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297 megapixels! A very high resolution, large-format VAST photo print of the night sky, milky way, and stars over mountains and a lake; fine art astrophotography landscape photo created by Paul Wilson in Lake Wanaka, New Zealand

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297 MEGAPIXEL VAST PHOTO
Lake Wanaka, New Zealand
Paul Wilson specializes in capturing the beautiful night sky. He is based in New Zealand, which has some of the best night skies on the planet.

Paul spends many cold nights out under the stars shooting huge nightscape images, gazing up at the night sky emblazoned with light emitting from billions of galaxies.

Companies such as BBC Earth, Futurism, Daily Mail and Unilad, and have featured Paul's work, to name a few. Additionally, his work has generated a huge following on Facebook and Instagram.

He has a close relationship with companies such as Canon, SYRP, Fornax Tracking Mounts, Optolong, and GoPro, always helping them test and refine new equipment.
Date & TimeJune 6, 2017:  6:17am
LocationLake Wanaka, New Zealand
Coordinates-44.663206, 169.032758
Focal Length50mm
Aperturef/2.2
Shutter Speed10 sec
ISO10000
Number of Exposures80

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Total Pixels297,389,880
Horizontal Pixels25,128
Vertical Pixels11,835
Aspect Ratio2.12 : 1
File Size1,699 MB
Width @ 300ppi (perfect)6.98 feet
Height @ 300ppi3.29 feet
Width @ 150ppi (near-perfect)13.96 feet
Height @ 150ppi6.58 feet

Date & TimeJune 6, 2017:  6:17am
LocationLake Wanaka, New Zealand
Coordinates-44.663206, 169.032758
Focal Length50mm
Aperturef/2.2
Shutter Speed10 sec
ISO10000
Number of Exposures80

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