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The Colors of Autumn

How beautifully leaves grow old.   How full of light and color are their last days.                     — John Burroughs   Read more

Nights and Lights – Part II

My previous post included an image of the circular star trails above Grandfather Mountain.  To be honest, I wasn’t exactly thrilled with that image for several reasons.  First,  it was bisected by the navigation lights of a red-eye special jet.  Although it was shot using a tripod, the winds that night were more than marginal and contributed to the fuzziness of the star trails.   Finally, the North Star or Polaris, which is approximately on the axis of Earth’s rotation, was not included. Read more