Amateur Photographer Shoots Largest Ever True Color Photo of the Night Sky

by Michael Zhang · May 04, 2011

The largest true-color photograph of the night sky ever created, shot by 28-year-old amateur astrophotographer Nick Risinger using six astronomical cameras.  The final image is composed of 37,000 separate photographs.

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http://www.petapixel.com/2011/05/04/amateur-photographer-shoots-largest-ever-photo-of-the-night-sky/

The High Definition Photo:
http://media.skysurvey.org/interactive360/index.html