Elephant Star Trails – Borrego Springs – Amazing Sculptures of Ricardo Breceda

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The amazing sculptures of Ricardo Breceda in this long exposure star trails photo taken in the desert of California.

Equipment:  Nikon D610, Nikkor 14-24mm f/2.8 lens, Feisol tripod.

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Babar Begins His Lonely Luna Trek: Elephant Star Trails, Borrego Springs – Amazing Sculptures by Ricardo Breceda

The sculpture of the elephant was created by Ricardo Breceda. The camera is facing more or less to the east. This 37 minute long exposure star trails photo shows the perceived movement of the stars in the night sky. And it also shows the trail of the moon! Title: Babar Begins His Lonely Luna Trek (1595) Photo: Ken Lee Photography Info: Nikon D610, AF-S Nikkor 14-24mm f/2.8G ED lens. Location: Borrego Springs, CA USA

The sculpture of the elephant was created by Ricardo Breceda. The camera is facing more or less to the east. This 37 minute long exposure star trails photo shows the perceived movement of the stars in the night sky. And it also shows the trail of the moon!
Title: Babar Begins His Lonely Luna Trek (1595)
Photo: Ken Lee Photography
Info: Nikon D610, AF-S Nikkor 14-24mm f/2.8G ED lens.
Location: Borrego Springs, CA USA

Please click on the photo to view it larger and more clearly!  Thanks!

The sculpture of the elephant was created by Ricardo Breceda. The camera is facing more or less to the east. This 37 minute long exposure star trails photo shows the perceived movement of the stars in the night sky. And it also shows the trail of the moon!

Title: Babar Begins His Lonely Luna Trek (1595)
Photo: Ken Lee Photography
Info: Nikon D610, AF-S Nikkor 14-24mm f/2.8G ED lens.
Location: Borrego Springs, CA USAElephant

Equipment:  Nikon D610, Nikkor 14-24mm f/2.8 lens, Feisol tripod.

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You can see more of these photos here  on my Ken Lee Photography Facebook Page (poke your head in, say hi, and “like” the page if you would, uh, like), on 500px, or my Ken Lee Google+ Page. We discuss long exposure, night sky, star trails, and coastal long exposure photography, as well as lots of other things, so I hope you can join us!

And you can go to the Ken Lee Photography website, which has more photos from Ken Lee.  Thank you very much for visiting!

 

Sunrise, Tower of Babel, Arches National Park, Utah

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A warm beautiful morning wish to you, wherever you are.

Sunrise, Tower of Babel, Arches National Park, Utah. Taken on the way back to finally sleep after photographing the Milky Way around the park all night.
Info: Nikon D610 and Nikkor 14-24mm f/2.8 lens.
Photo: Ken Lee Photography

Equipment:  Nikon D610, Nikkor 14-24mm f/2.8 lens, Feisol tripod.

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You can see more of these photos here  on my Ken Lee Photography Facebook Page (poke your head in, say hi, and “like” the page if you would, uh, like), on 500px, or my Ken Lee Google+ Page. We discuss long exposure, night sky, star trails, and coastal long exposure photography, as well as lots of other things, so I hope you can join us!

And you can go to the Ken Lee Photography website, which has more photos from Ken Lee.  Thank you very much for visiting!

 

Rattledragon Star Trails, Borrego Springs – Ricardo Breceda’s Amazing Sculptures

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I wanted to create this vortex around the dragon’s head with the stars. I left the camera clicking away for 50 minutes to create this effect with the stars. All color work was done during the exposure, and is not a Photoshop creation.

The dragon sculpture was created by Ricardo Breceda. The dragon is 350 feet (106 meters) in length. I shot photos with noted astronomer Dennis Mammana the night before. There was some wind in the south part of Borrego Springs. The next day, after having dinner with him, I decided to try the north part, which seems to be often less windy.

