when i posted a picture of my mate failing to set his hand on fire
i said that i had a good reason why we didn't persevere with that endeavour. this is the reason - we were surrounded by thousands of bright, beautiful stars. it's actually been a good few years
since i last posted an astro picture, which i interpret as having spent too long in light polluted cities or under the cover of clouds. that's a shame as there is something indescribably special about lying down outside and staring up at your galaxy. and for me, it's a real thrill to get back into taking long exposures and capturing the view if not the feeling.
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