The Constellations of Orion and Taurus


The constellation of Orion, the Hunter, dominates the sky during the winter months. Taurus, the Bull, is visible at the upper right. Mars is prominent just above Taurus' primary star, Aldebaran. Canis Major, which includes the brightest star visible (Sirius) is also partially visible.

Taken at Big Bend National Park on 2/14/2023.


Lens: Rokinon 14mm @ f/4
Camera: Modified Canon 650D; ISO 3200
Exposure: 60 sec. (guided with Omegon MiniTrack LX2)
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