Mountain Star Trails #1
Photographed by Fred Lusk on May 2, 2020
From East of Fresno at about 4300 ft elevation
I wanted a spot where I could capture both star trails and the lights of the San Joaquin Valley. I also wanted a dark sky sight, but the light from the slightly gibbous Moon nixed that.
Imaging Camera:
Olympus E-M1 Mark 2
Imaging Scope/Lens:
MZuiko 8-mm f/1.8 rectangular frame fisheye
Manfrotto 3001 with Manfrotto 496RC2 ball head
Guide Scope/Camera:
Exposure Details:
Live Composite: 60 frames at 30 sec each (30 min total). ISO 400, f/4.0.

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