This was a shot that I was pleased that it turned out as I was afraid the night was going to be a bust. When I arrived back at the park at night, I found the area heavily covered in clouds and feared that the night would be a loss. However, the ambient light pollution from nearby Moab, reflected back off of the clouds allowing for an eery yellow glow to be cast down on the landscape. The clouds effectively blocked my view of the stars but that allowed for much longer exposure times and I was pleasantly surprised by the way this shot

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