Starry, starry night!

© Debbie Bray

Starry, starry night!

Jeff W. Robinson Student 5/26/2012 3:14:02 AM

Wow - Very cool Debbie!! #1465288

Tammy M. Anderson 5/26/2012 3:35:16 AM

Great comp and love the star trails. #10151709

Carolyn M. Fletcher 5/26/2012 3:47:49 AM

Marvelous!!! Love it!! #10151738

Jack Gaskin 5/26/2012 3:51:07 AM

COOL in an EERIE SETTING Never seen these before that I can recall.

Jack #10151750

Shirley Sicurello 5/26/2012 5:07:22 AM

Well done! #10151914

Mike Clime 5/26/2012 12:55:56 PM

Very cool night shot, Debbie! Hope the ghosts didn't bother you! #10153299

John Connolly 5/26/2012 4:18:34 PM

A wonderful nightscene captured to perfection Debbie! You have excelled yourself with this one! #10153869

Laura E. Swan 5/26/2012 11:45:08 PM

This is so amazing, Debbie. What a great job you did here. I love the amazing trails! Wow!

There is something so special about old graveyards. I love reading the epitaphs. They were often so original and from the heart back n those days. Here is my favorite one that I memorized years ago:

Pause as you pass this by
As you are now so once was I
As I am now so will you be
So prepare thyself to follow me.

-Laura :) #10154722

Debbie Bray 5/26/2012 11:48:31 PM

Wow! What a strong verse, and yes Laura, they do have some unusual things written in those days, which they don't bother with anymore. Some of them suffered with a lot of pain before dying, and their epitaph said that!
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Laura E. Swan 5/27/2012 1:22:08 AM

Yes!! Very true!! Gun shot wounds and diseases that we have cures for now. Sad. In Key West Florida, USA (way back when) there was this married guy and everyone knew he was a huge philanderer. When he died his WIFE had written on his headstone: "Well, At Least Now I Will Know Where He Is At Night"...(Lol)


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Debbie Bray 5/27/2012 2:19:40 AM

Hehehee! She got the last laugh!! #10154806

Avril Mrs Young 5/27/2012 6:36:24 AM

glad I stopped by for a quick visit...and found not only this wonderful photo but lovely poem too...
wonderful capture here Debs, sure we will see this one again... #10155160

Neal D. Hatcher 5/27/2012 4:22:12 PM

Beautiful capture-Awesome star trails #10156087

Stephen Zacker 5/27/2012 5:44:42 PM

I think I see a ghost :-) This is cool #10156182

Lyn Darlington 5/28/2012 5:29:41 AM

Fantastic capture of the star trails! #10156919

Terry Cervi 5/28/2012 9:54:12 AM

Fantastic work, Debbie!! Love Laura's peoem too! #10157248

Patrick Rouzes 5/28/2012 11:31:55 AM

Incredible job & image, Debbie! Big winner in my book!
Like the converse with Laura-lol.
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Patrick Rouzes 5/28/2012 11:31:55 AM

Incredible job & image, Debbie! Big winner in my book!
Like the converse with Laura-lol.
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Ellen Hodges 5/28/2012 11:46:56 AM

Absolutely astounding and gorgeous capture, Deb!!! That must be so hard to do, but looks fabulous!!!! #10157402

Emile Abbott 5/28/2012 12:32:49 PM

I have not done much time lapse photography or star trails. Outstanding Debbie. #10157492

Thomas E. Hinds 5/28/2012 4:38:12 PM

This is a really neat image, Debbie! #10157824

Val Feldman 5/29/2012 9:29:08 AM

Wow, very, very cool...you oughtta save this one for a Halloween submit, too - that is, if (and it probably will) doesn't capture a Gold this time! Excellent creative thinking finding the perfect "stage" and then, applying all the superb camera set-up. WTG, Aussie Girl! :) #10158916

Wm Nosal 5/29/2012 1:13:51 PM

Cool Image, Debbie!
Great Job #10159461

Dayna Cain 5/30/2012 12:04:18 PM

WOW! This is an incredible shot! Excellent work. #10161695

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Description

We sat up way after midnight in this 1890's cemetery on a hill, in a little ghosttown. The sky was lit up with stars and the milky way, there was no moon, and no lights. Perfect for star trails.

Uploaded on 5/26/2012 12:26:01 AM

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Camera: Sony A850

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