Moonset with Organ Pipe Cactus


Cradled in the arms of an organ-pipe cactus, the just-past-full moon sets in the golden light of sunrise.

Location: Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, Arizona
Date: March 30, 2002
Time: 6:35 a.m. MST
Camera: Olympus OM-1 35mm SLR on fixed tripod
Film: Fuji Provia 100 slide
Focal length: 200 mm
Aperture: f/32
Exposure time: 1/4 second
Scanner: Nikon Coolscan LS-2000

Revised: April 30, 2005
Copyright © 2002 Joe Orman
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