Perseid Meteor

Perseid Meteor past Cassiopeia Mike Barber, West Midlands, 10 August 2012. Equipment: Pentax K-r camera.

Mike Barber

Solihull, West Mids

Pentax K-r with standard lense and tripod. 30 second exposures at ISO 1600.

A Perseid Meteor rushing past Cassiopeia in the dusk twilight. I was very happy to have caught this literally seconds after setting up my equipment.