(Photo © Fort Photo) Photographer Michael Menfee created this composite image — made from 324 shots of 25 seconds each — in August 2012, near Copperton, Wyo. Another image was taken at a longer ... more 
(Photo © Fort Photo) Photographer Michael Menfee created this composite image — made from 324 shots of 25 seconds each — in August 2012, near Copperton, Wyo. Another image was taken at a longer shutter speed, he writes, for foreground lighting from the moonlight. “When I saw how clearly the Milky Way was rendering to the west, I couldn't resist pointing one camera away from the meteor shower radiant to test my luck. With over 27 meteors, my luck was very good!” he writes. less 
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