How to photograph meteors with a DSLR ...

AMERICAN METEOR SOCIETY:

"With the advent of digital photography, taking pictures of meteors has become much easier and cheaper, and as a result, a new observing method and art form is taking shape. Digital meteor photography can supplement or replace visual or video observing sessions. The benefit of camera observing is simple — when you finish your session, hopefully you will have one or more meteor pictures that you can study and share. The picture will not only be a piece of science, but a piece of art."

Read more, here.

UPDATE: Info on 2015 Perseid meteor shower ...

"The 2015 Perseid meteor shower will peak on August 11, 12 and 13. A new moon on August 14, 2015 will create perfect conditions for watching the meteor shower."

Read more on how to catch the Perseid meteor shower, here.