The 2015 Perseid meteor shower reached its peak on Aug. 12 and 13, offering a dazzling display for skywatchers with clear weather to see it. See photos of the Perseids here by skywatchers. HERE: Photographer Chris Bakley captured this photo of a Persied meteor streaking over Cape May, New Jersey during the Perseid meteor shower's peak on Aug. 12, 2015."Best meteor shower in years!" he exclaimed.See more photos in our full gallery here.
Tudorica Image of 2008 Perseid Meteor Shower - A mountain top above the clouds and light-polluted cities of Romania served as a good spot from which astrophotographer Alex Tudorica could watch the 2008 Perseid meteor shower.
Perseids meteor shower as observed from the Snowy Range in Wyoming "This is a composite of 23 images, 22 for the meteors/stars and 1 taken at sunrise for the foreground which was lightly blended in. I also corrected the orientation of the meteors to account for the rotation of the earth (this took forever!)”
2013 Perseid Meteors Over Orcas Island, WA | Astrophotographer Cody Limber sent in a photo of some early Perseid meteors that he caught from his deck on Orcas Island in Washington. The shot combines images taken over the course of four days in August 2013.