Uploaded on May 28, 2011
Here is a minor edit to the excellent video by Stephane Guisard and Jose Francisco Salgado, posted at Nicolas Bustos channel. Visit http://eso.org for more about the European Southern Observatory.
Credits for original video:
ESO/José Francisco Salgado (http://www.josefrancisco.org)
ESO/S. Guisard (http://www.astrosurf.com/sguisard/)
The time-lapse starfield has been edited to show the rotation of the Earth from the point of view of the stars.
At http://youtu.be/wFpeM3fxJoQ is the original video by Guisard and Salgado.
At http://astrosurf.com/sguisard/ and http://josefrancisco.org/ are more pictures from the European Southern Observatory's Very Large Telescope (VLT) located in the Atacama Desert, Chile.
Music: "Arcadia" available at http://incompetech.com, copyright by Kevin Macleod.
If you like this, you may like at http://pigmentleft.blogspot.com/ some intriguing and well-executed 2d and 3d art.
For anyone interested, at http://www.bulletpeople.com/?p=1805 you can read how this video was done.