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On Monday the two planets appeared closest together. It was partly cloudy and hazy. I tried a few close up shots but the haze obscured any detail in the planets and the moons of Jupiter. I opted instead for a star trail/planet trail shot. This shot combines about 35 separate frames, with different exposure times from 15 seconds to 3 minutes. This is fairly heavily edited to fill in gaps in the trails and such. The two little "flares" along the trail are from when the planet passed through some heavier haze.

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
121s f/4.5 at 100.0mm iso100 hide exif
Full EXIF Info
Date/Time21-Dec-2020 19:39:14
ModelCanon EOS 5D Mark IV
Flash UsedNo
Focal Length100 mm
Exposure Time121.00 sec
ISO Equivalent100
Exposure Bias0.00
White Balance0
Metering Modematrix (5)
JPEG Qualityfine (4)
Exposure Program (9)
Focus Distance

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