Milky Way

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The picture is composed of 10 images, each image was a 5 minute guided exposure. Taken using a Canon 10D camera and 18mm lens. The image is centered on the Milky Way and covers most of this area as seen from the southern hemisphere. Location - North Island, New Zealand.

Image © Chris Picking