Gminid Meteor Shower, from Bow Summit, Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada.
This was one of those slogs...2.5 hour drive, Then a half hour hike up, breaking a trail in hip deep snow. Temperature -28c. Then set up a tripod, and stand a round in the dark hoping to catch something. But oh so worth it!
Canon 5d4, with a Tamron 24-70 f2,8 at 24mm, f2.8, 20 sec, iso 6400.
The strongest affection and utmost zeal should, I think, promote the studies concerned with the most beautiful objects. This is the discipline that deals with the universe's divine revolutions, the stars' motions, sizes, distances, risings and settings . . . for what is more beautiful than heaven?"
— Nicolaus Copernicus