08/15/2012 05:46 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Milky Way Wedding Photo: Melbourne Photographer Captures Bride, Groom And Milky Way (PHOTO)

One lucky match-made-in-heaven tied the knot under the heavens -- and got it on camera.

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Lakshal Perera, a wedding photographer in Melbourne, Australia, captured one couple under the Milky Way on their wedding day.

With a 71-second exposure -- the average exposure ranges from 1/100 to 1/400 of a second -- Perera was able to bring the sky to life behind the bride and groom, reports My Modern MET.

According to Perera's blog, the photo was taken in New South Wales.


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