Gold / 2019 / Nature / Sky

Speed

  • Prize
    Gold in Nature/Sky
  • Photographer
    SERGIO GALAN SANCHIS
  • Credit
    SERGIO GALAN SANCHIS

This serie is about Earth's rotation movement, that is faster than most of us think (460 m/s). As you see stars apparently lined with Earth’s axis (Polaris at North), you believe stars are moving around this point. It’s an optical effect. Actually stars move but not around Polaris. 1. Astrophisic Observatory Teruel, Spain: 4h TimeLapse (TL). 2. Telecommunication towers. Valencia, Spain: 2,5h TL. 3. Sahara desert. M’Hamid, South Morocco: 1h TL. 4. Serra Castle. Valencia, Spain: 1h TL. 5. Garbí,Valencia, Spain: 1h TL. 6. Astrophisic Observatory Teruel, Spain: 2h TL.

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