A bit hazy in Montalban, Rizal but the Milky Way still pierces through. I only saw 7 meteors in a span of 4 hours… Not a very spectacular Lyrids this year, but the dark sky and the fairly steady seeing (I saw Saturn’s bands for the first time through my telescope!) was more than what I have expected :)
We were photographing the skies (the Milky Way in particular), and at the same time hoping to see some meteors :)
I was able to capture long exposure shots of various regions of the sky, but upon reviewing my images, no meteors have registered. Shown below is a section of the Milky Way imaged with the piggy-back setup described above. Too many stars and deep-sky stuff!! This is my best Milky Way photo to date :)
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