Aurora: May 19–20, 2023

Aurora Borealis

It was a love­ly night for the auro­ra. It’s too bad I was stand­ing next to my car, bro­ken down on the side of the Trans-Cana­da High­way, while I watched it.

Thanks to my love­ly wife Kath­leen who came and res­cued me, and kept me com­pa­ny while we wait­ed on a tow truck.

Nerdy details: all the pho­tos were tak­en at 11mm, 5 sec­onds, f/2.8, ISO 3200 and edit­ed (light­ly) in GIMP. The panora­ma at the top is 3 pho­tos stitched togeth­er with Hugin