Amateur Astronomy Association of Pittsburgh

2002 Photography Contest

Atmospheric Phenomena

Second Place


This is the Northern Lights from the Black Forest Sky Party in north central Pennsylvania

Sept 7, 2002 at about 9 PM. This is facing NNE, note most of the Big Dipper in the background.


About 15 second exposure with a 28mm f2.8 lens using Kodak PJ 400 film from a tripod.