new icn messageflickr-free-ic3d pan white
Needle in Time [C_036480-589br] | by Steven Christenson
Back to photostream

Needle in Time [C_036480-589br]

A quick study in what might be possible. Unfortunately I was not well prepared. At least I proved in theory that a Star Circle surrounding the Space Needle is possible. Urban star trails are not simple, however!

 

This would have definitely worked better in portrait mode. The bugaboo was avoiding the glaringly bright light that you see in the lower left. No, that's not the light, that's RIMLIGHT off the top of my black knit hat while I strategically stood there to block the unwanted light and waited to capture enough images.

 

Where is this shooting location exactly? Here's your hint: 7-11; 39-40.

 

 

Press "L" or double click the image to see a larger version.

 

© Copyright 2012, Steven Christenson

StarCircleAcademy.com

 

BLOG || Events || FaceBook || Twitter || 500px

 

All rights reserved. Curious what "all rights reserved means?" it means that without written permission you may not: copy, transmit, modify, use, print or display this image in any context other than as it appears in Flickr.

2,519 views
4 faves
5 comments
Taken on January 31, 2012