Part 2 Sceneries in dark night
Rising Big Dipper from grove

Date & Time: Dec 12 1998, 26:20 JST(+0900), 40min. Exp.
Optical: SMC Takmar f=55mm F3.5, Aperture: F5.6
Camera: PENTAX 67
Film: Ektachrome E100S (+2EV pushed)
Location: Ooizumi vil., Yamanashi pref.
Digitized with Kodak PRO PHOTO CD Service

In after the midnight of December, the Big Dipper already rises to signal the spring of night sky in coming. But it's the only beginning of winter in the world here below, a dim bluish light just under the Big Dipper is from a skiing ground.

Setting Scorpius toward west sky

The light trail of Orion

Copyright(c) 1999 by Naoyuki Kurita, All rights reserved.
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