Theme: Star Trail

A long exposure shot of a beautiful star trail.

This theme was suggested by Soham.

Voting Rules

  • View the submissions sorted by active to give every submitter a fair chance
  • Vote up as many images as you like
  • Please, up votes only! Do NOT vote down your competitors! If you don't like an image, don't vote
  • Voting closes on May 9, 2022 at 12:01 AM UTC (00:01 UTC if you prefer a 24-hour time). The winner will be chosen based on votes at that time.

Submission Rules

  1. One photo submission per answer. Up to three (3) entries allowed.
  2. Post only photos taken by yourself or the person with you.
  3. All entries should include:
    • a title for the photo
    • a location and date, if known
    • camera, lens, film stock, and exposure settings, if known
    • any other explanatory notes, comments, etc., that you want to include (completely optional)
  4. The submitted image must conform to this site's content license, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 (CC BY-SA 4.0) with attribution required.
  5. Do not use this as a forum for photo critique. Use chat instead, or ask a new question about your image.

Next Contest

Suggest a theme by writing a new answer at the Photo of the Week Theme Ideas thread. Please make sure to check the PotW theme ideas Archive first, to make sure you aren't recycling a theme.

The highest-voted theme will be the next theme.

Good luck!

Previous contest: 2022-04-11: Claustrophobic
Next contest: 2022-06-06: Reflections

  • \$\begingroup\$ scottbb - Please check the attribution below the photo of the week, the photo was originally posted by Aganju. \$\endgroup\$
    – user24582
    Apr 27, 2022 at 8:38
  • \$\begingroup\$ @user24582 Thanks for the heads up. Fixed =) \$\endgroup\$
    – scottbb
    Apr 28, 2022 at 16:09
  • \$\begingroup\$ No submissions? That's unusual! \$\endgroup\$ May 9, 2022 at 8:39
  • \$\begingroup\$ @spikey_richie yeah. I think it happened once before. \$\endgroup\$
    – scottbb
    May 9, 2022 at 21:57
  • \$\begingroup\$ I live in a built-up area, with no reasonably close dark zones to move to, so astro is pretty much out for me. \$\endgroup\$ May 10, 2022 at 7:11


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