A desolate place to the casual observer, the desert is a captivating if you spend some time there. Spanning four states in the American Southwest, The Mojave Desert has captured my attention for years.  I have driven across it several times, camped, wandered, and of course, photographed.

Mojave Print #617-1

Devil's Haystacks, Death Valley National Park, USA

This exposure was made on color slide film with a Hasselblad medium format film camera.  The exposure time was several hours which allowed the star trails to converge, and caused the color of the film to shift into surreal purples and reds.

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