Thursday, October 1, 2009

Starry, Starry Night

(Apologies to Vincent and to Don McLean)A moonless might at the cabin at 9 PM.
ISO 100
lens 24mm
F2.8
24 min.
And of course, use a tripod and aim towards the north for the circular effect.
To see more skies, click here.

32 comments:

Guy D said...

Wow Martha, what an awesome image.

Have a great weekend
Guy
Regina In Pictures

overtiredmum said...

That's amazing, the trees are so sharp and make the picture. I want to have a go but it's really cloudy here!

Pacey said...

That's a great and very creative...Thanks for the shooting tip too. Have a nice weekend.

Sylvia K said...

Fantastic! And Vincent and Don McLean would be proud!! One of my favorites, by the way!

Enjoy your weekend!

Sylvia

Barb said...

Hi Martha,
I have to catch up with your postings now that I'm back. This is a very creative photo. I've never tried anything like it. Glad you gave the specifics.

Janie said...

Very cool time lapse photo! And now I'm humming "Vincent". I love that song.

Grace Olsson said...

That is amazing...
And congrats for you.

Congratulations for the photos.
http://graceolsson.com/blog/2009/10/lago-bohinj-slovenija-lake-bohinj-slovenia/

Yogi♪♪♪ said...

I love this. Very unique and beautiful photograph.

Ann said...

That is spectacular.

Carver said...

This is such an artistic shot. I bet Vincent and Don would both like it too. I still find myself singing that song sometimes when looking at the stars.

Carol said...

Wow...great shot....very creative...

Photo Cache said...

WOW! I should learn this, but first I should get the right "gear".

Happy Friday!

James said...

That is a really creative shot. I would love to try it some time.
Great job!

Rune (Bildebloggen) said...

wow...awesome phote!

Linda Reeder said...

that's cool!

koala said...

WOW







just WOW

This Is My Blog - fishing guy said...

Martha: Very nice job of capturing the stars movement.

eileeninmd said...

Cool capture and very creative! Thanks for sharing.

Ebie said...

Beautiful! I learn new tip today! The title reminds me of Don McLean's song, one of my favorite oldies.

Wren said...

Beautiful photo, Martha. I've thought of trying this, but not done so. You're inspiring me to be more proactive the next clear fall night.

ramosforestenvironment.com said...

Great shot.
I´ve noticed about it. I´ll try it too!!!
Thanks for share.
Luiz Ramos

mountain.mama said...

Great use of a tripod and the night sky!

Ginnymo said...

That is so neat Martha!!

Diane AZ said...

Fabulous movement and colors, I love it!

Teri C said...

Wow, what an interesting image!

Tammie Lee said...

wild and wonderful photo, well done!
Spirithelpers

Larry said...

Very surreal sky photo Martha. It makes me want to sleep outside.

Regina said...

Wow Martha. This is really amazing!

toby said...

That's beautiful - I am so impressed!

happilyretired said...

MARVELOUS view ... methinks no apologies needed.
Hugs and blessings,

Vogon Poet said...

I really have to try this...

Lisa Wilson said...

What a fun shot! Very beautiful.