Taken 17-Nov-12
Visitors 298

32 of 53 photos
Categories & Keywords

Subcategory:Night Sky
Subcategory Detail:
Keywords:Estate, Gallows Hill', history,, Lisanoure, Stars, astrophotography., witness
Photo Info

Dimensions6928 x 4624
Original file size30.3 MB
Image typeJPEG
Color spacesRGB
Date taken17-Nov-12 21:44
Date modified25-Sep-13 21:05
Shooting Conditions

Camera modelNIKON D800E
Focal length16 mm
Focal length (35mm)16 mm
Max lens aperturef/4
Exposure30s at f/4
FlashNot fired, compulsory mode
Exposure bias0 EV
Exposure modeManual
Exposure prog.Manual
ISO speedISO 1600
Metering modePattern
Digital zoom1x
The Witnesses

The Witnesses

These five trees are all that remain on top of Gallows Hill, a small hill with a rather gruesome history, close to Lisanoure Estate in Co Antrim. The trees have witnessed much, the stars much more. And as stars have always done, they bear witness to a light beyond themselves.