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Wadi Rum

Camera : Nikon D850

Lens : Nikon 8-15mm fisheye

Tripod : Really Right Stuff TVC 45

Head : Arca Swiss D4

Sky : 30secs F4.5 Iso 800

Foreground : 240secs F4.5 Iso 800

Filters : None

Wadi Rum is one of Jordan's most popular tourist sites and attracts a number of foreign tourists. Popular activities in the desert environment include 4x4 tours, camel rides, camping under the stars, riding Arabian horses, hiking and rock-climbing among the massive rock formations. Travellers staying in the area can overnight in Bedouin Camps located in the desert and glamping hotels. Hikers and adventurous travellers may also opt to camp outdoors under the stars. The astrophotgrapher has to his disposal numerous photo locations. Many mushrooms and arches are available to shoot as foreground subjects. A mushroom near the Kharaz arch provided the foreground element in this star trail of 600 images....

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