The result of a lovely crisp, cold, moonless night at Wye River.
I’m not totally happy with the result, but when it’s that cold and you managed to get your feet wet, you only get one go at it.
The twig in the foreground was illuminated with a torch for one of the exposures.
Camera: Canon 5DII
Lens: EF 16-35 f2.8
Focal length: 16mm (Note – full frame sensor)
Shutter Speed: 30 seconds x 118 exposures
White balance: Auto
Drive Mode: Burst
118 Images Blended.
Remote shutter release
Lightroom – straighten
103 Images Blended using Achim Schaller’s Startrails application
Photoshop – Slight Levels, curves, saturation