Right now, some 50 plus million kilometres away the Curiosity Rover is exploring the martian landscape on Mars.

Standing in front of this awe-inspiring scene I felt as though we too were exploring a new world.

After an unsuccessful night Damien, Craig and I decided to brave the elements and try our luck again for a clear sky.

We arrived and things weren't looking promising but to our surprise the clouds began to clear - we persevered and shortly after it was time to finally shoot our star trail!

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