An eight second exposure at 2000 ISO nicely captures star fields as the moon rises over the Atlantic Ocean. Be sure to notice the Orion constellation in the right hand part of the sky.
Monthly Archives: December 2011
“Stroll along the Rim Walk, towering 2,000 feet directly above the Colorado River. The mesa that is Dead Horse Point provides breathtaking views of the canyon country of southeastern Utah and the pinnacles and buttes of Canyonlands National Park.
The Legend of Dead Horse Point: Cowboys corralled wild mustangs on the Point, then chose the horses they wanted. One time, for some unknown reason, horses were left corralled on the waterless point where they died of thirst.” – http://stateparks.utah.gov/parks/dead-horse
“Arches National Park preserves over 2,000 natural sandstone arches, like the world-famous Delicate Arch, as well as many other unusual rock formations. In some areas, the forces of nature have exposed millions of years of geologic history. The extraordinary features of the park create a landscape of contrasting colors, landforms and textures that is unlike any other in the world. ” – http://www.nps.gov/arch/index.htm
From 20th Century Fox Studios
For 31 miles on old state highway 101, The Avenue of the Giants is surrounded by Humboldt Redwoods State Park which has the largest remaining stand of old growth redwoods in the world.
Another cinemegraph of the ubiquitous seagull flying over the ocean in the Glades section of Scituate, MA.