This is a 20 second single exposure image. Taken with a Canon EOS 5D Mark II and Rokinon 14mm f/2.8 lens at f/2.8. This was taken at 11pm with a 2/3rd waxing moon and E-Rock to my back. I was facing west, looking for Orion and M-42.
Master of the universe
Grant me the ability to be alone;
May it be my custom to go outdoors each day
Among the trees and grass, among all living things.
And there may I be alone, and enter into prayer,
To talk with the one to whom I belong.
May I express there everything in my heart,
And may all the foliage of the field
(All grasses, trees and plants)
May they all awake at my coming,
To send the powers of their life into the words of my prayer
So that my prayer and speech are made whole
Through the life and the spirit of all growing things,
Which are made as one by their transcendent source.
--Rabbi Nachman of Bratslav (1772-1811)