Monday’s launch attempt was scrubbed at the last minute due to a sailboat in the safety range area. This first photo (5sec exposure) includes the International Space Station passing over the launch pad, minutes after the scrub – no accident, as orbital geometry and physics demand that Antares’ launch is perfectly coordinated with the ISS orbit.
Archive for October, 2014
5DMII, Long exposures, sky, Wallops Island on October 28, 2014 by budbranch
5DMII, Astrophotography on October 24, 2014 by budbranch