Perseids Meteors

Spending time out on Gooseberry Island in Westport, Massachusetts last night. It’s one of the few spots in my area with little light pollution. I’m always astounded when I can view upon our distant stars. Last night was extremely amazing due to the Perseids Meteor Shower. Since the moon was nowhere to be seen, the stars were in full force. The photos below are not manipulations. They’ve had their brightness/contrast altered slightly. That’s it.

Now get off the internet and go see this for yourself! 😀

Perseids Meteor Shower, Gooseberry Island, Westport, Masschusetts
Perseids Meteor Shower, Gooseberry Island, Westport, Massachusetts
ISO 3200, 18mm, f/2.8, 30 seconds
Perseids Meteor Shower, Gooseberry Island, Westport, Masschusetts
My friend Steve knocking on the door to the tower, phone in hand
ISO 6400, 18mm, f/2.8, 25 seconds
Perseids Meteor Shower, Gooseberry Island, Westport, Masschusetts
Perseids Meteor Shower, Gooseberry Island, Westport, Massachusetts
ISO 5000, 18mm, f/2.8, 25 seconds
Perseids Meteor Shower, Gooseberry Island, Westport, Masschusetts
Perseids Meteor Shower, Gooseberry Island, Westport, Massachusetts
ISO 4000, 18mm, f/2.8, 25 seconds
Perseids Meteor Shower, Gooseberry Island, Westport, Masschusetts
Perseids Meteor Shower, Gooseberry Island, Westport, Massachusetts
ISO 4000, 18mm, f/2.8, 10 seconds. noise added.

2 Comments Add yours

  1. Roe* says:

    These are so beautiful! Not only did the stars put on quite a show but the photography is wonderful! I missed this event, but I am looking forward to the next one! SO GLAD YOU SHARED THESE!

    1. jeffgolenski says:

      Thank you! Glad you enjoyed them!

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