Object: Watching and waiting for the Leonids meteors of 1999.
Exposure: 2 minutes
Lens: Nikon 24mm @ f/2.8
Mount: Fixed Tripod
Film: 35mm Kodak Ektachrome P1600, pushed +2 to ISO 1600
Location: Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, California
Comments: The author's truck and home built 10" f/5 Newtonian reflector can be seen in the background while three friends pose for the camera.
© Chris Cook 2000