- Title: Ancient Star Gazer
- State/Province/Region: California
- Country: United States
- Nearest Area: White Mountains
- Nearest Town: Big Pine
- Brief Directions: Follow the signs to the Ancient Bristle Come pine forest out of Big Pine, Ca.
- Best Season: Summer
- Description: I had planned this shot for about a year. I knew I wanted to be in the while mountains during the perseid meteor showers in hopes of capturing a beautiful Bristle Cone Pine tree against the milky way and possible a shooting meteor - being there at the right time, would at least give me a chance. Much to my surprise, I captured two meteors! of the 30 or images I took that night, this was the only one the had meteors in it, and it was easily my favorite composition.
- Gear: Nikon D3S, Nikon 17-35 2.8
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