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Milky Way above the Himalayas
Lens: Pentax HD Pentax-D FA 24-70mm f/2.8ED SDM WR Camera: Pentax K-1 II Photo Location: Dolpo, Nepal ISO: 500 Shutter Speed: Above 6s Aperture: F2.8 
Posted By: Dan Paris, 11-21-2018, 03:07 AM

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Here is an astro-landscape from the Dolpo region in Nepal. Taken from a high camp at 4,900m, 12 x 30" with astrotracer, stacked with Sequator. The mountain is the Dhaulagiri II at 7,751m

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QuoteOriginally posted by Dan Paris Quote
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Here is an astro-landscape from the Dolpo region in Nepal. Taken from a high camp at 4,900m, 12 x 30" with astrotracer, stacked with Sequator. The mountain is the Dhaulagiri II at 7,751m

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The scale of the himalayas is daunting to all but those fit enough . It is a pity that I am too old to grow up to be just like you . This photo is very impressive .

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Thanks a lot marosari, François and pichaser

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Absolutely amazing!!!
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QuoteOriginally posted by Dan Paris Quote
Hi,
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Here is an astro-landscape from the Dolpo region in Nepal. Taken from a high camp at 4,900m, 12 x 30" with astrotracer, stacked with Sequator. The mountain is the Dhaulagiri II at 7,751m

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Lovely detail & foreground!

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Thanks a lot DrawsACircle and Adam !

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Eleven more like this and I'll buy the calendar.
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Eleven more like this and I'll buy the calendar.
I will buy two.
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This is just excellent!

Maybe one day I'll make it out there...
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Thanks a lot Outlander, DW58, pichaser and bertwert. I have some more but for a full calendar I'll have to book a second trip there....
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Hi,
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Here is an astro-landscape from the Dolpo region in Nepal. Taken from a high camp at 4,900m, 12 x 30" with astrotracer, stacked with Sequator. The mountain is the Dhaulagiri II at 7,751m

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Lovely photo. You made excellent use of your K-1ii.
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QuoteOriginally posted by Dan Paris Quote
Hi,
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Here is an astro-landscape from the Dolpo region in Nepal. Taken from a high camp at 4,900m, 12 x 30" with astrotracer, stacked with Sequator. The mountain is the Dhaulagiri II at 7,751m

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Wonderful image!
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