Flashback: Trona Glow Star Trails

Trona Glow Star TrailsPlease click on the photo to view it larger and more clearly!  Thanks!

This photo won the Los Angeles Times Editor’s Choice for SummerPhotos, 2013, and is featured on the front page of the LA Times Travel section for 22 Sept. 2013! Wow!


This photo was chosen for the prestigious Photoburst Photo of the Day for 21 Sept 2013!

A heavenly nocturnal show of the movement of the stars with the glow of the little town of Trona below.

Title: Trona Glow Star Trails
Photographer: Ken Lee
Info: Nikon D7000 with Tokina 11-16mm f/2.8 lens, 51 minute total exposure that was stacked in PS4. Each individual photo was a 30 second exposure, f/2.8, ISO 400. 18 July 2013 begun at 12:28 am.
Location: Trona Pinnacles, California, USA

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

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!



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