Monday, June 16, 2014


Tonight (Monday night) was clear and the stars were brilliant.  Bleecker has zero light pollution, and since I'm night blind, I like to go out and take a few photos to see what I'm missing.  I set my exposure to eight seconds.  Anything longer than that and the stars get elongated.   During that time, I've gotten meteors and airplanes.

I downloaded my photos and was reviewing them when I came across this one.  What?

No, I wouldn't get too excited.  I doubt its a UFO.  The fireflies were out in abundance, and I think one got between my camera lens and the stars.  Of course, the color is a bit off, and maybe...

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