Observer: Sal Viviano
Location: Lake Huron, Michigan
Date: March 31, 1997 01:15-02:45 UT
Photos taken on 03-31-97 from about 01:15 to 02:45 UT. Location: near Lexington MI, in the "thumb" of Michigan on the shore of Lake Huron. Conditions: clear & fairly dark skies. The first photo was a piggy-backed 200mm f/2.8 lens, exposure: 2.5min, film: hypered Kodak 400 Ultra. The second photo was a piggy-backed 35mm f/2.8 lens, exposure: 2min, film: hypered Fuji 800 the red figure in the forground is me lit-up with a red flaslight. The third photo was taken at prime focus of a lx200 10" f/6.3 reduced to f/4.0, exposure: 30sec, film: hypered Fuji 800. The last photo was a 24mm f/2.8 lens mounted on a small G.E.M., exposure: 30sec, film: hypered Fuji 800.
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