Wheel in the Sky

© Steven F. Son

Wheel in the Sky

Serena Pierce 2/2/2004 7:30:12 PM

Wow! Great capture Steven! #93792

Brenda Tharp 2/2/2004 10:25:08 PM

Nice job, Steven - all it takes is to be away from those horrid city lights, and in an atmospherically clear area - and the Jemez Mtns are certainly that! Cool colors... #359360

Anette Linnea Rasmussen 2/3/2004 12:51:47 AM

Great image, Steven! Well done! #359406

Iva Villi 2/3/2004 1:53:05 AM

This is beautiful Steven! :o) #359416

Ellen Peach 2/3/2004 10:15:20 AM

Excellent image, Steven....I lived in Los Alamos for 16 years and miss not missing 'those horrid city lights'! #360188

Steven F. Son 2/12/2004 1:38:52 PM

Thanks for the nice responses! #373641

Tushar N. Dadarwala 3/15/2004 5:28:57 AM

Nice photo. I like the "wheels". I have been out there in the blistering cold for many years. But never captured this type of image. Very nice.

#424717

Steven F. Son 3/15/2004 5:32:15 AM

Tushar, thanks for the comment. It was very cold! Keep trying, there is a certain amount of luck involved too. -steve #424723

Robin L. Wehrman 3/19/2004 9:45:28 AM

WOW this is outstanding, Congratulations Steven!! #433252

Susana Matos 3/19/2004 12:07:20 PM

Congratulations, outstanding photo!!
Cheers from Portugal, Su #433853

Steven F. Son 3/20/2004 7:20:00 AM

Thanks again, and congratulations to all the finalists! #436211

Odelia 8/31/2005 7:11:33 PM

Great photo! I can't help the sensation of just wanting to jump in and swim among the stars. #1791088

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Description

This is a 4.5 hour exposure at f2.8. It was taken in the Jemez mountains during the night of a cool clear night in October, just after a new moon. I used Fuji Reala 100 that may have helped bring out the scattered blue star light because of its extra cyan emulsion layer.

Uploaded on 2/2/2004 7:10:26 PM

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