Pike's Peak Region

 

Like rockets launched against a distant enemy, stars hurtle to the west in this view of the Pike's Peak region from the Puma Hills near Wilkerson Pass.  Thunderclouds that passed earlier now lay over the cities of Colorado Springs (left) and Pueblo, reflecting their light.

 

Instrument: Fuji GSW690-III with 65mm fixed lens at f/5.6

Film: Kodak Ektachrome E200

Exposure: 55 minutes

Filter: None

Location: Puma Hills

Date: 02 Sep 00