Wednesday, December 26, 2007

mars and orion

wishing everyone a peaceful and happy day!

3 comments:

TylerOAX said...

That is a sick picture! what camera did you use and what are the specs?

astropixie said...

oops.... didnt mean to mislead. i got this picture from APOD

info on Astro-Photographer Wally Pacholka here.

Bibi said...

Beautiful image! I wish though that Mars could EVER look that big, as in this picture. NO WAY! Even at its maximum possible magnitude, -3, it would never look like 6 times bigger than Rigel! It looks bigger than even Venus at its very best!