the chilenean artist Mario Irarrázabal.

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Tamron Lens 24-70mm | Canon 6D (mod) | ISO 6400 | f3.5 | Portable Equatorial Mount | 70" sec exposure time for each photo.

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# 2 photos to the sky; (vertical panorama)

# 1 photos for the land;

- all photos taken in immediate sequence;

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* curious fact: the hand was illuminated by the headlight of a truck that passed in a road 100 feet from the sculpture! So, the truck driver was my light assistant! ( Thanks, dude! )

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** reprocessed image, adding new techniques.

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The Hand in Atacama Desert, 



    
        

            Kiko Fairbairn