Title: Rattledragon Portal
Photo: Ken Lee Photography
Info: Nikon D610, AF-S Nikkor 14-24mm f/2.8G ED lens at 14mm, 50 minutes total exposure. I stacked 100 photos of 30 seconds each at f/3.5, ISO 1000 using StarStax. Processing in Photoshop CS4 with Nik Viveza. 2014-06-18 02:10. Light painted with an LED flashlight with a red gel. All color work was done during the exposure, and is not a Photoshop creation.
Location: Borrego Springs, CA USA
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Quería crear este vórtice alrededor de la cabeza del dragón con las estrellas. Salí de la cámara al hacer clic de distancia durante 50 minutos para crear este efecto con las estrellas. Todo el trabajo de color se hizo durante la exposición, y no es una creación de Photoshop.

La escultura del dragón fue creado por Ricardo Breceda. Está a 350 feet (106 m) de largo. Me tiro fotos con el astrónomo señaló Dennis Mammana la noche anterior. Había un poco de viento en la parte sur de Borrego Springs. Al día siguiente, después de cenar con él, me decidí a probar la parte norte, que parece ser a menudo menos viento.

Título: Rattledragon Portal
Foto: Ken Lee Fotografía
Info: Nikon D610, AF-S Nikkor 14-24mm f / 2.8G ED lente a 14 mm, 50 minutos de exposición total. Apilé 100 fotos de 30 segundos cada uno en f/3.5, ISO 1000 usando StarStaX. Procesamiento en Photoshop CS4 con Nik Viveza. 18/06/2014 02:10. Pintura de luz con una linterna LED con un gel rojo. Todo el trabajo de color se hizo durante la exposición, y no es una creación de Photoshop.
Ubicación: Borrego Springs, CA, EE.UU.

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Equipment:  Nikon D610, Nikkor 14-24mm f/2.8 lens, Feisol tripod.

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Spanish Father Star Trails, Borrego Springs – Ricardo Breceda’s Amazing Sculptures

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The sculpture of the father was created by Ricardo Breceda. The camera is facing more or less to the west. These star trails were created as the earth rotated during the 50 minutes of exposure time. All color work was done during the exposure, and is not a Photoshop creation.

Title: El Padre y La Lluvia de Estrellas (1527)
Photo: Ken Lee Photography
Info: Nikon D610, AF-S Nikkor 14-24mm f/2.8G ED lens at 14mm, 50 minutes total exposure. I stacked 100 photos of 30 seconds each at f/3.5, ISO 2000 using StarStax. Processing in Photoshop CS4 with Nik Viveza. 2014-06-17 23:47. Light painted with an LED flashlight with a red gel. All color work was done during the exposure, and is not a Photoshop creation.
Location: Borrego Springs, CA USA
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La escultura del padre fue creado por Ricardo Breceda. La cámara se enfrenta a más o menos hacia el oeste.

Título: El Padre y La Lluvia de Estrellas
Foto: Ken Lee Photography
Info: Nikon D610, AF-S Nikkor 14-24mm f / 2.8G ED lente a 14 mm, 50 minutos de exposición total. Apilé 100 fotos de 30 segundos cada uno en f/3.5, ISO 2000 usando StarStax. Procesamiento en Photoshop CS4 con Nik Viveza. 2014-06-17 23:47. Luz pintado con una linterna LED con un gel rojo. Todo el trabajo de color se hizo durante la exposición, y no es una creación de Photoshop.
Ubicación: Borrego Springs, CA, EE.UU.

#startrails #estrellas #stars #kenlee #father #moon #borregosprings #nikon #lightpainting #longexposure #astrophotography #desert #nature #ricardobreceda #dennismammana #nightsky #nightskyphotography #pintadodeluz #largaexposicion

Equipment:  Nikon D610, Nikkor 14-24mm f/2.8 lens, Feisol tripod.

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You can see more of these photos here  on my Ken Lee Photography Facebook Page (poke your head in, say hi, and “like” the page if you would, uh, like), on 500px, or my Ken Lee Google+ Page. We discuss long exposure, night sky, star trails, and coastal long exposure photography, as well as lots of other things, so I hope you can join us!

And you can go to the Ken Lee Photography website, which has more photos from Ken Lee.  Thank you very much for visiting!