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Peter Lowenstein
Mutare, Zimbabwe
06:12 pm

Equipment Details:

Tripod-mounted Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS40 in manual exposure mode (4 seconds at f/4.3)

Post-processing Details:

Compilation of montage of three photos taken between 6.12 and 6.20 pm. Minimal application of Star Spikes Pro filter to make planets and stars more clearly vivible.

Image Details:

Mars (top), Regulus, Algeiba and Venus with thin Waxing Crescent Moon and Mercury below descending towards horizon in fading volcanic sunset glow from 6.12 to 6.20 pm.